You are here

Staff and Contractor Archive

RSS
March 30, 2011
Mentoring Our Future Generation of STEM Professionals

A program aimed at introducing the students to successful women in science and technology.

March 15, 2011
Quadrennial Technology Review Strategy Videos with Under Secretary for Science Steven Koonin


In these videos, Under Secretary for Science Steven Koonin describes some of the questions for which the Department is asking for public input for the Quadrennial Technology Review .

March 10, 2011
Morgan State alumnus and PNNL electrical engineer Jewel Adgerson | Courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
From Gadgets to Labs: Morgan State Alum Jewel Adgerson

Jewel Adgerson is an electrical engineer at the Energy Department's Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and Morgan State University alum. We got to talk with her about her work with the Department's Energy Innovation Hub and her passion for building up the next generation of scientists and engineers through STEM education.

March 9, 2011
Industrial Assessment Centers Help Students, Communities Learn About Energy Efficiency

Manufacturers get free energy, waste, and productivity assessments and students get hands-on experience in the plants. According to these participants, Industrial Assessment Centers benefit everyone involved.

February 25, 2011
Rita Franklin, Chief Human Capital Officer, US Department of Energy. | Energy Department Photo
Celebrating Black History Month with DOE's Rita Franklin

Throughout the month of February, we're introducing some remarkable African Americans who are working to advance the President's clean energy agenda and help the Department of Energy achieve its mission. This week we're profiling Rita Franklin who is the Department of Energy's Deputy Chief Human Capital Officer.

February 23, 2011
Your Unanswered Questions…Answered!

Experts from across the Department of Energy respond to some of the questions that Secretary Chu didn't manage to get to during his recent online town hall.

February 17, 2011
Elise Fox | photo courtesy of Savannah River National Laboratory
10 Questions for a Materials Chemist: Elise Fox

At Savannah River National Laboratory (SRNL), Elise Fox works on a wide breadth of projects from fuel cells and batteries to concentrating solar power. She recently took some time to give us the download on advances in energy storage technologies, her favorite fictional chemist (hint: she’s an expert in charms and potions) and why she became a scientist.

February 9, 2011
Sheri Bone. | File photo.
Celebrating Black History Month with DOE's Sheri Bone

Throughout the month of February, we're introducing some remarkable African Americans who are working to advance the President's clean energy agenda and help the Department of Energy achieve its mission. This week we're profiling Sheri Bone who is Senior Project Director, Office of Nuclear Materials Integration, National Nuclear Security Administration.

February 7, 2011
Mechanics train with plasma arc cutting equipment at the Paducah Site | Courtesy of Paducah Gaseous Diffusion Plant
240 Jobs Later: The Recovery Act’s Impact at the Paducah Site

Workers at the Department of Energy's Paducah Site are doing great things with the training they've received as part of the Recovery Act.

February 2, 2011
Travis Dredd
Celebrating Black History Month w/ DOE's Travis Dredd

Throughout February, we will introduce you to African Americans who are working to advance the President's clean energy agenda and help the Department of Energy achieve its mission. Our first profile is of Travis Dredd, Special Assistant to Secretary Chu.