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New Lambda ERG Executive Sponsor – Mary Maxon

Biosciences Area Assistant Lab Director Mary Maxon is the new executive sponsor of the Lambda Alliance Employee Resource Group which represents LGBTQ employees and their allies at the Lab. She replaces Jay Keasling, CEO of the Joint BioEnergy Institute, who was the founding executive sponsor. For more information, or to join the Lambda Alliance ERG, […]

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Did You Know? Director’s Award Includes Diversity Category

Do you know an employee or a team of employees whose efforts are promoting a diverse and inclusive community at the Lab? In 2018 Rita Garcia received the Director’s Award in the diversity category. Nominations are due June 30. More information>>

Lab CUCSA Accepting Staff and Leadership Award Nominations

Announcing New Chief Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Officer

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Creating a Community Free of Sexual Violence and Sexual Harassment

Emailed to all employees by Laboratory Director on March 12, 2018: Dear colleagues, The University of California and LBNL are committed to creating and maintaining a community where all individuals can work and learn together in an atmosphere free of sexual harassment and sexual violence. The sexual harassment of employees, including sexual violence, interferes with […]

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Kicks Off Women’s History Month With Video

Lab Director Announces DEI Senior Leadership Council

Lab Director Mike Witherell, in partnership with the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Office, has announced the launch of Berkeley Lab’s DEI Senior Leadership Council. The purpose of the Council is to provide senior leadership support and guidance toward achieving the Lab’s strategic DEI goals. Members will champion DEI culture throughout the Lab, and oversee […]

Director’s Message on the Lab’s Commitment to Diversity