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The West Chicago PADS homeless shelter will be opening in October, and we are in need of volunteers for all shifts.  We are open each Thursday evening from 7:00 PM to 7:00 AM from October through May.  The night is broken up into four shifts: 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM, 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM, 1:00 AM to 5:00 AM, and 5:00 AM to 7:30 AM.  Volunteers are asked to work only one shift per month.  We serve our guests…

Charlie Briegel, a member of the Accelerator Division Controls Department for 42 years, passed away Dec. 3. His original task was to write and maintain the software that programmed the main magnets for the Main Ring. His support was indispensable in keeping the machine running properly. He then became one of the founders of the ACNET control system, which has successfully operated the accelerator complex from the start of Tevatron operations until the present time. He also served as deputy…

Volunteers are desperately needed for the PADS homeless shelter in West Chicago starting in October. Our site is open every Thursday evening from October through May, and volunteers are asked to work once per month. Volunteers are needed for all shifts, but the need is especially great for the overnight 1:00-5:00 AM shift. Other shifts needing volunteers are the 9:00 PM – 1:00 AM and 5:00-7:30 AM shifts. There is a new volunteer orientation meeting at the First United Methodist Church of…