Updates for students and educators

How the Particle Physics Masterclasses began

23 Jan 2014 – In this CERN Courier article Roger Barlow recalls the ideas that motivated the Particle Physics Masterclasses in the UK, back in 1996

Apply now for 2014 European School of High-Energy Physics

23 Jan 2014 – Applications to the 2014 school, which will be held in the Netherlands, are open until 21 February

Hangout with CERN and the Google Science Fair

21 Jan 2014 – In this Hangout with CERN special, the laboratory conducts a Virtual Field Trip with the Google Science Fair

Two weeks to go to register for Beamline for Schools

17 Jan 2014 – With registration closing on 31 January, what would you do if you could conduct a real experiment on a CERN proton beamline?

Apply now for the openlab Summer Student Programme 2014

9 Jan 2014 – Openlab invites university students to work on advanced IT projects at CERN for two full months during the summer

Teens join the MoEDAL collaboration

28 Nov 2013 – The Langton Star Centre at the Simon Langton Grammar School for Boys in the UK has just joined the MoEDAL experiment

Schools competition: Win a beamline

27 Nov 2013 – For CERN’s 60th anniversary in 2014, the laboratory is offering a chance to high-school students worldwide to carry out an experiment at CERN

'I’m a scientist, get me out of here!'

11 Nov 2013 – CMS physicists will be answering questions from school students as part of a free online event to get young people excited about science

Physics meets art at London school

5 Nov 2013 – A week of events at a London school brought artists and science educators together

Apply now for CERN's Summer Student Programme

23 Oct 2013 – Don’t miss the chance to join CERN as a summer student and work on some of the world's biggest experiments. Applications are now open for summer 2014!

From Electrons to Galaxies: Greek high schoolers visit CERN

25 Sep 2013 – Watch a video of high-school physics teacher Andreas Valadakis and his class of Greek students as they visit CERN

First CMS Fundamental Physics Scholarship announced

18 Sep 2013 – The annual scholarship is open to young scholars from a CMS institute or an institute with an expression of interest to join CMS

Sign up now for Raspberry Pi day at CERN

17 Sep 2013 – The next Raspberry Pi programming day at CERN is on the 5 October 2013

Register now for ISOTDAQ2014

11 Sep 2013 – Registration is now open for the 5th International School of Trigger and Data Acquisition in Budapest, Hungary, in January 2014

High-flying physics: Young pilot visits CERN

9 Sep 2013 – Pernilla Craig, one of UK’s youngest female pilots, saw CERN from deep underground and high in the sky on a visit last week

Particle detectors for the classroom

7 Aug 2013 – Czech company JABLOTRON has released an educational toolkit based on CERN detector technology

Visiting CERN for more than just the logical stuff

9 Jul 2013 – Make-A-Wish visitor Callum Kerr had his dream come true with a trip to CERN

Google Science Fair winner rocks the CMS cavern

8 Jul 2013 – Duelling guitars, a giant particle detector and a teenage scientist – move over, Alpenhorn, it's time to rock out at CMS

Alice goes to Particleland

5 Jul 2013 – Comic-book artist Remco Polman delivers the first pages of a comic about particle physics, co-written with high school students on a visit to CERN

CERN welcomes ISEF award winners

4 Jul 2013 – Young winners of the CERN prize at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) visited the laboratory last week


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