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WIST Holiday Luncheon

All employees are invited to the WIST Holiday on Thursday, December 3, 2015, at the Argonne Guest House from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

For the main course there are four choices, Chicken Dijon, London Broil, Baked White Fish and Vegetarian Baked Lasagna. The cost will be $22 including taxes and gratuity. The full menu is below.

RSVP to kirsten@anl.gov by Monday, November 30, 2015, and be sure to indicate your preference for the main course chicken, beef, fish, or vegetarian lasagna when replying. Employees can pay at the Luncheon.

Faculty Mentor-in-Residence Office Hours

Want some last minute advice before that faculty phone interview?

Looking for someone to glance over your teaching and research statements?

The Faculty Mentor-in-Residence is here for you!

Walter Henne will be available to meet walk-ins Tuesday, November 24, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Building 201, Room 157. After 1 p.m., stop by Room 151.

Muge AcikNovember 17, 2015

Joseph Katz Fellow in Chemistry

The Global Energy and Growth Challenge: Facts and Consequences for the Future

Professor Michael Greenstone of the University of Chicago presents "The Global Energy and Growth Challenge: Facts and Consequences for the Future" at a Director's Special Colloquium at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, in the Bldg. 402 Aud.

Shuttle service will be provided beginning at 9:45 a.m. with stops at Buildings 201, 212, 202, 240, 203, 208, 200, 205 and 362. Return trips follow the talk.

The University of Chicago and Affiliated Laboratories: Powerful Partners in Transformative Science

The University of Chicago presents "The University of Chicago and Affiliated Laboratories: Powerful Partners in Transformative Science" Friday, Nov. 13, 2015, 8:30 a.m., Eckhardt Center Conference Room, University of Chicago.

The Nonproliferation Horizon - Perspectives from Washington, D.C.

Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation for the National Nuclear Security Administration Anne Harrington will present "The Nonproliferation Horizon – Perspectives from Washington, D.C." on Tuesday, Nov. 10, 2015, at 11 a.m., in the Building 402 Auditorium.

Shuttle service will be provided beginning at 10:15 a.m. with stops at Buildings 201, 212, 202, 240, 203, 208, 200, 205 and 362. Return trips following the talk.

Explosive Creativity: Stoking the Birth of Ideas

Kane Kramer has been invited to present “Explosive Creativity: Stoking the Birth of Ideas” at a Special Seminar on Monday, Nov. 16, 2015, at 2 p.m., in Building 241, Room D-172.

Kramer will share his personal journey of innovation, including the Digital Audio Player that he invented in 1979. Commencing from the place of challenge to creating the conditions for innovation, Kramer will take the audience across disciplines, across four decades, and across thought barriers to offer unique insights on the process of creativity.