Argonne’s new Student Operations Team brings together expertise from across the lab to help meet students’ needs, including responding to incidents and addressing concerns that arise during the summer intern season. This team serves as a single-point contact for students, mentors and lab employees to share concerns and issues related to the students, and provides … Read More
Through a partnership with Northern Illinois University’s STEM read program and Argonne Educational Programs, author Andy Weir, of “The Martian” and “Artemis,” will visit Argonne on Thursday, June 28, 2018. Weir will speak about … Read More »
As part of an NSF-funded curriculum project, Educational Programs will be hosting a five-day camp for middle school students on weather and computational thinking from Monday, June 25, through Friday, June 29, 2018, at the Building 360 Learning Center.
The camp is open to students entering seventh, eighth or ninth grade this coming school year. … Read More »
By Betsy Dunn, Health, Safety and Environment Director, and Meridith Bruozas, Educational Programs and Outreach Manager
Each summer, Argonne welcomes student interns and the energy they bring to our campus. Part of their work experience requires awareness of and a focus on safety. While this is an exciting time for both the students and Argonne, … Read More »
Internship season begins on May 29, 2018, and with that comes the opportunity to help shape students’ future careers. For the third year in a row, Educational Programs will be offering Lunch with a Researcher, which gives scientists and engineers a chance to speak directly to a small group of undergraduate interns about potential career … Read More »
The Science Careers in Search of Women (SCSW) Conference at Argonne on Thursday, April 19, 2018, provides female high school students with an extraordinary opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers through a variety of interactions with Argonne’s world-class researchers and mission-support employees.
The SCSW student luncheon, from 12:45 to 1:30 p.m. in the Building 240 TCS Conference Center, connects Argonne … Read More »
In celebration of Black History Month, Argonne will host Tuskegee Airmen Hollis Cornelius, Julian Johnson and O. Lawton Wilkerson for a discussion of their experiences in World War II. All employees are invited to attend the talk on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at 10 a.m. in the Bldg. 402 Auditorium.
Cornelius, Johnson and Wilkerson were part … Read More »
Join Argonne National Laboratory and Fidelity for an educational web workshop, where you’ll learn strategies and tips to help you manage your financial future with confidence. The webinar “Quarterly Market Update” will be held Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at 1 p.m. The workshop will offer the latest market update on U.S. equity, international equity and … Read More »
Join C2ST for one of their upcoming programs:
“Investing in Science and Education: An Act of Faith,” Tuesday, Feb. 20
Join us for an evening with John Rowe, Chairman Emeritus of Exelon Corporation. Rowe will address the rewards and challenges of investing in science and education, including the speculative nature of investing in much … Read More »
Quantum Computing Tutorial Series: ‘Near-Term Quantum Computing Applications, Software and Hardware’
- Mindful Meditation ClassJune 20 - 2:00 pm
- Strength and Stability: Take a Break from Body AchesJune 20 - 4:00 pm
- Building an End-to-End Data Ecosystem to Support Materials Science ResearchJune 21 - 10:00 am