Posts tagged with "Women in STEM"

Tracy Science on Saturday

Media advisory: 'Science on Saturday' in Tracy explores fusion and creating a sun on earth

Apr. 20, 2016 -  
Who: Lawrence Livermore scientist Tammy Ma and teacher Tom Shefler of Granada High School will present “Harnessing Fusion: Creating a Sun on Earth.” This popular Science on Saturday presentation was featured earlier this year in Livermore. What: The 2016 Science on Saturday series highlights women...
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Girls explore engineering careers at conference

Mar. 2, 2016 -  
More than 300 local girls, excited to learn about engineering, flocked to the Las Positas Campus on Saturday for the 38th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons (TVEYH) conference. The goal of the conference is to spark girls’ interest in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM)...
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Celebrating African American Heritage Month: Meet two mid-career LLNL employees

Feb. 26, 2016 -  
In honor of African American Heritage Month, the African American Body of Laboratory Employees (ABLE) and the Office of Strategic Diversity and Inclusion Programs at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory are spotlighting a few early and mid-career employees, specifically focused on the employees'...
Science on Saturday

Media advisory: ‘Science on Saturday’ lecture explores the world through statistics

Feb. 25, 2016 -  
Who : Lawrence Livermore scientist Ana Kupresanin and teacher Richard Newton of Tracy High School will present “From Basketball and Medicine to Climate: Understanding the World Through Statistics,” the fourth and final lecture in the 2016 Science on Saturday series. The series theme is “Women in...
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Media advisory: Tri-Valley ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ Conference at Las Positas College

Feb. 24, 2016 -  
WHO : More than 300 girls in grades 6-9 will gather to meet scientists and engineers and explore careers in math and science at the 38 th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizon’s Conference . WHAT : The Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference is an annual event geared to increase interest...

Media Advisory: ‘Science on Saturday’ lecture looks at fusion and creating a sun on Earth

Feb. 18, 2016 -  
WHO: Lawrence Livermore scientist Tammy Ma and teacher Tom Shefler of Granada High School will present “Harnessing Fusion: Creating a Sun on Earth,” the third lecture in the 2016 Science on Saturday series. The series theme is “Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).” WHAT...

Media advisory: ‘Science on Saturday’ lecture to explore human physiology on a microchip

Feb. 11, 2016 -  
WHO : Lawrence Livermore scientists Elizabeth Wheeler, Monica Moya, Kris Kulp, Sarah Felix and Heather Enright, along with teacher Erin McKay of Tracy High School, will present “iCHIP: Human Physiology in the Palm of Your Hand,” the second lecture in the 2016 Science on Saturday series with the...
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'Science on Saturday' lecture takes a walk down the periodic table and explores Livermorium

Feb. 3, 2016 -  
WHO : Lawrence Livermore scientist Dawn Shaughnessy and Katherine Huang, a Dougherty Valley High School teacher, will present “Behold Livermorium: A Quest for New Elements,” the kickoff lecture for the 2016 Science on Saturday series featuring women in science, technology, engineering and...
Science on Saturday

Lecture series highlights women in STEM

Jan. 25, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, California — Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's popular lecture series "Science on Saturday" returns Feb. 6 and runs through Feb. 27. The series will offer four lectures with the theme “Women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).” The lectures are free and...
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Registration opens Jan. 26 for Tri-Valley ‘Expanding Your Horizons’ Conference

Jan. 21, 2016 -  
The 38 th annual Tri-Valley Expanding Your Horizons Conference will be held Saturday, Feb. 27, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Las Positas College Gymnasium, 3000 Campus Hill Drive, Livermore. Registration for the conference opens Tuesday, Jan. 26, at 10 a.m. for Tri-Valley students, and Tuesday, Feb...