“Conversations with Kearns” on Monday, Aug. 14, 2017, will focus on Argonne’s Diversity and Inclusion Plan. All are welcome to learn more about the plan and join in the informal discussion at 8:30 a.m. in the Building 213 Cafeteria’s “Krypton” collaboration space.
“I use only a refillable water bottle and I encourage others to use them. I also recycle. I’ll take things out of the garbage at home and put them in the recycle bin.”
—Shigeta Applewhite, Office of the Director (OTD)
The laboratory’s electrical work pause and recovery efforts will be the focus of the “Conversations with Kearns” informal discussion on Monday, Aug. 7, 2017.
All are welcome to join the discussion and ask questions during the meeting, which will be held in Building 362, Conference Room F108, from 2-3 p.m. (Note special time and location.)
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Health, Safety, and Environment Deputy Division Director Michael Romero will guest-host “Conversations with Kearns” on Monday, July 31, 2017, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. in the Bldg. 213 Cafeteria’s “Krypton” collaboration zone. All are welcome to attend. Romero will offer a brief overview of recent safety incidents and the steps being taken to address … Read More »
The Argonne Director’s Awards recognize recent achievements of laboratory-wide value. The Director’s Awards are chosen from among those winners of Pacesetter Awards whose performance or contribution is judged worthy of additional recognition. Nominations are submitted annually by each associate laboratory director.
Completing Two Large-Scale Infrastructure Projects at the TRR
For successfully completing two large-scale infrastructure … Read More »
An update from Eric Isaacs, Executive Vice President for Research, Innovation and National Laboratories, University of Chicago:
We continue to progress in the search for our next Argonne Director, and hope to be able to make an announcement soon. We have interviewed several highly qualified candidates and are working through the selection and approval processes. … Read More »
“Conversations” is a weekly informal gathering with Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns and his colleagues in senior leadership who plan to join him from time to time. All employees are invited to attend and share their ideas, comments and concerns.
These gatherings take place every Monday from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. in the Bldg. 213 … Read More »
The UChicago Argonne, LLC, Board of Governors will host an awards ceremony on Friday, July 28, 2017, at 10 a.m. in the Bldg. 402 Auditorium.
The ceremony honors distinguished employee performance, outstanding service to the laboratory, excellence in safety leadership, diversity and inclusion, education and academic scholarship.
Shuttle service will be provided beginning at 9:15 … Read More »
Matthew Tirrell, Argonne’s deputy laboratory director for science and chief research officer, testified before the House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology June 28, 2017.
The hearing’s topic was “Material Science: Building the Future.” Joining Tirrell, … Read More »
June has been a busy month. In addition to keeping our great science going here at the lab, we have been raising Argonne’s visibility outside our campus — engaging … Read More »