On June 23, SULI intern Julie Bobyock was featured alongside other Dept. of Energy’s Office of Science (DOE SC) interns during a session of the DOE SC’s annual Summer Speaker Series. The online webinar series, hosted by a team of education specialists from several DOE Labs, is especially targeted at interns. Past and forthcoming sessions […]
Archives for June 2022
VFP Lecture Series
This summer, Berkeley Lab’s Workforce Development & Education program will spotlight our VFP interns’ work in a special lecture series. Over the course of four sessions, our VFP interns will share their first experiences working in a new field with each other and guests. They will discuss the ways that their new research intersects with […]
Summer interns profiled
Berkeley Lab writer Ruby Barcklay profiled this summer’s cohorts of interns at Berkeley Lab.
WD&E Mentor is Interviewed
Bhavna Arora is a research scientist and WD&E mentor in EESA’s Energy Geosciences Division who leads the Carbon Removal and Mineralization Program. She talked to EESA’s Lauren Core about her ongoing research on the use of MAR on agricultural lands and a recent publication she co-authored.
DOE Early Career Network Webinar
DOE Basic Energy Sciences – Early Career Network (BES ECN) is hosting a webinar about how to jump-start your career after school. Hear experts talk about journeys in industry, national lab, consulting, and entrepreneurship. Happening on Jul 12, 2022 01:00 PM.
K-12 Announces 2022 STEM Career Talks
K-12 has announced their 2022 STEM Career Talks series. These themed career talks allow anyone to learn about the wide diversity of STEM professions by hearing from experts in those fields. In each session, K-12 staffare joined by Berkeley Lab staff, Bay Area professionals, and other guest experts to talk about their careers and how […]
DOE Office of Science 2022 Summer Virtual Graduate Student Recruitment Event and Fair
DOE Office of Science is hosting a 2022 Summer Virtual Graduate Student Recruitment Event and Fair. To be considered for participation, you need to complete a survey. The deadline to apply is June 29 at 5 p.m. ET.
K-12 After School Science Hour on June 15
Join the After School Science Hour team on June 15 at 3pm. You’ll learn about the exciting world of super-absorbent polymers (found in both concrete and diapers!)
WD&E Mentor Featured in 3Q4
Arun Persaud is a staff scientist in Accelerator Technology and Applied Physics. He was a 2019 WD&E Outstanding Mentor.
Berkeley Lab Scientists Receive Prestigious Five-Year Research Grant
Three scientists at Berkeley Lab have been selected by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Science to receive funding through the Early Career Research Program (ECRP). In addition, three faculty scientists with joint appointments at Berkeley Lab and UC Berkeley will receive ECRP funding through their UC Berkeley affiliations. Matt Pyle, Benjamin Nachman, and Antoine […]
WD&E Mentor Profiled
WD&E Outstanding Mentor Tracy Mattox, a scientific engineering associate at the Molecular Foundry, was recently profiled in 3Q4.
WD&E mentor interviewed
Sinéad Griffin is a Staff Scientist at the Molecular Foundry and a WD&E mentor. In this recent Irish Times article, Griffin talks about the importance of mentoring.
Janique Ernest formally joins the WD&E Team
Janique C. Ernest has been hired to serve as Workforce Development & Education’s Internship Program Assistant. In her previous role as an executive business office assistant, she successfully coordinated a vast array of national conferences, training sessions, group events, and executive meetings. At WD&E, Janique supports Nakeiah Harrell, Internship Program Manager. She facilitates WD&E operations, […]