Cristoph Bostedt (CSE) took this photo of a sun dog Jan. 2, 2018, from Building 401. Sun dogs are commonly caused by the refraction and scattering of light from plate-shaped hexagonal ice crystals either suspended in high and cold cirrus or cirrostratus clouds, or drifting in freezing moist air at low levels.
Employees looking to make 2018 their best year yet can get help meeting their fitness goals by joining Argonne’s Exercise Club.
The club offers a variety of classes every week including yoga, Pilates, kickboxing, step aerobics and trim-and-tone. There are morning classes from 8:05 to 9 a.m. (check the calendar), and afternoon … Read More »
The Argonne Running Club presents a Soup Run and Walk Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at noon at the APS Gallery. Read More »
You can find Santas all over at shops and malls in the weeks … Read More »
Physicist/Instrumentation Group Leader Bob Wagner (HEP) will discuss his Laboratory-Directed Research and Development (LDRD) sponsored work at the LDRD Seminar Series presentation Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2018. “3D Printing of Microchannel Plates for Photon and … Read More »
AAA recommends the following winter driving tips:
Avoid driving while you’re fatigued. Getting the proper amount of rest before taking on winter weather tasks reduces driving risks. Never warm up a vehicle in an enclosed area, such as a garage. Make certain your tires are properly inflated. Never mix radial tires with other tire types. … Read More »
Are you way behind? Not getting to the important things? Always rushing to finish something at the last minute? This brown bag seminar offered by Human Resource Services (HRS) will help you assess how you use your time, identify some of the issues that can wreak havoc with people’s schedules and provide a strategy and … Read More »
The Leadership Institute will offer its Managerial Skill Series (MSS) of workshops beginning in February. The sequenced curriculum focuses on foundational supervisory and managerial skills.
The goal of this series and all of the Institute’s curricula is to positively impact employees’ careers by providing a disciplined, objective and purposeful process for leadership development. Through continual … Read More »
Argonne’s Technology Commercialization and Partnerships Division invites Argonne researchers to a presentation by Ralph Muehleisen — Engineering Systems Modeling-Simulation-Analysis Leader within the Energy Systems Division — that will describe a process for developing strong proposals in response to ARPA-E’s 2018 Open Funding Opportunity Announcement.
ARPA-E recently announced up to $100 million in … Read More »
Argonne’s Operations Excellence Council (OEC) is a senior management forum focused on delivering leading-edge science, and developing a strong commitment to, and culture around, research and operational excellence throughout the laboratory. The council supports timely, transparent and effective decision-making on operational programs. It communicates customer feedback, needs and priorities and reviews lab performance targets and … Read More »
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