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A summary of news items posted on the Fermilab homepage, highlighting activities at Fermilab as well as information about particle physics in general.


January 2006


February 28, 2006
Fermilab Colloquium on March 1: Is Cosmic Acceleration Telling Us Something about Gravity?
From Fermilab Today:
-Lederman Fellows: Bringing Physics to the Community
-Director's Corner: Play in Three Acts

February 27, 2006
Fermilab Film Series presents: Ran, March 10, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-G.P. Yeh Helps to Realize Okinawa Physics Institute
-Safety Tip of the Week: ES&H Crossword

February 24, 2006
Ask a Scientist Guided Tour
March 5, 2006, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM: "Superstrings, Black Holes and Einstein" presented by Mark Jackson, research associate in astrophysics
From Fermilab Today:
-Cause for Celebration: 7 Completed Magnets Will Boost Main Injector Beam
-MIPP Experiment Nearly Finished with First Run

February 23, 2006
Innovations in Irish Music: Lunasa and The Karan Casey Band
will perform March 18 at Fermilab.
From Fermilab Today:
-Katrina Memories Still Vivid for Lab Firefighters
-First 1-fb-1 Physics Result at a Hadron Collider

February 22, 2006
Artist Reception for "Fertile Ground," 5-7 p.m., March 10
From Fermilab Today:
-MINERvA Recycling Effort Taps Many Lab Resources
-Meet Dr. Baker, Medical Director of Neutron Therapy

February 21, 2006
NALWO Folkdancing Potluck: February 25, 6:00 p.m.
From Fermilab Today:
-Remembering Jane Wilson
-Director's Corner: Kids of all ages

February 20, 2006
Gender, Lies and Videogames: The Truth about Females and Computing. Colloquium given by Maria Klaw of Princeton University, Feb. 22.
From Fermilab Today:
-Engineers’ Week Gearing Up
-Safety Tip of the Week: Water cooler bottles

February 17, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-GSA to Co-host Formal Winter Ball, Sat., Feb. 25
-Stacking Record Will Deliver High Luminosity to Tevatron

February 16, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-Result of the Week: W Bosons light up the Standard Model
-Cooling Tower Installed as Final Compressor Upgrade

February 15, 2006
Press Release: U.S. Researchers Put Global Science Grid to the Test
From Fermilab Today:
-MINERvA Takes Point-Blank Aim at Neutrino Mysteries
-Apply Now for 2006 HCP Summer School Session
-In Memoriam: Jane Scheyer Wilson

February 14, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-CMS Sees First Cosmic Rays
-Director's Corner: Lemons to lemonade

February 13, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-Lab, Community, Economy: An Interconnected Vitality
-Safety Tip of the Week: Deep Vein Thrombosis

February 10, 2006
From Fermilab Today:
-Policy Makers Laud New Initiative at URA Meeting
-URA and University of Chicago Press Release, February 9, 2006: URA and The University of Chicago Announce Partnership for the Management of Fermilab

February 9, 2006
Family Open House, February 19
From Fermilab Today:
-Lootens Passes Torch after 12-year Term at ELM
-Result of the Week: A Tale of Two Tags

February 8, 2006
Family Open House, February 19
From Fermilab Today:
-Konigsberg Assumes New Role as CDF Spokesperson
-Andrea Silvestrelli, Basso-Baritone, Sings Tonight

February 7, 2006
Family Open House, February 19
From Fermilab Today:
-DOE FY07 Budget Request Has $775 Million for HEP
-Director's Corner: Rising Above the Gathering Storm

February 6, 2006
The New World of Neutrino Physics, part I seminar February 7 – 16, given by Boris Kayser of Fermilab.
From Fermilab Today:
-Fermilab "Best in Class" for Program to Reduce E-waste
-Safety Tip of the Week: Eye Safety Month

February 3, 2006
Sloan Digital Sky Survey featured on American Museum of Natural History website
From Fermilab Today:
-DOE Press Release, February 2, 2006: U.S. Department of Energy Requests $4.1 Billion Investment As Part of the American Competitiveness Initiative
-Ruth Pordes Elected OSG Executive Director

February 2, 2006
Family Open House, February 19
From Fermilab Today:
-Result of the Week: Neutrinos and the Light Higgs Boson at DZero
-In the News: White House Press Briefing on American Competitiveness Initiative: Remarks by Secretary of Energy Samuel Bodman

February 1, 2006
Stars of Lyric Opera To Perform at Fermilab , Feb. 8
From Fermilab Today:
-Challenge for Spokespeople: Bloom Where You're Planted
-First Antineutrino Event Recorded at MiniBooNE


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