Former Argonne Biophysicist Robert E. Rowland died on March 19, 2017, at age 94. He worked at Argonne from 1950-1983 and served as Associate Laboratory Director for Biomedical and Environmental Research in … Read More
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This new class from Health and Employee Wellness offers employees the opportunity to take a step away from the stress of everyday life and simply practice being present and calm while experiencing meditation and its benefits.
Held each Monday from 12:30 to 1 p.m. in the Bldg. 213 Cafeteria Conference Room, the class consists of … Read More »
John Quintana, Interim Deputy Laboratory Director for Operations, will fill in for Argonne Interim Director Paul Kearns at the next “Conversations with Kearns” Monday, March 27, 2017, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Bldg. 213 Cafeteria. Kearns will be in meetings in Washington D.C. that morning.
All employees are invited to attend and share … Read More »
Principal Energy Systems Engineer Audun Botterud (ES) will discuss his Laboratory-Directed Research and Development (LDRD) sponsored work at the LDRD Seminar Series presentation Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
“The Potential Role of Energy … Read More »
Starting Monday, March 27, 2017, Argonne will begin using Workday Financials, the laboratory’s cloud-based enterprise management system. Workday Financials will take the place of several legacy financial systems and give the laboratory a single source for financial data, allowing for more accurate, consistent and efficient data analysis, reporting and compliance.
Workday will be unavailable from … Read More »
Dmitri N. Basov, Higgins Professor in the Department of Physics at Columbia University, will present “Quantum Materials: Insights from Near Field Nano-Optics” Wednesday, April 5, 2017, at 3 p.m. in the Bldg. 402 Auditorium. The colloquium is hosted by the Advanced Photon Source and the Integrated Imaging Institute.
In 1944 Hans Bethe reported on “the diffraction … Read More »
Join Argonne’s Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns for the first in a series of informal conversations Monday, March 20, 2017, from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Bldg. 213 Cafeteria.
All employees are invited to attend and share their ideas, comments and concerns. These weekly gatherings with Kearns, and his colleagues in senior leadership who … Read More »
Argonne’s Human Resources-Benefits will offer a spring session of the pre-retirement planning program for eligible employees on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Employees age 55 or older with at least 15 years of service who plan on retiring within the next few years are encouraged to attend. Spouses are welcome.
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A farewell reception for Stuart Henderson, Director of the Advanced Photon Source Upgrade, will be held Monday, March 20, 2017, from 4 to 6 p.m. in the Bldg. 401 Lower Level Gallery. Henderson will leave Argonne to serve as Director of Jefferson Lab.
Please join us to thank Henderson for his dedication and service to … Read More »
John P. Schiffer, Argonne Distinguished Fellow, will present “CP1, science & evolution” at a Director’s Special Colloquium Tuesday, March 21, 2017, at 10:30 a.m. in the Bldg. 402 Auditorium. All employees whose schedules permit are … Read More »