October 3, 2003


Alan Alda Films Scientific American Episode at SLAC

Actor Alan Alda (shown center) came to SLAC on Friday, September 26, to film an episode of the awarding-winning PBS science series Scientific American Frontiers.

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Director’s Corner

By Jonathan Dorfan

Protection of human and environmental health is of the utmost importance at SLAC. One of the cornerstones of our Mission is: "Maintaining excellence in matters of environmental concern and providing for the safety and health of the SLAC staff, users and the general public." We achieve this in many ways, guided by an experience base which has led to codified rules and behaviors for safe and protective practices.

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Theory Beats Experiment 18-6! SLAC Community Stunned

By Nina Adelman Stolar

Theory bolted to a five-run first inning lead and never looked back as they clobbered Experiment 18-6 at this year’s annual Theory vs. Experiment Softball Game. The convincing win snapped a five-year Experiment win streak that began in 1998. Wildly cheering Theory fans and supporters had not seen such a complete victory since 1982 when Theory snapped a seven-year victory drought. It was the highest run production for Theory batters in over 20 years.

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SLAC Today: News, Events, Announcements and More

By Kathy Bellevin

Finding out about what’s happening daily at the Lab is about to get much easier. SLAC Today, a new feature on the SLAC Web site, is a one-stop resource for Laboratory news, events, announcements and links.

Anyone in the SLAC community can post an item, and we hope everyone will participate in this service.

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