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March 27, 2020
Construction on a solar array.
Design Challenge Weekend Goes Virtual
Due to the recent health concerns related to the coronavirus (COVID-19), Design Challenge Weekend (April 17–19) will be completely virtual.
March 23, 2020
Faces of STEM project
Meet a Scientist (or Engineer!) With Our New Faces of STEM Series
You don’t need to leave your house to get to know science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) professionals across the country.
March 23, 2020
STEM activities at home from the Energy Department
STEM at Home
Your house may not be a school, day care, or museum - but it can tap into those great resources to teach STEM to kids in the household.
March 20, 2020
Cheryl Ingstad is the Director of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Artificial Intelligence & Technology Office
Inspiring Next Generation of Women as STEM Leaders
Why Cheryl Ingstad, Director of the Office of Artificial Intelligence & Technology Office, is aiming to inspire more women to pursue STEM careers.
March 20, 2020
Women in the Manhattan Project
Guts, Imagination, & Drive: NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty’s Message for Women’s History Month
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty recounts the historical firsts for women in the energy workforce. Watch her video for Women's History Month.
March 19, 2020
Women’s History Month 2020: Women Scientists Shaping Energy
EERE celebrates Women's History Month
March 12, 2020
Students Tour Labs’ Environmental Test and Evaluation Facilities, Get High-impact STEM Experience
High school juniors and seniors took in a little shake, rattle and roll at Sandia’s Environmental Test and Evaluation Complex on March 4 in STEM Day.
March 10, 2020
Mike Franklin, a field radiological engineer with UCOR, shows students how to use instrumentation to survey and detect radiation at the STEM event at Jefferson Middle School in Oak Ridge.
Hundreds of Families Attend Oak Ridge STEM Event
Oak Ridge’s EM program and two of its contractors, UCOR and Isotek, recently supported a local middle school’s STEM night.
March 6, 2020
Efrain O’Neill, left, an electrical engineering professor at the University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, who is spending a year working at Sandia National Laboratories, talks energy research with Tito Bonano, a senior manager at the labs.
Sandia, Puerto Rican university collaborate to develop energy projects for global tropics
A Sandia manager who was born and grew up in Puerto Rico says the agreement will continue a decades-long relationship with the university he attended.
March 3, 2020
Teachers at OED’s Professional Development Workshops in October 2019.
Life – and STEM – Elevated in Utah
Utah’s motto is “Life Elevated” and the Governor’s Office of Energy Development has readily applied this to their STEM outreach.
March 2, 2020
Pictures of some of the women who were first in their field, position, or recognition at DOE.
First: Barrier Breakers & History Makers
This Women’s History Month, we’re celebrating by introducing you to women who were first. Being first to do something takes drive, bravery, & vision.
February 26, 2020
Two young men smile while holding up a 1st place Collegiate Wind Competition trophy.
Energy Department Announces Participants of 2021 Collegiate Wind Competition
DOE announced the 13 collegiate teams selected to participate in the 2021 CWC. Three new schools were selected and 10 teams are returning.
February 24, 2020
A group of young men in hard hats and safety goggles give each other high-fives.
Wind Energy Professionals Share Tips for Breezing Into the Wind Workforce
To support growth in wind, the industry needs a broad range of workers, including turbine engineers, project developers, and supply chain managers.
February 24, 2020
Innovation Community Center is a project out of the OCIO
Your Digital Lab Awaits: Why You Should Check Out the Innovation Community Center
College students can have the opportunity to jump into the virtual world of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Innovation Community Center.
February 19, 2020
Check out the Educators Guide to the INL Virtual Field Trip
Take A Virtual Field Trip to Idaho National Laboratory
With the Navigating Nuclear virtual field trip to Idaho National Laboratory, students everywhere can experience life at the National Lab.
February 18, 2020
.S. Air Force Capt. Antonio Gallop is the first “Education With Industry” student at Sandia National Laboratories.
Sandia National Laboratories hosts its first ‘Education With Industry’ officer
For the first time, NNSA’s Sandia National Laboratories is hosting a student in the prestigious U.S. Air Force “Education With Industry” program.
February 12, 2020
Apply Now for 2020 Chasman Award for Women
The Chasman Award encourages women to pursue careers in the science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
February 7, 2020
Charmaine Sample works as a cybersecurity research officer at Idaho National Laboratory.
Idaho National Laboratory Pledges to Tackle Gender Equality in Nuclear Policy
INL has joined Gender Champions in Nuclear Policy to promote visibility and opportunities to women working in the nuclear field.
February 7, 2020
Julia Lermontova was a German chemist.
In Her Element: Women Behind the Discoveries of the Periodic Table
Celebrating National Periodic Table Day and upcoming Women’s History Month in March with a look at women behind the discoveries of elements.
February 4, 2020
Activities to Teach About Nevada Cleanup on Hand for Educators
Activities to Teach About Nevada Cleanup on Hand for Educators
The EM Nevada Program shared its Operation Clean Desert learning materials with educators at the Nevada State Science Teachers Association conference.
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 31, 2020
Students at the NREL Mini-Semester (from left) Melissa Perez, Jacqueline Solis-Armanta, Sean Regalado-Love, and Shannon Hamp design a solar concentrator.
Students Focus on Sunny Futures During Mini-Semester
In three days at NREL, undergraduates from across the country learn about energy research opportunities.
January 31, 2020
Lab’s Popular Lecture Series Delves Into Space Science
Lab’s Popular Lecture Series Delves Into Space Science
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's "Science on Saturday" lecture series returns Feb. 8 and runs through Feb. 29. Four different lectures.
January 31, 2020
Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship program participant Eric Rohm, left, and mentor Heather Gray
Internship Paves Path to Quantum-Computing Project at Berkeley Lab
Eric Rohm uses virtual quantum computer to test quantum algorithm.