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The stories below were created by the Sanford Lab Communications Department, the Berkeley Lab Operations Office or other institutions. The In the News link provides links to news media stories, arranged in descending chronological order. The press releases link includes both copy and photos from recent press releases.

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Jason Crusan

May 4, 2016

As Director for the Advanced Exploration Systems (AES) Division with the Human Exploration and Operations Mission Directorate (HEOMD) at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), Jason Crusan is the senior executive, manager, principle advisor and advocate on technology and innovation approaches leading to new flight and system capabilities for human exploration.

Elizabeth Worcester

May 4, 2016

Through successful research and frequently changing titles, Elizabeth Worcester is now a highly active Associate Physicist at Brookhaven National Laboratory (BNL), in Upton, New York, where she works on numerous experiments. One of the current experiments is the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment (DUNE), which is working towards transforming our thoughts about the origins and evolution of the universe using neutrino and proton-decay science.

Star Stuff Art Contest

May 4, 2016

The Sanford Underground Research Facility and the Lead Deadwood Arts Center are sponsoring “Star Stuff,” an art contest for all area students grades 3-12. Students are invited to enter by creating an art piece relating to the universe and all the star stuff in it. The art can be drawings, watercolors, paintings, sculptures, etc. no smaller than 8x10 and no larger than 16x20. Deadline to enter is July 1, 2016. Categories are Grades 3-5; Grades 6-8, and Grades 9-12, with awards and prizes for the top three entries in each category.