Posts tagged with "STEM"

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Meet Dayjon Gabbidon: future health physicist

Aug. 7, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Meet Brittney Murray: future microbiologist

Jul. 31, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Teacher ventures into the stratosphere

Jul. 29, 2015 -  
Dan Burns, a science teacher at Los Gatos High School, is one teacher who takes experiential learning to a whole new level. While most teachers spend their summer taking a break or going on vacation, Burns started his off with the SOFIA Airborne Astronomy Ambassador program aboard a Boeing 747...

Meet Juan Diaz Leon: future materials scientist

Jul. 23, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...

Stumbling into physics and sticking with it

Jul. 20, 2015 -  
While growing up in Puerto Rico, Miguel Morales was interested in basketball and volleyball and not much else. But that all changed when he picked up a science book. “The idea of being an intellectual was not a popular thing,” he said. “I stumbled into physics and all of a sudden there was nothing...
dannykimberly

Meet Kim Danny: future environmental scientist

Jul. 17, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
tra

Teachers flock to summer research academies

Jul. 16, 2015 -  
The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) Teacher Research Academy (TRA) 2015 summer series kicked off in June with more than 50 science teachers committing their summer breaks to professional development and networking with other like-minded faculty. The TRA, a summer-long series of...

Meet Brandon Pitts: future cyber specialist

Jul. 10, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
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Meet Dayanara Lebron: future biostatistician

Jul. 2, 2015 -  
Editor's Note: This is one in a series of articles highlighting the diverse group of Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory summer students. ______________ The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) student internship program is designed to allow students to engage in work-study employment...
hall

Livermore Lab gives Orion Academy intern a taste of possible career in 'squishy science'

Jun. 29, 2015 -  
In a continuing partnership with Orion Academy, the Engineering Directorate at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory is hosting Marissa Hall, a senior from Orion, as this year’s science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) intern. Located in Moraga, Orion Academy occupies a unique,...