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EYETS report: a cool preparation for the LHC

27 Mar 2017 — The re-filling of the arcs with liquid helium started last week, and the LHC is gradually being prepared for electrical tests at the end of the month

Hidden Figures into the light

22 Mar 2017 — At a time when Hollywood rarely praises female scientists as heroes, an unusual film was released: Hidden Figures

CMS pixel tracker transplant: everything went well so far

13 Mar 2017 — At the beginning of March, the CMS collaboration installed an important part of its detector: its second-generation Pixel Tracker

Member States and CERN – at the heart of the Organization

13 Mar 2017 — Charlotte Warakaulle talks about all the initiatives that have been put in place to ensure an effective and open dialogue with the Member States

EYETS Report: 2017, a busy year ahead for the accelerators

13 Mar 2017 — As part of the EYETS activities, the Linac3 ion source was converted to a xenon ion source

Paving the way for a new antimatter experiment

13 Mar 2017 — The GBAR experiment will create antihydrogen ions at rest to study the action of gravity upon antimatter

New Management at the ATLAS Experiment

13 Mar 2017 — Dave Charlton passes the baton to new ATLAS Spokesperson Karl Jakobs

Ombuds' corner

Watch out for those warning signals!

Have you ever found yourself listening to someone and, although all the words make absolute sense, you have the feeling that something is not quite the way it sounds? Without being able to put your finger on exactly what is causing the doubt, you start to question their motives in your mind, and...

Ombuds by Sudeshna Datta Cockerill, 23 Mar 2017

Updates from the clubs

CERN CineClub - Women Without Men

Cineclub, 30 Mar 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Ballroom Dancing Workshop

CERN Dancing Club, 1 Apr 2017 — 566

CO populaire LD - Pougny/Challex (F)

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 1 Apr 2017

CERN CineClub - Russian Ark

Cineclub, 5 Apr 2017 — CERN, Council Chamber

Salsa Dancing Party

CERN Dancing Club, 7 Apr 2017 to 8 Apr 2017 — 566

Taekwondo Stage with the master Philippe Montosi

Taekwondo Section, 8 Apr 2017 to 9 Apr 2017 — CERN, Salle polyvalente PUMP HALL

CO populaire LD - Ballens (VD) - COLJ

Orienteering Club/ Club d'Orientation, 8 Apr 2017

What's on today at CERN

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CERN People events

Humanitarian Foresight & Futures Co-creation

Workshops, 4 Apr 2017 — CERN, Ideasquare

Presentation by Artist Cassandre Poirier-Simon

Arts and Science, 6 Apr 2017 — CERN Library

Machine Learning

Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme, 26 Apr 2017 — CERN, Filtration Plant

Symposium and Memorial in Honor of Marj Corcoran

Commemorations, 26 Apr 2017 to 27 Apr 2017 — Rice University, Herzstein Hall Room 210

Upcoming training courses

Self-Rescue Mask - Refresher (fr)

Safety Training - 7 available places

28 Mar 2017

Radiation Protection - Controlled Area (en)

Safety Training - 5 available places

29 Mar 2017

Cryogenic Safety - Fundamentals (fr)

Safety Training - 9 available places

29 Mar 2017

First Aider - Level 1 - Initial (fr)

Safety Training - 1 available places

30 Mar 2017

Laser - User (fr)

Safety Training - 4 available places

30 Mar 2017