Today at Berkeley Lab

Women and Investing Workshop on Jan. 28

Berkeley Lab’s Women Scientists and Engineers Council (WSEC) and the Diversity and Inclusion Office (DIO) are hosting a “Women and Investing” workshop on Wednesday, Jan. 28, from noon to 1 p.m. in the Building 50 Auditorium. The workshop will be facilitated by Nancy Pargot, the Lab’s Fidelity Retirement counselor. More>

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Sifting Through Science BLISS Volunteer Workshop on Jan. 27

Employees interested in sharing science in local classrooms are invited to attend a workshop on Tuesday, Jan. 27, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Building 70A-3377. Learn to guide Kindergarten-2nd graders as they explore buoyancy, magnetism, and physical properties of objects. Register here. Lunch provided. Contact Mary Connolly for more information.

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The Spring 2015 Interns Have Arrived

On Jan. 12, Workforce Development & Education welcomed 35 interns participating in its Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program. The interns have come to the Lab from universities and colleges nationwide to conduct research with Lab scientists, who serve as their mentors for the 16-week program.

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Archiving Files and Records Class on Jan. 29

Participants will learn which files should be kept, archived, or disposed of in compliance with Lab and DOE regulation. The workshop, sponsored by the Archives and Records Office, takes place Thursday, Jan. 29, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. in 50A-5132. Go here to register. More>

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Feb. 10-11 Workshop on Managing Cosmology Data

Registration is now open for a workshop on “Improving Data Mobility and Management for International Cosmology” to be held Feb. 10-11 at Berkeley Lab. The workshop is sponsored ESnet and Internet2. Early registration is encouraged as attendance is limited and the past two workshops were filled. More>

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Export Control Training Session Available Online

If you missed the Export Control training session in December, it now is available on the Laboratory’s Export Control website, along with the slides from the training session. Staff are encouraged to review the training video and materials to insure that they are informed about this important topic. Send questions to exportcontrol@lbl.gov.

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Share Engaging Science With Local Fifth Graders

Attend a Jan. 8 workshop from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to learn how to guide fifth graders as they investigate properties of matter through hands-on science activities. Registration required. More>

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BLAZES Volunteer Workshop Rescheduled to Dec. 8

Originally slated for Dec. 1, the Monday, Dec. 8 event runs from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. and will teach participants how to guide fifth graders as they investigate properties of matter through hands-on science activities. The BLAZES on-site program runs from October to May. Registration required.

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Export Control Training Session Scheduled for Dec. 10

The training takes place in the Building 50 Auditorium from 9 to 10:30 a.m. and will be live streamed here. Participants will learn more about the regulations that govern outbound exports and dissemination of information and technology to non-U.S. persons and entities. More>

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Training for Work Planning and Control’s ‘Activity Manager’ System

EHS is offering drop-in hours on Friday, Dec. 5, from 10 to noon and Dec. 18 from 1 to 3 p.m. in Building 26-124. Stop by to get your questions answered and hands-on help.

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