Sreeranjani “Jini” Ramprakash, deputy division director of the Argonne Leadership Computing Facility (ALCF), was traveling in her native India last summer when she won an award for an activity she finds personally and professionally gratifying … Read More»
I read recently that there are 37 different titles used for “postdoc” across U.S. institutions. 37!
A common frustration among postdoc program office leaders at universities is that they often do not know who their own postdocs are. I imagine having so many different titles adds to the confusion. Because they do … Read More»
Interested in being a mentor to high-performing high school students while they complete a research project for regional and national competitions? Come to the Argonne Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) High School Research Program information session on Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017, at noon in Bldg. 241, Room A323 to learn more. Lunch will … 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»
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»
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»