IN THIS ISSUE
- Kurt's Column
Back to School
- Support Homeless Youth
On Tuesday, August 21, at 5:30 p.m., join other supporters at a fundraiser for the Youth Shelters organization.
- School Supply Drive Winding Down
Notebooks, backpacks, pencils, and pens are among the items members of the Community Programs Office have been collecting from generous Lab employees, and others, to help area school children start their school year properly.
- Lab Suppliers Receive DOE Awards
Three businesses that provide services to Los Alamos National Laboratory received Department of Energy (DOE) small business awards for fiscal year 2011 in Washington, D.C.
- Lab Subcontractor Major Asset To Northern New Mexico
Adelante Consulting, Inc. holds Laboratory contracts for environmental work and strives to be a good neighbor by supporting more than 30 regional nonprofit organizations.
- Volunteers Needed For Student Symposium
Help is required for poster evaluation on August 7 and for the technical talks on August 8.
- New Mars Exhibit At Bradbury Science Museum
To coincide with the arrival of NASA’s Mars Science Laboratory on the Red Planet, the Lab’s Bradbury Science Museum (BSM) will “launch” a new exhibit on August 5.
- Teacher Training For Fuel Cell Challenge
While the exact dates have not yet been finalized, teacher training is being arranged in preparation for the November 18 New Mexico Hydrogen Fuels Challenge.
- Next Big Idea Coming September 14-15
Downtown Los Alamos will be abuzz on September 14-15 with family-friendly events for this year’s “Next Big Idea.”
- Santa Fe Community College Selects New President
Beginning September 4, Santa Fe Community College’s new president will be Dr. Ana Margarita “Cha” Guzmán.
- New Lab Facility Receives Green Building Recognition
The Lab's newest facility, the Radiological Laboratory Utility Office Building (RLUOB), is the first to achieve Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) status and LEED Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.
- In Other News
Los Alamos expertise integral to nuclear energy innovation hub; LANL now on Facebook