Jumpstart: Mentoring Basics
Postdoctoral Program Coordinator Tina Henne presents a seminar on mentoring Thursday, June 18, 12:30 - 1:30 p.m., Bistro 213, Dining Room A/B.


What do Werner Heisenberg and Harry Potter have in common? Mentors! (Gottfried von Leibnitz and Albus Dumbledore, respectively). All employees are welcome to learn more about becoming a mentor or a mentee at the next JumpStart meeting Thursday, June 18.

Chicago Innovation Mentors CIMposium

The Chicago Innovation Mentors (CIM) organization will hold a CIMposium Wednesday, June 24, 2015, from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the MATTER Auditorium located at 222 W. Merchandise Mart Plaza, Suite 1230, Chicago, Il 60654.

Slip sliding away: Graphene and diamonds prove a slippery combinationMay 22, 2015

Scientists at the U.S. Department of Energy’s Argonne National Laboratory have found a way to use tiny diamonds and graphene to give friction the slip, creating a new material combination that demonstrates the rare phenomenon of “superlubricity.”

Two Argonne teams win pitch competition, advance to national Lab-Corps training programApril 24, 2015

On April 17, the judges chose these two technologies from a pool of six finalists to participate in the national Lab-Corps training program.