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2021 Lab Research SLAM: Submit Intent to Participate by Friday, June 18

Early-career scientists and postdocs who want to participate in this year’s research SLAM must submit their intent to enter by June 18. The first prize is $3000, plus participants get valuable experience on how to explain their research project in a compelling way. Details available at

In the spirit of team science and community building, you and your families are invited to take part in the Virtual Family STEM Fest on Saturday, May 22, 2021. In lieu of this year’s Bring a Kid to Work Day (formerly DSTW), the Government and Community Relations Office has planned a morning of hands-on STEM activities, including an Escape […]

Call for Nominations: UC Women’s Initiative Program 2021/2022

UC has opened its call for nominations for the 2021/2022 UC Women’s Initiative (UC WI) for Professional Development program. This program is a unique, experiential, systemwide professional development program for mid-career woman-identified professionals that brings together participants from every UC location.  This program is sponsored by the UC Systemwide Advisory Committee on the Status of Women (SACSW) […]

Creating More Inclusive Spaces in STEM for Native Americans – April 7, 2021

Date: April 7, 2021 Time: 12pm PT (2pm Central) Zoom Registration Required This webinar will feature guest panelists Dr. Ruth Plenty Sweetgrass-She Kills and Jennifer Harrington who will be discussing their article “Creating More Inclusive Spaces in STEM for Native Americans” and share more of their experiences and discuss ways to create more inclusive spaces for Indigenous […]

Lawrence Hall of Science Summer Camps

The Lawrence Hall of Science is offering online and in-person (public health guidelines permitting) camp experiences featuring a variety of engaging topics in STEM for pre-K through high school students this summer. Financial aid is available for all camps. Learn more and register. Welcome to our 2021 Summer Camp offerings! We remain, as always, fully […]

Applications Open for WD&E Fall Internships

Applications for Workforce Development & Education’s fall internships are now open. These 15-week internships — such as SULI, CCI, and BLUR — begin August 23 and conclude on Dec. 3. The application deadline is May 27. Learn more and view instructions for applying to these internships.

Volunteers Sought for Lab Science Festival

This year, we’re celebrating Bring a Kid to Work Day at home. The Government and Community Relations K-12 team is hosting a Family STEM Fest on Saturday, May 22 to celebrate the past and imagine the future with Berkeley Lab families. All of our planned events will be virtual, and any necessary materials for activities […]

Share a Video of How You Take Care of Earth

The K-12 team invites Berkeley Lab staff and family members to create a short (less than 20 seconds) video that answers the question: What are you doing to take care of the Earth? The clips will be compiled and shared on social media and at the Lab’s Earth Day Live Science event. PLEASE SUBMIT BY […]

Judges Needed for Local Science Fair – March 12, 2021

The 2021 Contra Costa County Science Fair is preparing for a great experience for middle and high school students as well as adults who will serve as judges and volunteers. Judging is set for Friday, March 12, 2021 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. SIGN UP

Nuclear Science Day Call for Volunteers

Nuclear Science Day Volunteering We will be celebrating our 10th annual Nuclear Science Day for Scouts event at Berkeley Lab on Saturday, February 27, 2021. This virtual event is designed for Girl Scouts and BSA youths in grades 8 or higher to learn about nuclear science. The event will run from ~9:00 am to ~1:00 […]