Excellent mentors contribute not only to the development of those they mentor, but also to the success of the entire laboratory. This is why … Read More
Excellent mentors contribute not only to the development of those they mentor, but also to the success of the entire laboratory. This is why Argonne is committed to fostering a mentoring culture and recognizing employees who … Read More »
The Women in Science and Technology (WIST) Program will host a First Friday Forum Tuesday, July 18, 2017, at noon in Bldg. 202, Room B169.
This month’s First Friday Forum features Postdoctoral Program Lead Tina Henne (ALI) and Senior Manager Pam Gruszka (HRS), who will present “Mentoring Circles – A Discussion.”
Mentoring … 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 »
Eight Argonne employees recently were honored for their exceptional work as mentors and supervisors. “Their work is essential and should serve as an example for all of us to follow,” said Argonne Director Peter Littlewood who presented the awards at a recent reception to celebrate the winners.
“We are privileged to have here at Argonne … Read More »
The Leadership Institute will host an award presentation and reception at 4 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 10, 2016, in Bldg. 241, ESB second floor gallery, to honor several Argonne employees for their exceptional work as mentors and supervisors. All employees are invited to attend.
Maria Chan (NST) and Sibendu Som (ES) will receive the 2016 Outstanding … Read More »
Interested in being a mentor to high-performing high school students while they complete a research project for a national competition? Come to the Argonne Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) High School Research Program information session on Wednesday, Aug. 24, 2016, at noon in Bldg. 241, Room A-323 to learn more. Lunch will be … Read More »
Summer interns at Argonne often contribute as much as they take away from working in one of the top energy labs in the country.
Come meet with Argonne summer interns at the “Learning on the Lawn” student symposium Wednesday, August 3, 2016, at noon on the west lawn of the Building 213 Cafeteria. Over 90 … Read More »
Supervisors play an important role in mentoring new employees, whether they are technical staff, new researchers, postdocs or students. How can supervisors assess the needs of new group members, foster understanding, and enable a safe and productive work environment? Our panelists will help answer these and other questions and provide their perspectives on how to make … Read More »
Recently, a colleague reached out to me for advice on how to get started in a mentoring relationship. He had been asked to mentor a junior employee and wanted to make sure he was approaching this new role in the right way. Most individuals who enter into a mentoring relationship, whether it is the mentor … Read More »