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May 23, 2019
Children create lava lamps with oil, water, food coloring and sodium bicarbonate
Could they be the future workforce of NNSA?
Last month, children of all ages descended on NNSA and the Department of Energy (DOE) for the annual Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
May 21, 2019
Adelphi University junior Jennefer Maldonado and senior Gerard Boniello were among the 15 students enrolled in an introductory scientific computing elective that was first offered last spring.
Integrating Scientific Computing into Science Curricula
A new minor in scientific computing is being offered at Adelphi University, courtesy of an innovative partnership with Brookhaven National Laboratory.
May 20, 2019
“We get to come to the lab every other week,” one of the students says. “We do a lot of science in our class.”  Every student at the school is exposed to similar cross-disciplinary STEM integration. In the main entry hallway, a whiteboard poses a question
INL Support Helps Temple View Elementary School Achieve Idaho's First STEM School Designation
Temple View's new STEM lab was essential for receiving their STEM accreditation and supports teachers and students for the jobs of the future.
May 14, 2019
photo of a group standing
Penn State Takes Top Prize at 2019 Collegiate Wind Competition Technical Challenge
Announcement of the winners of the 2019 Collegiate Wind Competition Technical Challenge.
May 14, 2019
CyberConference 2019 Denver
We’re Ready: Preparing and Inspiring the Next Generation of Top Cybersecurity Talent
The U.S. Department of Energy is making critical inroads into inspiring and equipping students to join our top cybersecurity talent.
May 13, 2019
The 2019 Brookhaven National Laboratory science fair winners
From 'Spaghetti Strength' to 'Race to the Future Hydrogen Fuel Cell': Winning Projects at Brookhaven's 2019 Elementary School Science Fair
More than 440 science projects from 100 Suffolk County elementary schools were entered the 2019 Elementary School Science Fair.
May 7, 2019
STEM image from ORAU
ORISE report shows number of nuclear engineering doctoral degrees spike to highest level in 52 years
The number of nuclear engineering doctorate degrees awarded in 2018 reached the highest level recorded since 1966.
May 7, 2019
Sandia National Laboratories HM Tech
New Mexico MS and HS Students: Register Now for Your Free Summer Science Sessions
Hey rising 6th – 12th graders in New Mexico! Registration is open now for Sandia National Laboratories Hands-On Minds-On Summer Science Program.
May 3, 2019
Participants at the 2019 MSIPP Technical Meeting in El Paso, Texas.
NNSA initiative is building a diverse STEM workforce for the future
The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program is one way NNSA builds an inclusive, engaged, and highly technical workforce in the STEM fields.
May 2, 2019
An Albuquerque middle school student enjoys some hands-on science activities as part of Sandia National Laboratories’ Manos program.
NETL’s Partnership with Carnegie Science Center Promotes Energy Education
The NETL Energy Zone at the Carnegie Science Center is a key component of NETL's efforts to inspire young people to pursue careers in STEM.
April 29, 2019
An Albuquerque middle school student enjoys some hands-on science activities as part of Sandia National Laboratories’ Manos program.
Students Applaud Manos Science Spotlight
The Manos — or “hands-on” — program has provided a spark for STEM fields in thousands of Albuquerque middle schoolers.
April 29, 2019
Materials scientist Olivia Underwood recently was inducted in the 2019 class of Albuquerque Business First’s 40 Under Forty.
Materials Scientist Joins 2019 Class of 40 Under Forty Honorees
Olivia Underwood has a passion for inspiring students to pursue science, technology, engineering and math studies and careers.
April 23, 2019
National Science Bowl 2018
5 Things to Know About the National Science Bowl
A few facts about America's top science competitions for middle and high school students.
April 23, 2019
Cityscape of buildings built out of zeros and ones.
Candice Halbert: From Inspired to Inspiring, Cultivating a Community of Young Scientists
Candice Halbert works to inspire the next generation to go into STEM, to think big, and solve problems. Read her story.
April 12, 2019
Laboratory, Northern New Mexico College Launch Radiation Protection Course to Help Fill High-demand Jobs
New associate degree program starts in June, includes internship opportunities at Laboratory.
April 10, 2019
High school students meet with STEM professionals at Fermilab’s annual STEM Career Expo.
Opportunity for High School Students to Meet Professionals One on One at Fermilab’s STEM Career Expo on Wednesday, April 17
The annual Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Career Expo, will put students face to face with their STEM futures.
April 5, 2019
Alnur Ali, AI professional
Your A.I. Career: Alnur's Story
From video games to an A.I. career -- meet Alnur Ali, soon-to-be Ph.D. graduate in Machine Learning at Carnegie Mellon University.
April 5, 2019
Assistant Secretary Bruce Walker visited Pacific Northwest National Laboratory.
Keeping the Nation’s Critical Energy Infrastructure Secure and Resilient Requires a Strong STEM Workforce
Bruce Walker, Assistant Secretary of the Office of Electricity, lays out why STEM is invaluable to their mission.
April 2, 2019
Hans Carman, left, and Matt Halsted with CH2M HILL Plateau Remediation Company show students equipment used at a Hanford Site mock-up. The recent tour highlighted the complexity of Hanford cleanup and allowed students to speak with professionals from a va
Students Visit Hanford Mock-up to Learn About STEM Career Opportunities
Local high school students recently visited a high-tech mock-up at the Hanford Site to learn about science, technology, engineering and math careers.
April 2, 2019
Nuclear Waste Partnership Fire Marshal Brenda Larsen discusses fire protection engineering at Hobbs Freshman School in Hobbs, New Mexico during Engineers Week.
More Than 3,500 Students Explore Engineering With WIPP Workers
Employees of Nuclear Waste Partnership recently participated in Engineers Week events, providing presentations to over 3,500 students.
March 28, 2019
Two Los Alamos National Lab Researchers Win Women in Tech Awards
Electrical engineer and mathematician recognized as outstanding contributors to STEM fields.
March 26, 2019
Third-grade students have fun with engineering projects during Hanford Engineers Week.
Hanford Employees Show Local Students the World of Engineering
Employees with EM’s Office of River Protection Hanford tank operations contractor recently helped area students discover the wonders of engineering.
March 26, 2019
During his most recent internship at Argonne, Bryce Smith worked on equipment for the Gammasphere experiment at the ATLAS facility.
STEM Inspiration leads Argonne Intern on Electrical Engineering Path
ACT-SO and national laboratories participate in the making of a scientist.
March 25, 2019
The 2018-2019 Jefferson Science Associates Minority/Female Undergraduate Research Assistantship awardee spins opportunities for growth in science and throughout university campus.
Assistantship Awardee Spins Opportunities for Growth
A profile of a 2018-2019 Jefferson Science Associates Minority/Female Undergraduate Research Assistantship awardee.
March 25, 2019
NREL Analysts Help Students Battle Real-Time Cyberattacks, Gain Skills
Mock cyber attack challenges give students the thrill of on-the-job cyber work and build lasting skills for future work.