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March 8, 2019
Women in Power. Innovate Impact Inspire
8 Ways to Celebrate International Women’s Day
Today is International Women’s Day, a worldwide celebration about the incredible contributions to society women have made throughout history.
March 1, 2019
Graphic of a fast test PRISM reactor
DOE: There's a definite need for a fast test reactor
Having a fast test reactor will drastically speed up the time it takes to test, develop and qualify advanced reactor technologies.
February 28, 2019
Dr.  William Jacob Knox
Black History Month: 5 Facts About Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr.
Dr. William Jacob Knox Jr. broke barriers his entire life and was the first black supervisor in the Manhattan Project.
February 26, 2019
Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management Manager Jay Mullis participates in the DOE Career Café, where students shared interests, learned about careers, and asked questions.
800 People Attend DOE-Supported STEM Night at Oak Ridge School
Nearly 20 employees from DOE’s offices of EM and Science supported a local middle school’s first STEM night, which attracted more than 800 students.
February 26, 2019
Students from Waverly High School toured the former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant site recently as part of the Ohio University Student Annual Site Environmental Report Summary Project.
High Schoolers Kick Off Environmental Project at Portsmouth Site
high school students recently toured EM’s former Portsmouth Gaseous Diffusion Plant as part of an annual educational outreach with Ohio University.
February 26, 2019
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions (SRNS) engineer Wim Lewis discusses safety requirements with SRNS employees Zach Bogard, left, and Wes McGuire, who are recent graduates of Murray State University.
SRNS Explores Expanding University Recruitment
EM’s cleanup contractor at the Savannah River Site is benefiting from a new recruitment strategy to fill much-needed positions in industrial health.
February 26, 2019
Savannah River Nuclear Solutions engineer Steve Watson helps Millbrook Elementary School students create battery-powered Lego windmills during "Science Enrichment Day" at a school near the Savannah River Site.
Students Celebrate Science With Help From SRNS Employees
Scientists and engineers with EM's cleanup contractor at the Savannah River Site piqued the curiosity of students during the “Science Enrichment day."
February 22, 2019
Kimberly Harper remembers her parents sharing insight from their experiences during the Civil Rights Movement, including marching and protesting for equal access to education in her home state of Arkansas.
Kimberly Harper Receives MLK Spirit Award for Raising Up Young Women
Working in a STEM field for almost twenty-five years has provided Harper with a personal perspective about the need to increase STEM literacy.
February 14, 2019
Samuel Massie worked at Ames Lab and the Manhattan Project
Black History Month: 5 Facts About Dr. Samuel P. Massie
Dr. Samuel P. Massie worked at Ames National Lab during the Manhattan Project and became the first black professor to teach at the Naval Academy.
February 12, 2019
High school senior Micah Gilbert works on his skills as a videographer during Job Shadow Day at DOE's Savannah River Site (SRS). Dozens of local students visit SRS each year to explore a potential career.
Students Explore Career Options While Shadowing Savannah River Site Employees
Area high school students experienced how classroom education intersects with the working world during a day of job shadowing at the Savannah Site.
February 7, 2019
Dr. Moddie Taylor courtesy of the Smithosonian
Black History Month: 5 Facts About Dr. Moddie Taylor
Dr. Moddie Taylor was part of an elite group of scientists tasked with developing the atomic bomb, helping to end the deadliest war in world history.
January 31, 2019
2018 MEISPP Interns pose in front of the DOE building with staff from the Office of Economic Impact and Diversity
Minority Students Encouraged to Apply for 2019 MEISPP Internships
Applications now open for the 2019 MEISPP summer internship program.
January 29, 2019
Oak Ridge National Laboratory Summit Supercomputer
American Scientific Leadership in the 21st Century
The prosperity, security, and national competitiveness of the United States depend on science and innovation.
January 16, 2019
Sarah Pevey, Safety, Operations, and Infrastructure Fellow
Graduate Fellow Feature: Sarah Pevey
NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program participants like Sarah Pevey have a unique opportunity within the the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
January 4, 2019
Solar Install in Colorado
9 Energy Data Tools You Can Use in 2019
The Energy Department has resources to help consumers understand the role energy plays in their daily lives and how they can manage it.
January 2, 2019
Dr. Karen Ventura, a NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program Fellow in the Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation
Graduate Fellow Feature: Dr. Karen Ventura
Dr. Karen Ventura is part of the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
December 19, 2018
Fuel cell ride and drive with veterans
DOE hosts a Hydrogen Fuel Cell Car Learn, Ride & Drive to Commemorate Veterans Month
Representatives of the EnergyVets Resource Group at DOE were able learn more about how fuel cell cars work and hear about the potential of hydrogen.
December 19, 2018
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program is a unique opportunity for recent graduates like Matthew Tweardy to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
Graduate Fellow Feature: Matthew Tweardy
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program is a great opportunity for recent graduates like Matthew Tweardy to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
December 18, 2018
Four Rivers Nuclear Partnership employee Elizabeth Wyatt teaches students how to “don” and “doff” personal protective equipment.
Paducah Site Workers Educate Girls About STEM Careers
More than 120 students recently took part in an interactive learning space hosted by EM’s PPPO deactivation and remediation contractor.
December 13, 2018
Adriana Sweet of the University of California, Berkeley, presents her research to an NSSC audience during the fall workshop at Sandia National Laboratories in California.
Academic consortium takes learning about nuclear science on the road
The Nuclear Science and Security Consortium -- a consortium of eight universities -- took their mission on the road to reach a broader audience.
December 13, 2018
AABE Hackathon Explores the African-American Experience of Energy Issues
The AABE hackathon on November 16 and 17 focused on the African American experience of energy issues.
December 7, 2018
The Mercury Solar Project at Nevada National Security Site.
Nevada National Security Site finishes solar array and begins era of net-zero energy buildings
The Nevada National Security Site inaugurated the Mercury Solar Project last month, moving further down the path of sustainability.
December 4, 2018
2018 Cyberforce competition at Argonne national lab
Exciting Students about Computing
Energy Department labs promote computer literacy as White House issues new STEM plan.
December 4, 2018
George H.W. Bush signs the Energy Policy Act of 1992
Remembering President George H. W. Bush: 5 Key Moments in Energy Department History
A look back at a few of the important Energy Department milestones during George H. W. Bush's presidency.
November 8, 2018
quantum computing video
Unleashing A World of Quantum Opportunities
Working with our interagency partners, the Energy Department is striving to advance quantum computing, next frontier in the Information Age.