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From Contemporary Controls: Fermilab hosted the second annual Building Automation Summit as an opportunity for the engineers, technicians, and managers from the various national labs to exchange knowledge and best practices. Postponed twice due to the pandemic, attendees said it was great to have an in-person event again.

Fermilab’s Society of Women Engineers (fSWE) is holding a membership drive from June 8 to June 22. As a corporate member, Fermilab annually offers a limited number of professional memberships to the Society of Women Engineers. With only 13 percent of practicing engineers being women, groups like SWE play an important role in giving women, and others underrepresented within the STEM profession, a means of connecting with like-minded peers and developing strategies and solutions to advance professionally. SWE offers a…

NIU engineering students (from left) Caeden Keith, Stefan Nyholm and Svilen Batchkarov pose with their project and professor Tariq Shamim at NIU’s Senior Design Day on May 6. The team built a full-scale (10m long) mockup of PIP-II’s HB650 cryomodule for use fit checking and preparing test stand and accelerator locations for the real cryomodule.

The career of Elaine McCluskey, who most recently served as project manager constructing the future facility for the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment, has had a lasting impact.

At Fermilab, engineering and science go hand-in-hand. Engineers from diverse backgrounds work together with talented teams to design, develop and implement the technologies needed for the next big discovery. Hear from five Fermilab engineers on what it takes to help push the boundaries of scientific research.

After considerable review and analysis, the Engineering Committee, working with Human Resources and with approval from senior leadership, has approved the addition of two new job profiles to Fermilab’s Engineering Family – effective immediately. These new positions will be at the A5 and A7 pay grades. The table below lists the engineering job titles, with the new profiles in bold. Job profile Engineer I E1 A4 Engineer II A5 Staff Engineer I E2 A6 Staff Engineer II A7 Senior Engineer…

Happy Manufacturing Month! After a hiatus in 2020, Women in Manufacturing and Engineering day is back at mHUB with a virtual conversation between Jennifer Scanlon, President and CEO of UL Inc., and Shannon McGhee, mHUB’s Director of Community Impact and Engagement. Join influential women in the STEM field on Thursday, Oct. 28, at 11:00 a.m. Please share this event with women interested in learning more about professions in manufacturing and engineering. Please use the link below for further information and…