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July 18, 2019
Older students at Lapwai Elementary School’s family STEM night built cars with retractable badge clip “motors.”
Idaho National Laboratory Brings Engineering to Rural North Idaho Schools
INL’s K-12 STEM outreach team conducted three full days of outreach almost 600 miles from home.
July 18, 2019
Solar energy materials
New Solar Design Competition Announced: Solar District Cup
Universities and community colleges can join the inaugural DOE Solar District Cup, to reimagine how solar energy is generated, managed, and used.
July 18, 2019
Four teams developed ideas for their potential business and then put together and presented a business plan.
Teens get Introduction to Entrepreneurship in Española
Staff from the Los Alamos National Laboratory support a program giving teenagers from Northern New Mexico an insight into entrepreneurship.
July 16, 2019
Women Who Shoot for the Skies
Women in STEM were critical to the success of the Apollo 11 mission 50 years ago, and to the continued exploration of our galaxy.
July 16, 2019
Dr. Rita Baranwal Assistant Secretary of the Office of Nuclear Energy
Q&A: Assistant Secretary Rita Baranwal lays out her vision for the future of nuclear energy
New Assistant Secretary Dr. Rita Baranwal discusses her vision and plans for the future of nuclear energy.
July 2, 2019
Atomic Town Power LEGO idea
LEGO for STEM: Atomic Town Power
Dr. Catherine Riddle, a research scientist at Idaho National Laboratory, came up with a LEGO set design called Atomic Town Power.
July 2, 2019
A scene from the January 2019 NNSA job fair in Arlington, Virginia.
NNSA job fair returning to the D.C. area
A look at the July 11 hiring event being held in Arlington, Virginia.
June 28, 2019
A student in a red shirt stands in front of a wind turbine on a cloudy day.
Collegiate Wind Competition Paves the Way to Careers in Wind Energy
Recent graduate receives early job offer from Invenergy.
June 26, 2019
NNSA Graduate Fellow Jonathan Gill
Graduate Fellow Feature: Jonathan Gill
NNSA's Graduate Fellowship Program is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
June 26, 2019
Lauren, High School Student from NY, explains her research in the BNL SPARK program.
Why SPARK? Hear Lauren’s Story
Through the SPARK program, Lauren and the other participants are working with Brookhaven National Laboratory’s National Synchrotron Light Source II.
June 25, 2019
Micropower Impulse Radar
NNSA joins Smithsonian for Military Invention Day
NNSA participated in Military Invention Day at the National Museum of American History.
June 24, 2019
Logo for the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E), cropped for Energy.gov listings
Students Get an Inside Look at the Heart of Innovation at the ARPA-E Summit
This year, 50 graduate and Ph.D. students from across the country will attend ARPA-E’s Student Program at the ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit.
June 21, 2019
NREL Supports Popular Kinetic Sculpture Camp, STEM Education
NREL’s Giving Program Helps Campers Experience Intersection of Art and Science
June 17, 2019
UC Merced students visited Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory for a two-week crash course in what it’s like to work on real-world data science problems at LLNL.
Two-week workshop lets UC Merced Students Step into Shoes of Lab Computer Scientists
20 undergraduate and graduate students attended the first-ever Data Science Challenge Workshop at LLNL to learn about machine learning.
June 17, 2019
Argonne's Aurora supercomputer will launch in 2021.
Using Computing Power to Understand the Weather: A Middle School Workshop
Argonne's Educational Programs will host a five-day camp on weather and computational thinking for middle school students.
June 17, 2019
The 2019 NGFP class with NNSA and Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) leadership.
NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program graduates largest-ever class
Emerging nuclear security leaders racked up an impressive list of accomplishments during their year at the agency.
June 17, 2019
Recipients of the Sandia Women’s Connection Awards for Outstanding Achievement in Math met Associate Labs Director Dori Ellis (right) during the awards ceremony at the California site.
Sandia California Mentors High School Girls in Math, Science
The Sandia Women’s Connection last month recognized the academic achievements of 35 girls from area high schools at its annual Math and Science Awards
June 17, 2019
Gold scholarship award winner Estrella Torres from Nambé Pueblo is currently interning at the Laboratory in the materials science division.
116 Northern New Mexico students receive $773,500 from Los Alamos Employees’ Scholarship Fund
116 students in Northern New Mexico are receiving 122 awards in support of four-year degrees.
June 13, 2019
Register Now – State, Local, and K-12 Leadership: Unlocking Energy Affordability Event
Register Now – State, Local, and K-12 Leadership: Unlocking Energy Affordability Event
June 11, 2019
Volunteers at the EM Hanford Site are reaching out to female students to promote the importance of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
Hanford Volunteers Connect Young Women With STEM Careers
Volunteers at the EM Hanford Site are reaching out to female students to promote the importance of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.
June 10, 2019
Members of Los Alamos National Laboratory’s ChemCam Engineering Operations team. From left to right: Suzi Montano, Adriana Reyes-Newell, Roberta Beal, Lisa Danielson, Nina Lanza, and Cindy Little.
All-woman Team Commands Rock-zapping Laser on Mars
The team is responsible for sending commands to the ChemCam instrument, which shoots Martian rocks with a laser to determine their chemical make-up
June 7, 2019
Dora Erickson Elementary School’s STEM education night on April 26
Bilingual STEM Education Night Teaches Students 'the Sky's the Limit'
INL provided a grant and Spanish-speaking volunteers to support the Dora Erickson Elementary School’s STEM education night.
June 5, 2019
Cameron Douglas, an NNSA Graduate Fellow supporting Defense Programs.
Graduate Fellow Feature: Cameron Douglas
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
June 4, 2019
Attendees at a previous Science Camp for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing at Jefferson Lab.
Jefferson Lab Offers Free Science Camp for Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Students
Registration is now open for Jefferson Lab’s annual summer science camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing youth, siblings and children of a deaf adult.
June 3, 2019
Feeling Quark-y? Jefferson Lab Announces Summer Physics Fest Dates
The highly anticipated interactive science show, Physics Fest, will be held twice this summer on July 10 and August 7, at Jefferson Lab