Fermi National Laboratory

Volume 23  |  Friday, August 4, 2000  |  Number 14
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Blood Drive to be held on 8/8/00 in conjunction with Heartland Blood Centers of Aurora. The drive will be held from 9am - 2pm in the Wilson Hall NE ESH training room. Questions? Please call Sharon Koteles x3598.

Fermilab Arts Series


Saturday August 19, 8:00 pm. Tickets are $16. Ramsey Auditorium, Wilson Hall. The Queen of American Folk Music recently celebrated her 50th anniversary as a performer.


  • NALWO is pleased to announce that the free morning English classes in the Usersí Center for FNAL guests, visitors, and their spouses have been expanded. The schedule is: Monday and Thursday, 9:30 am - 11 am beginners (Music Room) and intermediates (Library), Monday and Thursday, 11 am - 12:30 pm advanced, emphasizing pronunciation and American idioms (Music Room).

  • NALWO coffee for newcomers & visitors every Thursday at the Usersí Center, 10:30-12, children welcome. In the auditorium, International folk dancing, Thursday, 7:30-10 p.m., call Mady, (630) 584-0825.



  • Larry Coulson, ID 1813, DO-Directorate, September 5. Last day of work, August 15.

  • Fred Rittgarn, ID 2147, BD-BS/Tevatron Department, August 21.

  • Jerome Biltgen, ID 7063, DO-Directorate (G&A), August 31. Last day of work was June 30.


  • Olga Lobban, of CDF and Texas Tech University, presented the student perspective in the concluding session of the 50th annual series of open and informal meetings between Nobel Laureates and young researchers in Lindau, Germany. At the June 30 wrap-up session, Lobban represented the 600 participating students, sharing the dais with Countess Sonja Bernadotte, president of the organizing committee for the meeting, Johannes Rau, President of Germany, and Martinus Veltman, co-winner of the 1999 Nobel Prize in Physics.


  • Mike Kucera of Beams Division shot a hole in one on the par 3, 168 yard, 9th hole at Fox Valley Country Club on July 25, 2000ó his 42nd birthday. Mike used an easy 5 wood for a beautiful shot that rolled right in the cup. The shot was witnessed by Steve Bjerklie, Bob Florian and Gary Golinski.

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