Workday on Tour

Stop by to ask questions about workday

To help launch the new Workday system, project team members will be in building lobbies and the Bistro 213 Cafeteria to answer questions and offer brief demonstrations.

About Workday

Workday, a new HR system, will bring major benefits to employees, managers and the laboratory. It’s not just a software system – it represents a new way of doing business.

Workday will:

Science Careers in Search of Women

The Science Careers in Search of Women (SCSW) Conference at Argonne, takes place Thursday, April 14, 2016, and provides female high school students an extraordinary opportunity to explore STEM careers through a variety of interactions with Argonne’s world-class researchers and mission-support employees.

Electric Car Competition

Argonne will host the 2016 Regional National Battery Car Competition on Saturday, March 19, 2016, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at CNH Industrial, 6900 Veterans Blvd. Burr Ridge, IL 60527.

The race will take place on a 20 meter track and will consist of time trials. The top teams from the time trials will advance to the modified double elimination.

Rube Goldberg Competition

Argonne's Educational Programs will host the 2016 Rube Goldberg® Competition Friday, February 26, 2016, at the Kohl's Chicago Children's Museum located at Navy Pier.

The contest features area high schools that compete to build a complex machine, comprising over 20 steps, to perform a simple task.

Rube Goldberg® is a registered trademark and copyright of Rube Goldberg, Inc.

2016 Science Bowl Competition

Argonne's Educational Programs will hold the 2016 Regional Middle School Science Bowl Academic Competition on Friday, February 5, 2016.

Students from local middle schools will compete in a jeopardy style competition at the Advanced Photon Source.

DuPage ROE Computer Science Teacher Workshop
Argonne's Educational Programs presents a "DuPage ROE Computer Science Teacher Workshop" on Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2015 at Argonne's Learning Center located in Building 362.

Young scientist discovers magnetic material unnecessary to create spin currentJuly 23, 2015

Research at Argonne indicates that you don't need a magnetic material to create spin current from insulators—with important implications for the field of spintronics and the development of high-speed, low-power electronics that use electron spin rather than charge to carry information.

Getting to the Interview
The Postdoctoral Society of Argonne and the Postdoctoral Program Office present a Career Workshop, Wednesday, July 29, 2015, Building 446 Auditorium (on the back side of the APS). Lunch will be served at 11:45 a.m., with the workshop from 12 to 1:30 p.m.

For more information visit the Postdoc Blog.


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Mass map shines light on dark matterJuly 9, 2015

Dark matter may find it tougher to hide in our universe.

An international team of researchers has developed a new map of the distribution of dark matter in the universe using data from the Dark Energy Survey (DES).