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November 8, 2019
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Happy National STEM Day
Go ahead and start your future … and see yourself in STEM.
November 8, 2019
Five College Teams to Converge at Berkeley Lab for DOE CyberForce Competition
Five College Teams to Converge at Berkeley Lab for DOE CyberForce Competition
Event aims to inspire the next generation of energy sector cybersecurity professionals.
November 1, 2019
Kirsty Duffy received the Leona Woods Distinguished Postdoctoral Lectureship Award.
Neutrino Physicist Kirsty Duffy Receives Leona Woods Lectureship Award
Kirsty Duffy has received the Leona Woods Distinguished Postdoctoral Lectureship Award for her accomplishments in physics.
October 30, 2019
‘STEM Day at the Lab’ a hit for Central Valley students
‘STEM Day at the Lab’ a Hit for Central Valley Students
The goal of STEM Day at the Lab is to expose students to a day of tours, mentoring and interactive STEM-focused demonstrations, and more.
October 30, 2019
Five National Laboratory scientists were selected for the AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador program to inspire girls to pursue STEM.
Encouraging STEM … Advancing Leadership … Changing the World
Five U.S. Department of Energy National Laboratory scientists were chosen for a prestigious, high profile program to inspire girls to pursue STEM.
October 29, 2019
Staff from various National Laboratories and program offices conducted outreach at AISES in 2019.
Recruiting and Outreach at the Nation’s Largest American Indian College and Career Fair
The Office of Legacy Management outreach staff and more than 2,000 people attended the National American Indian Science and Engineering Society.
October 24, 2019
DOE Selects 49 U.S. Graduate Students To Pursue Research At DOE Laboratories
The Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science has selected 49 graduate students from across the nation.
October 22, 2019
Sandia National Laboratories senior manager Rafael Gonzalez was honored as a HENAAC Luminary by Great Minds in STEM.
National Hispanic Science and Engineering Organization Honors Two Sandia Researchers
Materials scientist Nic Argibay and health and safety senior manager Rafael Gonzalez were honored by Great Minds in STEM at their annual awards event.
October 18, 2019
DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory collaborated with South Side of Chicago’s Gary Comer Youth Center to host a multi-national DOE lab exhibition for local youth.
Magic Tricks, Virtual Reality, and Trash Sorting: DOE STEM-CON Exposes Chicago’s South Side to Diverse STEM Opportunities and AI Advances
DOE’s Argonne National Laboratory collaborated with South Side of Chicago’s Gary Comer Youth Center to host a multi-national DOE lab exhibition.
October 17, 2019
Sandia National Laboratories has awarded Kelsey DiPietro a Jill Hruby Fellowship for her work in applied and computational mathematics.
Hate to wait? Sandia Looks to Speed up Climate Research
Sandia National Laboratories has awarded Kelsey DiPietro a Jill Hruby Fellowship.
October 16, 2019
DOE CyberForce Competition™ Logo
DOE To Host 2019 CyberForce Competition
WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) will host its 2019 CyberForce Competition on Saturday, November 16, 2019.
October 16, 2019
Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Speakers Bureau at Carlsbad High School.
Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Speakers Bureau takes STEM Into the Classroom in New Mexico
A visit by members of the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant Speakers Bureau to Carlsbad High School in New Mexico merged a geology lesson with hands-on STEM
October 15, 2019
Picture of a nuclear reactor that reads what is nuclear energy.
Happy Nuclear Science Week!
Happy Nuclear Science Week! From October 15-18th, national and local events shine a light on the field of nuclear science.
October 9, 2019
NNSA expands STEM program at Minority Serving Institutions
NNSA has expanded its Minority Serving Institution Partnership Program to include four new consortia across 12 schools.
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
October 7, 2019
Dr. Alex Bayen, LBNL
Your AI Career: Alex's Story
Learn how Dr. Alex Bayen became a leader at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in Artificial Intelligence work.
October 4, 2019
Female and male researchers conduct an experiment related to manufacturing
It’s Advanced Manufacturing Day!
Did you know over 18.5 million U.S. jobs are powered by manufacturing? Learn about opportunities in manufacturing and career advice here.
October 2, 2019
Harold Washington College students discuss the Community College Internship with Fermilab representatives.
New Fermi Explorers Program Receives Funding to Strengthen Undergraduate Diversity in STEM
Fermilab has received funding from the Department of Energy Office of Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists for a new year-long program.
October 1, 2019
Interns at Sandia National Laboratories built and programmed drones to study autonomy and artificial intelligence for hypersonic flight, similar to the quadcopters seen here.
Autonomy New Mexico Interns Build Drones to Test Hypersonic Tech
Internships were provided by Autonomy New Mexico, a Sandia-led academic coalition to achieve autonomous hypersonic flight.
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 27, 2019
Bernadette Cuthair, Ute Mountain Ute Tribe
Encouraging Native Women in STEM at the DOE Tribal Summit
Hear from some of the speakers and attendees at the DOE Tribal Energy Summit about how we can encourage women to pursue STEM careers.
September 26, 2019
Barbara Garcia, a Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships program participant at PPPL during the summer, peers into the liquid centrifuge.
Barbara Garcia: A first-generation College Student Spends Summer Doing Research at PPPL
Barbara Garcia was a Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships program participant at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Princeton Plasma Physics Lab.
September 26, 2019
Family Day at Sandia in California drew over 2,000 attendees.
California Site Celebrates Family Day
More than 2,000 people spread out across Sandia’s California campus for Family Day on Sept. 14.
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 23, 2019
Kaylee Cunningham created computer models for metallic nuclear fuel during an internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
ORNL Success Story: Kaylee Cunningham
Undergraduate Kaylee Cunningham created computer models for metallic nuclear fuel during an internship at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.