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Here’s to a long life for Linac 4!

23 May 2017 — Ten years after it was approved, CERN’s new accelerator is officially inaugurated

LHC Report: setting up for the next season

23 May 2017 — The first collisions with stable beams were delivered to the LHC experiments on 23 May, after three weeks of commissioning with beams

A new source of light for the Middle East

23 May 2017 — Last Tuesday, I had the pleasure of representing CERN at the official opening of SESAME, the new regional light source facility hosted in Jordan

CERN and French space agency CNES start R&D collaborations

23 May 2017 — CERN and the French space agency, CNES, signed an agreement to collaborate on aerospace projects, from big data solutions to satellites

ESA astronauts visit CERN

23 May 2017 — An out-of-this world visit took place at CERN on 12 May

CERN besieged at Royaume du Web

22 May 2017 — CERN attended the Royaume du Web event at Palexpo, a festival that gathered 10 500 YouTube enthusiasts

Who now runs the (programming) world? ICT Girls

22 May 2017 — Girls in ICT Day confirmed what we already knew: girls and women are much needed in the information and communication technologies field

Ombuds' corner

Fourth Letter from Ombudsland – bystander action matters!

I’m just back from the annual conference of the International Ombudsman Association, and this time the keynote presentation was focused on the role of the ‘bystander’ or the person who witnesses an unacceptable or potentially harmful situation and does nothing. Yet they have an influence simply by...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 19 May 2017

Updates from the clubs

Finance Club

Finance Club, 23 May 2017 — CERN, 40-2-A01

CERN CineClub - Ikiru

Cineclub, 24 May 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

jazz club concert test recording

Jazz Club, 27 May 2017 — CERN, Main Auditorium

CERN CineClub - Rashomon

Cineclub, 31 May 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Sax meets piano (concert)

Jazz Club, 2 Jun 2017 — CERN, Main Auditorium

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

Upcoming training courses

Self-Rescue Mask - Initial (en)

Safety Training - 5 available places

29 May 2017

Drupal Site Editing: Beginners

Technical - 1 available places

29 May 2017

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

Safety Training - 11 available places

30 May 2017

Terrestrial Trunked Radio (TETRA) - Daily use (fr)

Safety Training - 9 available places

30 May 2017

SmarTeam - CATIA data manager at CERN

Technical - 1 available places

30 May 2017