Scaling to Petascale Institute, a collaborative effort to prepare participants to scale simulations and data analytics programs to petascale-class computing systems, will be held June 26-30, 2017. Students, postdocs, scientists and researchers who are interested in high performance computing are invited to attend.
Argonne and the University of Chicago serve as two of the 20 … Read More »
The Northwestern-Argonne Institute for Science and Engineering (NAISE) is sponsoring several undergraduates to work with Argonne scientists and engineers this summer. Although students can work in any area, projects in the areas of synthetic biology, machine learning and optimization, energy storage, materials and imaging, and transportation are particularly of interest.
Argonne offers an Educational Assistance benefit, which may fund some or all of an employee’s education costs, such as tuition, fees and books, for approved offsite classes at accredited colleges and universities. The benefit can assist employees pursuing a course of study related to current or anticipated job responsibilities and must be approved … Read More »
In this TWIST Tour (Tours of the Women in Science and Technology Program), a Battery Discovery workshop, participants will work in teams and use sprints, just like Argonne scientists and engineers, to quickly design and test their own batteries.
How do you think scientists make discoveries? Do they slave away, alone in the … Read More »
The latest TWIST tour (Tours of the Women in Science and Technology Program) will explore prototyping batteries at the Cell Analysis, Modeling and Prototyping (CAMP) Facility. The tour will include a video of the electrode and cell making equipment and seeing the equipment in the dry room.
The tour is scheduled for Friday, … Read More »
On Thursday, March 16, 2017, Argonne will host the 30th Annual Science Careers in Search of Women (SCSW) Conference. This full-day event provides female high school students with an extraordinary opportunity to explore careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) fields through a variety of interactions with Argonne’s world-class researchers and mission-support employees. We … Read More »
Argonne’s Educational Programs is seeking volunteers to help with their annual Regional Middle School Science Bowl Academic Competition on Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017, at the Bldg. 402 APS Auditorium. Students from local middle schools will compete in the “Jeopardy” style competition starting at 8 a.m.
There are volunteer opportunities for both STEM and non-STEM professionals. … Read More »
Argonne’s annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED) is looking for employees interested in mentoring eighth-grade girls during the event Thursday, Feb. 23, 2017, at the Bldg. 240 TCS Conference Center from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
IGED is diversity outreach program designed to provide young students with an opportunity to learn about science, … Read More »
Fermilab, with sponsorship from the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), will host the National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) Fall Conference Thursday, Oct. 27, through Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at Wilson Street & Kirk Road, Batavia. Over 100 undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs and early career faculty will attend the conference to equip themselves … Read More »
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