Caroline Simard, research director at The Claymen Institute for Gender Studies, Stanford University, and Paul Chiames, chief human resources officer (2014-2018) at SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, will present “See Bias, Block Bias: A Case … Read More
Argonne and the Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Chicago are co-hosting AWIS’s 40th anniversary celebration on Thursday, May 31, 2018, from 2 to 8 p.m. in the Building 240 TCS Conference Center.
The Chicago Area Chapter of the Association for Women in Science (AWIS Chicago) was founded in 1978 as a local chapter of … Read More »
Each of us fulfills an important role for the lab to be known for original ideas, working safely and delivering lasting impact on society through exemplary research and operations. I value your contributions.
I also value your opinions. I am pleased to see that 62 percent of employees lab-wide — more than half in … Read More »
By Lydia Finney, Argonne Leadership Institute-HRS
The philosopher Aristotle wrote, “The whole is greater than the sum of its parts.” Yet, it takes intention and effort to lift our heads and see everything we can do for those around us — to make our whole organization thrive.
I am excited to have the opportunity to … Read More »
The employee resource group Spectrum and the Women in Science and Technology Program will host a seminar “Becoming Tatyana – a Transgender Woman’s Journey of Self-discovery,” Thursday, March 29, 2018, from … Read More »
March is Women’s History Month, dedicated to encouraging the study, observance and celebration of the vital role of women in American history. In this spirit, “I Am Argonne” is both a reflection on this history and an opportunity to learn what it means to individual employees.
In observance of Women’s History Month, the latest digital … Read More »
By Lisa Durham, Director, Argonne Leadership Institute – Human Resource Services
Our neighbors, friends and family might often ask us: “What is Argonne?”
A question perhaps posed less often: “Who is Argonne?”
Who is Argonne? It is all of us collectively and individually. We are diverse individuals working toward a common goal of mission success. … Read More »
By Lisa Durham, Director, Argonne Leadership Institute-Human Resource Services
This fall, we enlisted Argonne employees’ participation in the Next Step climate survey. I am pleased to report 62 percent of the laboratory’s full and part-time employees and postdocs heeded the call. With a response rate of more than 50 percent in each programmatic directorate and … Read More »
In preparation for some upcoming events, the lab is seeking to identify members of the Argonne community who are also members of the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) and the Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanic and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS), who may wish to be involved in events related to these societies.
Interested individuals should contact University Partnerships … Read More »
By Ed Schmitt, co-leader, Argonne Veterans Group
Saturday, Nov. 11, is Veterans Day. On this day, we honor all who have served in the U.S. Armed Forces and recognize their patriotism, love of country and willingness to serve and sacrifice for the common good.
The holiday has its origins in Armistice Day, created by President … Read More »