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Chris Mossey named chief engineer

Effective April 26, 2016, Chris Mossey, deputy director for the LBNF Project, is chief engineer for Fermilab for an initial two-year appointment.

Wilson Hall parking lot closures

Parking lot and pavement repairs around Wilson Hall will take place this week, weather permitting. The Kidney Pond parking lot is scheduled to be closed on Tuesday, May 3, and areas of the west Wilson Hall parking lot are scheduled to be closed on Wednesday, May 4.

National Lab Science Day

The recent Washington, D.C., event was an opportunity to explain to Congress and their staff the cutting-edge research that takes place in the national lab system and highlight DOE’s role as a powerhouse of science, technology and engineering.

In the News

First bison born this year at Fermilab

From WTTW’s Chicago Tonight, April 27, 2016: The bison herd at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory just got a little bigger. On Tuesday, the first bison calf of 2016 was born at the particle physics laboratory located in suburban Batavia, roughly 35 miles from Chicago.

 

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SUSY three-day workshop at the LHC Physics Center

In 2016, the delivered luminosity of the LHC should exceed Run 1, and searches for electroweak production and compressed scenarios also will break into new territory. Attendees at the three-day workshop discussed these searches.

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Call of the wild

A red-winged blackbird trills by Swan Lake. Photo: Amy Scroggins, Abri Credit Union

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