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February 4, 2020
Here, the team makes its presentation to the judges during the final round.
STEM Students Compete to Design Cities in SRS-Managed Event
Forty-three teams of middle school students from across South Carolina built large, complex tabletop models of cities with clean, safe drinking water.
January 28, 2020
From left, DOE Office of Legacy Management (LM) Director Carmelo Melendez, LM Fellows Beatriz Perasso and Olivia Bustillo, and Leonel Lagos, the DOE Fellows Program director and principal investigator for the DOE-Florida International University cooperati
EM-University STEM Alliance Opens to DOE’s Legacy Management
A successful collaboration between EM and Florida International University focused on developing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM).
January 27, 2020
Under Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes Visits the Washington Auto Show.
Under Secretary for Energy Mark W. Menezes Delivered the Keynote Address at the Washington Auto Show
Under Secretary of Energy Mark W. Menezes delivered the keynote address at the opening of the Washington Auto Show with a funding announcement.
January 24, 2020
Designing and building qubit chips, the heart of quantum computers, are one of the areas that the new Quantum Information Science Centers will tackle.
New Centers Lead the Way Towards a Quantum Future
New Quantum Information Science Centers will be key to technologies harnessing quantum physics.
January 23, 2020
Image of CES entrance at the event
AITO @ CES 2020
AITO went to CES 2020 in January.
January 7, 2020
Steven Kirschenmann, left, a training specialist, demonstrates lubrication principles of oil-based lubricants to Columbia Basin College (CBC) students James Longmire, center, and Austin Silveira during a hydraulic and fluid flows class.
College’s Nuclear Program Provides Pipeline for Hanford’s Future Workforce
A nuclear technology program at an area community college helps the Hanford tank operations contractor maintain a stream of qualified applicants.
January 7, 2020
Mason Richardson, with the information technology division at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions, leads a tour of Evans High School students at the Savannah River Site Data Center.
Students Explore “IT for a Day” at Savannah River Site
During the inaugural “IT for a Day” career tour, local high school students met with IT and human resources employees to learn about working at SRS.
December 30, 2019
MLEF Graduate Success Q&A
National Mentoring Month: MLEF Graduate Success Q&A
We asked several MLEF alumni to tell us about their research experience and to update us on where they are working now.
December 18, 2019
Under Secretary For Science Paul Dabbar Visits South Pole Telescope in Antartica
Watch: Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar Visits the South Pole Telescope in Antarctica
Under Secretary for Science Paul Dabbar Recently Visited the South Pole Telescope in Antarctica.
December 10, 2019
Inspiring the Cyber Workforce of the Future... One Celebration at a Time
Inspiring the Cyber Workforce of the Future... One Celebration at a Time
One of Secretary Dan Brouillette's highest priorities is to ensure our staff and the workforce of the future have the training they need.
December 9, 2019
IEA Ministerial C3E Side Event 2019
An International Approach to Advocating for More Women in Energy Careers
At the International Clean Energy Education Empowerment (C3E) Initiative’s Women in Energy event, Assistant Secretary Garrish spoke on US support.
December 9, 2019
XLab Biomanufacturing Logo
InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing
InnovationXLab: Biomanufacturing takes place in Berkeley, California, January 28-29, 2020
December 6, 2019
UTTPS being attached to AMS
Cosmic Ray Tool Repaired in Space
The AMS is a particle physics detector attached to the ISS run by an international team from 16 countries, whose efforts are supported by the DOE.
December 5, 2019
STEM programs are offered at all DOE National Laboratories.
Building a Computer Literate Workforce
The U.S. Department of Energy’s National Laboratories and the NNSA have a wide variety of cyber-focused STEM programs.
November 13, 2019
A group of students smile at a model wind turbine at the 2019 Collegiate Wind Competition.
Use Your Holiday Break to Prepare for the Energy Department’s Collegiate Wind Competition
Thanksgiving break is the perfect time to work on your team's CWC 2021 application before it's due on December 9, 2019.
October 22, 2019
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What is a Radioisotope Power System?
Nuclear has powered space exploration for decades. Learn radioisotope power systems' role in the most successful space missions in U.S. history.
October 8, 2019
Women@LiquidWaste (W@LW) co-chair Christine Ridgeway, left, and chair Stephanie Franklin, right, participate in an icebreaker activity at a recent W@LW meeting at the Savannah River Site.
SRS Women@LiquidWaste Group Celebrates Year of Growth, Success
SRS Women@LiquidWaste Group Celebrates Year of Growth, Success
September 27, 2019
Two students wearing school shirts adjust the nacelle on a model wind turbine.
Add Wind Power Experience to Your Resume … While You’re Still in College
Find out where to start, what to expect, and how to stand out now that EERE has issued the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 call for proposals.
September 24, 2019
IF/THEN logo from AAAS.
NNSA National Lab employees chosen as STEM ambassadors
Two NNSA lab employees chosen by the American Association for the Advancement of Science as role models for girls
September 17, 2019
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Nuclear Power Pack: 3 Can’t Miss STEM Resources on Nuclear Energy
From interactive games to excellent lessons plans, here are 3 engaging STEM resources that will power up inquisitive minds with nuclear energy facts.
September 10, 2019
Students inspect a small wind turbine designed and built for the DOE Collegiate Wind Competition.
The U.S. Department of Energy Releases Request for Proposal for Collegiate Wind Competition 2021 Applicants
Are you ready to see what it takes for a career in wind energy? The application process is officially open for the Collegiate Wind Competition 2021.
September 3, 2019
US Department of Energy Announces $4 Million Funding Opportunity for the Minority Education, Workforce, and Training (MEWT) Program
The MEWT Program is designed to increase engagement and capabilities of underserved communities within STEM and energy fields.
September 3, 2019
Representatives from DOE, Idaho National Laboratory, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes, 100Kin10, and others gather for a photo after meeting to discuss challenges and opportunities in advancing science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) education and career
DOE Offices Partner With Nonprofit to Advance STEM in Indian Country
The past, present, and future came together when Shoshone-Bannock Tribes member Talia Martin explained the history.
August 27, 2019
UCOR President and CEO Ken Rueter speaks about the importance of a diverse workforce to successfully accomplish Oak Ridge’s cleanup at the Small Business Diversity Summit.
Small Businesses Take Part in Oak Ridge Diversity Summit
Oak Ridge environmental cleanup contractor UCOR brought together leaders from three global companies this month
August 20, 2019
Two people stand in front of a clear wind tunnel. A turbine sits inside and a team of people running the tunnel are seated on the other side.
CWC Chico State Team Stands Strong as California Wildfire Closes Campus
Following the 2018 Camp Fire, students and faculty from California State University – Chico faced barriers unlike any other school.