Diversity

Argonne Hispanic Latino Club awards $6K in STEM scholarshipsJune 13, 2014

In June, Argonne National Laboratory’s Hispanic Latino Club (HLC) presented $6,000 in academic scholarships to students pursuing careers in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM).

The HLC’s Hispanic in Science Incentive Award is presented annually to two undergraduate or graduate students enrolled in STEM areas of study at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The 2014 scholarship award winners are:

Kim MandekichJune 4, 2014

Protection Programs Manager

2014 Outstanding Staff Mentor Award winner announcedMay 16, 2014

Senior Nuclear Engineer and Technical Director Keith Bradley is to be honored with Argonne National Laboratory’s 2014 Outstanding Staff Mentor Award. The award recognizes the efforts of an individual who has demonstrated outstanding mentorship and is a dedicated advocate for advancing and mentoring colleagues from all positions and career tenures.

Bradley will be presented with the award at the UChicago Argonne, LLC Board of Governors’ award ceremony in August 2014. Argonne plans to bestow this award annually. 

Jane JohnstonApril 30, 2014

Materials Control and Accountability Representative

Argonne receives 2014 SWE Golden Family AwardApril 7, 2014

On June 5, the Society of Women Engineers (SWE) Chicago Regional Section presented Argonne National Laboratory with its 2014 Golden Family Award. The award recognizes an organization that best supports families in the workplace.

Conference shows high school girls their scientific futureApril 7, 2014

High school girls learn about possible careers in science at Argonne’s annual Science Careers in Search of Women conference.

Student engineers design and race battery-powered cars in this year’s Electric Car CompetitionApril 3, 2014

The Electric Car Competition features Chicago-area middle school students engineering and building battery-powered cars. This is a supplement to the DOE’s Annual National Science Bowl.

University competition cars visit Argonne for testingMarch 24, 2014

Three university teams competing to win the EcoCAR 2 challenge will visit the U.S. Department of Energy's Argonne National Laboratory this week. The national contest offers students a unique hands-on experience to select and implement advanced technologies that increase vehicle fuel efficiency.

Ozgenur Kahvecioglu FeridunMarch 21, 2014

Postdoctoral Appointee