Updates for students and educators

Take part in the 2017 Beamline for Schools competition!

19 Jul 2016 – Pre-registration is open for the fourth annual Beamline for Schools competition

Winning Intel ISEF students come to CERN

1 Jul 2016 – From 11 to 17 June, CERN hosted the 10 young students who won the CERN Special Award at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair

Innovation for Change rewards student water leak solution

21 Jun 2016 – Innovation for Change project, which began at CERN, rewards students that put existing technologies to better use for global, societal needs

Bringing CMS to South Korea

21 Jun 2016 – Virtual visits give CMS collaborators in Seoul chance to introduce students to particle physics

Applications for S’Cool LAB days in 2017 now open

20 Jun 2016 – High school teachers are invited apply online now to visit CERN’s S’Cool LAB for a full day of guided tours and hands-on experiment workshops

Winners of 2016 Beamline for Schools competition announced

13 Jun 2016 – Two teams of high-school students, from Poland and the UK, will travel to CERN in September to conduct experiments using a CERN accelerator beam

Inventive ideas bring schools step closer to beamline

28 Apr 2016 – Evaluation has begun of the 151 proposals submitted for the beamline for schools 2016 competition

Geneva Summer Schools

29 Mar 2016 – Geneva Summer Schools 2016 - Apply Now!

Applications for S’Cool LAB now open

24 Mar 2016 – Applications are now open for high school teachers to apply to bring their students for a unique hands-on experience at CERN

UK launches Institute for Research in Schools

4 Mar 2016 – On 3 March, the Institute for Research in Schools, IRIS, was launched. Building on the CERN@school initiative, IRIS takes a cue from particle physics.

ATLAS announces Thesis Award winners

3 Mar 2016 – On 25 February 2016, the ATLAS collaboration announced the winners of the 2015 ATLAS Thesis Awards.

Debugging the gender gap

2 Mar 2016 – The first Django Girls event in Geneva took place at CERN last weekend

Register now for the Asia-Europe-Pacific School of HEP

18 Feb 2016 – The third Asia-Europe-Pacific School of High-Energy Physics, AEPSHEP2016, to be held near Beijing, China, 12-25 October 2016, is open for applications

Innovation for Change project starts at CERN

2 Feb 2016 – For the Innovation for Change project 50 young talents will apply advanced technology to finding solutions for social needs

Beamline for Schools: be a CERN scientist for a week

26 Jan 2016 – High-school students can register now for the beamline for schools competition to create and carry out an experiment at CERN

Register now for the European School of High-Energy Physics

19 Jan 2016 – This year's school will be held in Norway from 15-28 June. Register by 19 February 2016

CBI students: target hit!

4 Jan 2016 – The students on the third Challenge Based Innovation (CBI) @CERN course presented all their proofs-of-concept and prototypes in December.

Training course for eighteen teachers at CERN

4 Jan 2016 – 18 teachers attended a three-day training course organised by the LAMAP Foundation (Fondation La main à la pâte set up by Georges Charpak in 1995)

CERN encourages girls to "expand their horizons"

4 Jan 2016 – CERN took part in "Élargis tes horizons" a conference to encourage girls to take up studies in the scientific and technical domains.

Tim Peake’s TimPix launch into space

17 Dec 2015 – Astronaut Tim Peake is on the International Space Station with a Timepix chip from the CERN@School project


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