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Dark matter, dark energy talk in D.C
The Smithsonian in Washington D.C. will feature three prominent physicists
in a discussion about dark matter and dark energy on Sept. 24. Fermilab theorist
Joe Lykken and University of Chicago astrophysicists Rocky Kolb and Michael Turner
will discuss upcoming research, including the use of accelerators, particle
detectors and telescopes to unravel the mystery of what constitutes the 96
percent of universe that does not consist of known matter.
Click here to learn more
Fermilab Management Practices Seminar available
The Professional Development Office has scheduled the Fermilab Management Practices seminar, (FMP), beginning in October. FMP, which is required for all new managers and supervisors, consists of the following courses: Managing Within the Law, Behavioral Interviewing, Interaction Management, Performance Review, Fermilab Functions. Please click here for more information.
Flu shot clinics for 2008 season
Use the east entrance of each building for the following clinics: Oct. 2
from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in Wilson Hall, ES&H training room; Oct. 14 from 9 to
11:30 a.m. in the Industrial Center Building's main floor lunch room;
Oct. 21 from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Wilson Hall, ES&H training room.
Active full-time employees, term employees and temporary employees are eligible
for the vaccinations. Not eligible are: contractors, family members of
employees, visitors/experimenters, seasonal employees, dayworkers,
on-call employees and retirees. Register online at
the ES&H homepage
or call ext. 3232. Bring your Fermilab ID card and a completed consent form
from the ES&H homepage. Wear a loose-fitting shirt. Pregnant employees
need a note from a doctor.
Microsoft Word, Excel classes
The Office for Professional and Organization Development will offer classes in Microsoft Word and Excel in early October. "Word 2003 Advanced" will take place on Oct. 7. Learn more and enroll. "Excel Advanced" will take place on Oct. 8. Learn more and enroll.
Classified ads were posted on Fermilab Today on Friday.