Updates for students and educators

Students get charged up at RD51 electronics school

5 Feb 2014 – The RD51 electronics school at CERN this week had students examining high-tech readouts, trackers and detectors for particle physics

The race is on for "Beamline for School" teams

5 Feb 2014 – With registration closed, the 455 teams must now make their case for why they should win the Beamline for Schools competition

CERN connects with IceCube to bring science to schools

29 Jan 2014 – High schoolers from Europe and the US paid a recent virtual visit to CMS at CERN and the IceCube Neutrino Observatory in Antarctica

CERN summer student programme - just two days left to apply

29 Jan 2014 – Applications are open for the CERN summer student programme. Deadline is 31 January 2014 - just two days from now

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


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