The Jefferson Lab Press Room

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The academic testing season is now underway, and thousands of students in the Commonwealth are expected to visit Jefferson Lab's website to practice for the Virginia Standards of Learning exams.
Jefferson Lab’s Continuous Electron Beam Accelerator Facility has confirmed production of its first charm quarks.
Elementary and middle school science teachers are invited to register for the annual Virginia Region II Teacher Night at Jefferson Lab.
Rachel Carson Middle School of Herndon placed first among 19 teams who competed at the 2019 Virginia Regional Science Bowl Competition at Jefferson Lab on Saturday, March 2.
A new economic impact study reveals that Jefferson Lab generates more than half a billion dollars in economic output for the nation.
The Electron-Ion Collider Center at Jefferson Lab is now accepting research proposals for its fellowship and visitors programs.
Members of the media and public are invited to observe the 2019 Virginia Regional Middle School Science Bowl Competition at Jefferson Lab on Saturday, March 2.
Guided by data from new high-precision measurements, physicists develop a universal function that suggests that proton-neutron pairs in the nucleus may be responsible for the EMC Effect.

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Leave the tired baking soda volcano experiment at home! Earlier this month, more than fifty teachers spilled out of the Jefferson Lab auditorium and into the atrium ready to share new, innovative and accessible science-based activities with fellow science teachers.
The Machine Learning Lunch Series unites potential collaborators across Jefferson Lab, further progressing projects that apply this powerful tool to nuclear and accelerator physics problems.
The 2018-2019 Jefferson Science Associates Minority/Female Undergraduate Research Assistantship awardee spins opportunities for growth in science and throughout university campus.
The world’s first automated production SRF quality testing facility contributes to the success of large-scale particle accelerators across the U.S. and around the world.
Jefferson Lab's technology stewardship event, Accelerators: Driving Applications for Society was held on December 17.
Three early-career nuclear physicists are learning how to speak about their research and prepare for the competitive job market through JSA-sponsored program.
The Oct. 24 lunchtime seminar, “Civilian Response to Active Shooter Events,” offered tips on surviving a mass shooting.
Supported by Jefferson Lab staff volunteers, the BEAMS program introduces local fifth and sixth graders to real-world science and technical careers.

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