Slideshow Celebrating the ‘Women of @Fermilab’ | #WHM17 #WomensHistoryMonth #WomenInSTEM
Stumbled upon this really nice slideshow of the women of Fermilab, published earlier this month in celebration of International Women’s Day. I like people shots that show them in their everyday context, be it in their cubicle operating gantt chart-like software or in the lab experimenting with silicon wafers or at a terminal accessing some remote server.
In recognition of International Women’s Day, March 8, we present a photo gallery of women at Fermilab: technicians, admins, scientists, educators, engineers and many other professionals whose work helps drive discovery. Thank you, women of Fermilab, for pushing us toward the frontiers of fundamental science.
The women of Fermilab are involved in all operations of the facility, from the Neutrino, Accelerator, and Particle Physics divisions to Human Resources and ESHQ (Environment, Safety, Health & Quality) – it’s theoretical, and administrative. Here are a few of my favorite shots:
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.