FSPA

The Fermilab Student & Postdoc Association is excited to announce this year’s annual Halloween Party open to the full Fermilab Community!  The party will be in Kuhn Barn in the village on Friday, November 1, with most of the activities beginning at 6.30pm.  As always, there will be activities for families and children starting at 5.30pm. We will have food, drinks, costume competitions, pumpkin carving, decorations and much more, and we look forward to seeing you there! FSPA Officers Abhilash,…

FSPA in conjunction with the African American LRG will be sponsoring a screening of Black Panther in celebration of Fermilab’s partnership with the 2nd annual Wakandacon event taking place in Chicago later this month. Wakandacon (https://wakandaconforever.com) is a 3-day Afro-Futuristic celebration for comic nerds, pop culture buffs, big thinkers, techies, creatives, storytellers, gamers, science geeks, dreamers, makers, movers, shakers and anyone contributing to the culture! It should be stressed that Wakandacon is inclusive and all are welcome to come celebrate…

FSPA in conjunction with the African American LRG will be sponsoring a screening of Black Panther in celebration of Fermilab’s partnership with the 2nd annual Wakandacon event taking place in Chicago later this month. Wakandacon (https://wakandaconforever.com) is a 3-day Afro-Futuristic celebration for comic nerds, pop culture buffs, big thinkers, techies, creatives, storytellers, gamers, science geeks, dreamers, makers, movers, shakers and anyone contributing to the culture! It should be stressed that Wakandacon is inclusive and all are welcome to come celebrate together. Fermilab will have…

Congratulations to Users Executive Committee Meet-and-Greet raffle winners: First prize: Luke Pickering (Michigan State University) Fermilab hoodie and keyring Second prize: Heng-Ye Liao (Kansas State University) Fermilab bison plush, keyring, t-shirt Third prize: Mônica Nunes (University of Campinas, Brazil) Fermilab bison plush, keyring, mug Fourth prize: William Wester (Fermilab) Fermilab bison plush This event was held in conjunction with the Fermilab Student and Postdoc Association. UEC and FSPA members thank you for attending. Prize winners will be notified by email….

We are calling for nominations for next year’s Fermilab Student & Postdoc Association Officers! We are seeking motivated young researchers who are interested in giving back to the community. We welcome nominations made by all members of the Fermilab community. This is a great opportunity for young community members to see how the lab is run, to have a chance to meet their Congressional leaders in Washington D.C., to meet new people and to organize activities with their colleagues. The…

FSPA is happy to invite you to New Perspectives 2016, June 13-14. Although online registration is now closed, people may still register in person in the mornings. See the conference agenda: https://indico.fnal.gov/conferenceOtherViews.py?view=standard&confId=11435 New Perspectives is a conference for graduate students, postdocs, and young professional to present their work to an audience their work in a low-pressure environment. This conference is organized by the Fermilab Student and Postdoc Association and serves as a preamble to the annual Fermilab Users Meeting. New…