Fermilab received a “Breastfeeding Friendly Employers of Kane County” Gold Level recognition. Breastfeeding mothers and employees throughout Kane County nominated workplaces that they believed to be breastfeeding friendly. Fermilab strives to support working parents in balancing professional and family life; providing resources for breastfeeding employees is just one of those efforts. Please reach out to your HR partner if you have suggestions for continued enhancements to the lab’s work-life balance initiatives.

New Spot Award!

New frontiers for the Fermilab Spot Award Program!  Nominate your peers and staff at for their positive contribution to the lab and upon approval they can enjoy $25 to spend at the Frontier Pub to celebrate their award any way they like, lunch, dinner, after work refreshments!  Nominate someone today to show your appreciation for their efforts! Please note that IRS regulations require the Lab to designate the $25 award as taxable. Contact your HR Partner with any questions…