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Live Science Series: Scratching the Surface on June 18, 2021

Learn about the physics behind vinyl records and turntables, and the significance of them in the history and culture of Hip Hop. See live demonstrations on the turntables, an exploration on sound and sound restoration, along with various STEM connections to the turntable. Discover how the art of DJing in Hip Hop culture and STEM […]

2021 Community & Diversity Outreach Webinar Series

These sessions are for anyone involved in Community & Diversity Outreach efforts representing Berkeley Lab. Attendees will receive course credit and completion of all Outreach workshops (see list below) will result in a Berkeley Lab Outreach certificate from HR. The sessions will be recorded. Session #1 (12 pm PT, Thursday, April 22): Community and Diversity […]

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 […]

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 […]

Career Talks for Young Scientists – February 25, 2021

At Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, LBNL Next hosts K-12 Education and Outreach programs to cultivate the next generation in STEM. We’re hosting a series of career talks to inspire and encourage students to start careers in STEM fields. Each session, we will be joined by Berkeley Lab staff, Bay Area professionals, and other guest experts […]

Need a Summer Intern? Contact WD&E

Workforce Development & Education seeks mentors for summer 2021 internships, which begin June 1 and continue for ten weeks. The deadline for offers is April 1. Click for more information and instructions on reviewing applicants and selecting interns. WD&E internship programs include BLUFF, BLUR, CCI, GEM, MLEF, SCGSR, SULI, and VFP. Fall and spring terms […]

Live Science: Element of Discovery – February 5, 2021

The Live Science Series is hosted by the K-12 STEM Education and Outreach team at Berkeley Lab. Each episode in the series highlights research at the lab in a fun and simple way for the public to learn more about exciting STEM research. The Live Science series has explored topics including 3D design, atmospheric science, […]

Become a Lab Ambassador – Spring 2021

The Berkeley Lab Ambassador Program strives to advance the Lab’s efforts to increase diverse representation through participating in diversity conferences, career fairs, and networking events. Sign up to be an ambassador and support one of the upcoming talent outreach events this year. 2021 Ambassador Conferences Oregon State College of Engineering: National Labs Networking Night (virtual), […]