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Military Veterans Learn Job Hunting Skills at Lab

Forty veterans and underrepresented youth spent Monday at the Lab as part of the fifth annual Veterans’ Day on the Job program where they learned job-hunting skills such as resume writing and interview tips. The participants are part of NPower, a national program that assists military veterans, their spouses, and underrepresented youth with developing new […]

GEM Summer Fellows Visited by Program Executives

Ileana Callejas (center), Tadewos Getachew, and Viviana Vela are at Berkeley Lab this summer as GEM fellows, which supports underrepresented groups during their masters or doctoral programs. GEM Consortium executives recently visited the fellows, who are hosted by Workforce Development & Education. More>>

Computing Sciences Hosts August 1 Student Poster Session

The Computing Sciences Summer Student program hosts a poster session on Thursday, August 1, from 10 a.m. to noon, in 3101 Wang Hall. Students mentored by researchers in the Computing Sciences Area will showcase their work and hone their presentation skills. Over 40 posters will be on display. More>>

Applications Open To Mentor Through TechWomen

TechWomen, a U.S. Department of State program, matches Bay Area women in STEM with emerging women leaders in STEM fields from Africa, Central and South Asia, and the Middle East. Professional, cultural, and impact coaches are needed. Applications close July 14. More>>

Meet Lauren Lui in this Month’s Coffee with Postdocs Blog

Lauren Lui was profiled by the Berkeley Lab Postdoc Association in their “Coffee with Postdocs” series! Read more about this multi-talented synesthetic biomolecular engineer & bioinformaticist who is co-secretary for the LBNL Women in Scientists and Engineers Council. More>>    

AAAS Seeks Female STEM Ambassadors

The American Association for the Advancement of Science is accepting applications for its IF/THEN Ambassadors program. The initiative brings together 100 women from a variety of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers to serve as role models for middle school girls. AAAS IF/THEN Ambassador Program

Inspiring a Culture of Mentorship and Networking for Women in Egypt

“Hidden Figures” Film Screening to Celebrate Black History Month – February 2019

In celebration of Black History Month, Berkeley Lab’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Office and African-American Employee Resource Group (ERG) will be screening the film “Hidden Figures”: Tuesday, February 20th from 11:00 am – 1:15 p.m. @ JGI – Conf Rm 149A Wednesday, February 21st from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm @ JBEI – Seminar […]

IT’s Soledad Toledano Featured in Nissan Video Series on Diversity

Lab Scientists Visit Kenya With International TechWomen Delegation