News & Updates
Call for 2018 Education & Community Grant Applications
January 31, 2018
Photo: Students build solar powered cars at the Taos Twirl 2017 Invent Event STEM Fair, sponsored by a LANL Foundation Community Grant. The LANL Foundation supports the work of schools, nonprofits and community programs...
Camp MSS: Focus on Science Content & How NOT to Be a Know-It-All in the Classroom
December 1, 2017
On October 2, Danielle Gothie and Doris Rivera of the ISEC professional development team traveled to Monterey, CA with two members of the Teacher Leader Cadre, Noelle Bowyer (5th grade teacher at Pojoaque Valley...
Bringing Science to Life, New Mexican Article
November 27, 2017
Photo above: First-graders in Rita Rios-Baca’s class watch Nov.19 as a bubble drifts around a brick wall, in a demonstration of wind and air patterns. Sami Edge, The New Mexican. By Robert Nott | The New Mexican | Nov...
LANL Foundation 2017 Conference on Education
November 10, 2017
Building Positive Culture from Classroom to Community On Friday, November 10, 2017, LANL Foundation hosted its 18th Conference on Education focused on the topic of “Building Positive Culture from Classroom to Community...
Scholarship Interview on KDCE Radio
November 9, 2017
Applications are Now Accepted for Scholarships for Nontraditional Students Seeking 2-Year Degrees or Certificates and High School Grads and Current Undergrads Lorraine Alire of Vallecitos started pursuing higher...
Scholarship Interview on 1260AM Talk Radio
November 4, 2017
Promoting Scholarships in Northern New Mexico Richard Eeds sat down with Evenlyn Juarez, 2016 Silver Scholarship winner, Española Valley High School graduate and current UNM student; John McDermon, LANL Foundation...
LANL Foundation’s Support of PED’s Decision to Adopt NGSS in Its Entirety
October 26, 2017
October 26, 2017 Education Secretary Christopher Ruszkowski NM Public Education Department 300 Don Gaspar Avenue Santa Fe, NM 87501 Secretary Ruszkowski: The Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) Foundation commends...
KRSN Radio Interview with John McDermon
October 25, 2017
Thank you KRSN AM 1490 for helping us promote scholarship opportunities for Northern NM students! Listen to LANL Foundation Scholarship Program Manager John McDermon’s interview. Listen Apply for Scholarships
LANL Foundation Letter to PED in Response to Revised Science Standards
September 28, 2017
Ms. Jamie Gonzales Policy Division, NM Public Education Department, Room 101 300 Don Gaspar Avenue, Santa Fe, NM 87501 RE: LANL Foundation's Comment on NM STEM–Ready Standards Dear Ms. Gonzales: The Los Alamos National...