Argonne National Laboratory

Workplace pipeline

Lewis University wins the Department of Energy Cyber Defense CompetitionApril 10, 2018

Lewis University wins the 2018 DOE Cyber Defense Competition.

Warm introductions to science and engineeringMarch 7, 2018

Introduce a Girl to Engineering Day (IGED) is an opportunity for over 100 girls to learn about STEM careers by participating in hands-on activities, listening to presentations and sitting down with scientists for mentoring sessions.

Regional competition tests knowledge and inspires the next generation to reach towards their futureFebruary 9, 2018

Thirteen middle school teams faced off at Oswego East High School for the 28th annual Department of Energy Regional Science Bowl in January.

Nine ways Argonne advanced science and technology in 2017December 21, 2017

As 2018 approaches, Argonne looks back at nine cool stories that came out of research projects and collaborations at the laboratory.

Olympics of the mindSeptember 5, 2017

The Argonne Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics (ACT-SO) High School Research Program, is a mentorship program supported by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory. Argonne’s volunteer mentors work closely with African-American students to help them compete in the national ACT-SO competition, hone their research skills and even help to boost their confidence to strive for more.

High-schooler solves college-level security puzzle from Argonne, sparks interest in careerApril 5, 2017

15-year-old Jocelyn Murray and her classmates solved a series of college-level cyber puzzles. This weekend they had a front row seat to watch college-level competitors who are older and more experienced defend their networks from constant attack.

Argonne hosts 15th annual Introduce a Girl to Engineering DayMarch 2, 2017

IGED is a diversity outreach program designed to provide 8th-grade girls an opportunity to learn about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers. Students are assigned to engineer and scientist mentors who accompany the girls throughout the day's scheduled activities.

Kawtar Hafidi named director of Physics DivisionJanuary 23, 2017

Argonne associate chief scientist Kawtar Hafidi has been named the laboratory’s next physics division director.

Elia MerzariJuly 12, 2016

Principal Nuclear Engineer

Jerome LinMay 10, 2016

Postdoctoral Appointee