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January 14, 2021
Graduate Jamie Mears stands next to a sign in the woods.
CWC Alum’s Industry Connections Open Door to Career in Wind Energy
2020 James Madison University grad Jamie Mears is putting her degree and her Collegiate Wind Competition experience to work at Ørsted Onshore.
January 13, 2021
A collage of images showing careers at NNSA and in the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
The Nuclear Security Enterprise is Hiring!
DOE/NNSA will host a virtual hiring event Wednesday, January 27, 2021, from 10 am - 4 pm EDT.
January 11, 2021
Grid Science Winter School Brings Together Next Generation Scientists
Grid Science Winter School Brings Together Next Generation Scientists
Grid Science Winter School and Conference is a five day event that brings together experts and students in grid science research.
January 5, 2021
A Partnership for Public Engagement
The Science Public Engagement Partnership (SciPEP) will explore special characteristics and challenges of public engagement in discovery research.
January 5, 2021
Argonne National Laboratory
Argonne partners with Chicago Public Schools Office of Computer Science to bring scientists and students together for virtual STEM events
In preparation for National Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code, Argonne collaborated with Chicago Public Schools.
December 31, 2020
Argonne’s Yung Liu (left) explains the essentials of nuclear packaging and his ARG-US remote monitoring systems technology to students.
Argonne Fast-tracks Training in Nuclear Packaging
Argonne scientists play a central role in coursework on securing nuclear packaging at the University of Nevada, Reno.
December 22, 2020
‘Garbage to Gas: Using Biodigesters to Create Energy’ wins 2020 New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge
‘Garbage to Gas: Using Biodigesters to Create Energy’ wins 2020 New Mexico Governor’s STEM Challenge
Biodigesters use microbes to speed the decay of organic matter (usually food waste) and use the resulting methane-rich biogas as a sustainable energy
December 22, 2020
DOE and Florida International University (FIU) officials recently introduced FIU science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students as the new DOE Fellows Class of 2020 in a virtual ceremony.
DOE, FIU Welcome New Fellows Into Program Shaping Cleanup Workforce
DOE and Florida International University (FIU) officials recently introduced the EM Fellows Class of 2020.
December 22, 2020
Preparing Frontline Professionals for an Evolving Energy Future
Understanding new energy technologies is a must for tomorrow’s workforce.
December 16, 2020
Department of Energy Announces $3 Million for Pilot Diversity Program
DOE announced a plan for a pilot program to provide $3M for research traineeships to broaden and diversify the nuclear physics research community.
December 14, 2020
Kansas State University students return to work on building their solar house during the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Build Challenge.
Solar Decathlon Technology Innovation Series
This is the first in a monthly series on Solar Decathlon Build Challenge technology innovations, through which we will explore innovative technologies
December 10, 2020
On Dec. 10, the Italian magazine D La Repubblica named Anna Grassellino, scientist at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, as “Woman of the Year.”
Fermilab scientist Anna Grassellino named ‘Woman of the Year’ by Italy’s D La Repubblica
The Italian magazine D La Repubblica named Anna Grassellino of Fermilab as “Woman of the Year."
December 8, 2020
Male CWC participant works on his turbine model.
Collegiate Wind Competition Veterans Share Tips for Success in the Age of Social Distancing
Many students participating in the 2021 CWC will be meeting with their teammates virtually and building their competition turbines from home.
November 27, 2020
PPPL Receives International Recognition for Platform to Conduct Educational Experiments Remotely by Anyone, Anywhere
PPPL Receives International Recognition for Platform to Conduct Educational Experiments Remotely by Anyone, Anywhere
PPPL technology was chosen by an international science committee as a cutting-edge digital education technology.
November 27, 2020
At-Home Students Get Boost Toward Science and Engineering with JLab
Jefferson Lab and Old Dominion University team up to offer free webcasts on physics, astronomy, artificial intelligence, gaming tech and more.
November 27, 2020
As part of his internship, Rice University student Max Bowman delivers a presentation on his work with the QuaC quantum simulator.
Virtual Reality: ALCF’s Remote Interns Tackle Real-World Computing Projects
The Argonne Leadership Computing Facility’s internship program went virtual this year, providing students with an opportunity to work on real-world...
November 23, 2020
 student studies a rock using a smartphone microscope.
This Smartphone Microscope is Changing the Way U.S. Tribal Students View Nuclear Energy
STEM activity engages students in U.S. Tribes through a smartphone microscope.
November 17, 2020
Savannah River Operations Office Engineer Joel Maul talks with students at Diamond Lakes Elementary School in Hephzibah, Georgia during a visit after several weeks of correspondence with the students.
Students, SRS Experts Engage in ‘STEMulating' Conversations
Students are becoming pen pals with Savannah River Site (SRS) employees whose degrees and careers involve science, technology, engineering, and math.
November 12, 2020
Model wind turbine in a wind tunnel to be tested at the Collegiate Wind Competition.
CWC Alum Pivots Competition Experience to Job in Nuclear Security
Jessica Davis is using the engineering, analysis, and project management experience she developed during the CWC to her new job in nuclear security.
November 6, 2020
National STEM Day is on November 8.
Ways to Celebrate National STEM Day
This Sunday, November 8, is National STEM Day. There’s a plethora of ways to celebrate -- read on to find out more.
November 5, 2020
Helping to grow a STEM environment for rural Appalachian schools is a primary activity for The Ohio University Voinovich School’s PORTSfuture Program
Spotlight on the Ohio University Voinovich School PORTSfuture Program
Between 2010-2020 the PORTSfuture Program has engaged more than 13,464 K-12 students, and about 100 college students in STEM activities.
October 23, 2020
2021 Collegiate Wind Competition
2021 Collegiate Wind Competition to Focus on Outreach and Planning for Adaptability
A new academic year is underway, which means a new class of college students is preparing for the 2021 DOE Collegiate Wind Competition.
October 22, 2020
Images from the Department of Energy's Bioenergy Technologies Office.
Bioenergy Technologies Office Requests Stakeholder Input on Workforce/Career Development
Share your input through the Bioeconomy Workforce/Career-Development Request for Information by November 2.
October 21, 2020
 Española Public Schools will use its grant to purchase iPads for the district's Pre-K programs.
Los Alamos National Laboratory Grants Help Students and Teachers Succeed in Online Learning
$17,000 will fund computers and tablets for Pojoaque and Española schools.
October 21, 2020
In recognition of Nuclear Science Week (NSW) on Oct. 19-23, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) reflects on more than half a century of advancing nuclear science for the nation’s energy, environment, and security frontiers.
Nuclear Science Week Honors Nuclear Science, Technology, Engineering
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory celebrates history of growth and impact.