Educational Programs is seeking computer scientist volunteers to visit schools during Argonne’s third annual Hour of Code initiative. Held during Computer Science Education Week, Dec. 4-10, 2017, the initiative helps schools participate in Hour of Code activities and provides students with computer scientist role models. Last year 45 Argonne scientists visited 49 … Read More
Argonne’s Education Programs and Outreach receives hundreds of requests each year for employees to speak at middle school career days, attend local and regional STEMFests, visit high school classrooms and judge science fairs. Having an impactful experience relies on matching your communication technique to the intended audience.
Come learn the best practices and strategies for … Read More »
Children of full-time, regular Argonne employees are eligible to compete for full tuition scholarships at the University of Chicago under the University of Chicago/Argonne scholarship plan. Scholarship recipients will continue to be eligible for annual renewal as long as they remain in good academic standing and a parent is a full-time employee of Argonne. The … Read More »
All employees are invited to a volunteer awareness reception on Monday, Sept. 18, 2017, at 1 p.m. in the Building 401 Gallery to learn about the volunteer programs in education and the new community volunteer program.
The Education Volunteer Program has been operational for a year and has over 150 volunteers. Many of these volunteers … Read More »
A celebration to honor mentors and mentees who participated in the Argonne ACT-SO High School Research Program (ARP) will be held on Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, at 4:30 p.m. in Building 241, Room D172. The ARP unites early-career Argonne researchers with motivated and enterprising African-American high school students to pursue groundbreaking independent research projects at … Read More »
Come meet with Argonne summer interns at the “Learning on the Lawn” student symposium Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017, from noon to 1 p.m. on the west lawn outside the Bldg. 213 Cafeteria.
Over 90 students across all divisions will be presenting their summer projects through an interactive poster symposium.
This is the second annual “Learning … Read More »
Argonne’s Project Management Organization is exploring the possibility of offering a boot camp course for employees interested in obtaining Project Management Professional (PMP)® certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI).
Employees considering PMP certification are asked to please take the PMP Interest Survey. »
While many … Read More »
Argonne’s summer students were recently welcomed to the laboratory with food, games and conversations with Argonne’s senior leaders, mentors and fellow students.
Stopping by to welcome the students were Interim Laboratory Director Paul Kearns; Health, Safety, and Environment Director Betsy Dunn; Interim Deputy Laboratory Director for Operations John Quintana; Interim Deputy Chief Operations Officer Mike … Read More »
The Postdoctoral Program Office presents “Preparing for the Academic Job Search,” a two-part workshop offered to postdocs and graduate students.
Session 1: Searching for Faculty Positions and Developing Application Materials
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 Bldg. 402 APS Lower Level Gallery Add to Your Calendar
Where to search for faculty … Read More »
- Mindful Mondays Meditation ClassApril 23 - 12:30 pm
- Managing Uncertainty in Electric Grids using Chance Constrained Programming and Statistical LearningApril 23 - 2:00 pm
- Superconducting Half-Wave Resonator Development and Their Physical LimitationsApril 23 - 3:30 pm
- Army researchers conduct first-ever combustion experiment with X-raysApril 19, 2018
- Reconnecting art and science in the classroomApril 19, 2018
- Getting magnesium ions to pick up the paceApril 19, 2018