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CERN is keeping its ear to the ground

25 Apr 2017 — CERN has set up three seismic monitoring stations to listen to the earth’s vibrations and their impact on the LHC

LHC Report: (em)powering the LHC

25 Apr 2017 — The powering tests of the LHC circuits are a big part of the machine re-commissioning: almost 1600 circuits have to be tested in just few weeks

ALICE’s wonders reach out to kids in Prévessin

25 Apr 2017 — In March, a primary school named “ALICE” was inaugurated in Prévessin-Moëns. The name was chosen as a tribute to the ALICE experiment at CERN.

Computer Security: The Higgs does not... send mail!

24 Apr 2017 — “The Higgs boson does not exist!” stated an e-mail recently sent to many of our colleagues...

Django Girls – Let the coding begin

21 Apr 2017 — Who would ever think of spending a full Saturday indoors, coding for several hours? Highly motivated Django Girls participants!

Say more with CERN “emojis”

21 Apr 2017 — CERN releases a first set of virtual stickers

The Esplanade des Particules in Meyrin

10 Apr 2017 — The Etat de Genève, CERN and the Commune de Meyrin announce the start of work on the Esplanade des Particules in Meyrin

Ombuds' corner

It’s never the tip of the iceberg…

Last month, CERN hosted a meeting of the European Ombuds and Mediator group, which brought together some 25 Ombuds from both the public and private sectors in Europe. It was an excellent opportunity for members of the network to connect with each other and share some of their processes and practice...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 25 Apr 2017

Updates from the clubs

Milonga at the CERN Dancing Club

CERN Dancing Club, 5 May 2017 to 6 May 2017 — 566

CO populaire LD - Premanon (F) - O'JURA

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 6 May 2017

CO populaire LD - Mt.Mourex (F)

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 13 May 2017

CO populaire LD - Prevondavaux (VD)

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 20 May 2017

CO populaire LD - Chancy/Valleiry (F) - SATUS

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 10 Jun 2017

CO populaire one-man-relay - Trelex (VD) - finale printemps

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 17 Jun 2017

What's on today at CERN

CERN People events

Royaume du Web

GLOBE - Public Events, 6 May 2017 to 7 May 2017 — Other Institutes

130th LHCC Meeting - Agenda OPEN Session

LHCC - Open Sessions, 10 May 2017 to 11 May 2017 — CERN, Main Auditorium

Upcoming training courses

Self-Rescue Mask - Initial (en)

Safety Training - 3 available places

2 May 2017

ISOLDE - Experimental Hall - Radiation Protection - Handling (en)

Safety Training - 9 available places

2 May 2017

ISOLDE - Experimental Hall - Electrical Safety - Handling (en)

Safety Training - 9 available places

2 May 2017

Project Risk Management with OpenSE

Technical Management - 8 available places

3 May 2017

Radiation Protection - Controlled Area (en)

Safety Training - 2 available places

3 May 2017