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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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Davis-Bahcall Scholars chosen

April 1, 2015

In May, Sanford Lab welcomes nine Davis-Bahcall Scholars. The program allows students to learn from scientists at Sanford Lab, Fermi and Argonne National Laboratories in Illinois, and Gran Sasso and Frascati National Laboratories in Italy. Students will also visit 3M in Aberdeen, where they will tour the plant and participate in a panel discussion. 

Professor still looking to the skies

April 1, 2015

From 1980 to 1988 Mike Cherry did research on the 4850 Level. At the time, Cherry was an Assistant Professor of Physics at the University of Pennsylvania. He worked alongside Ray Davis, Ken Lande and other scientists from around the world. He rode the Yates cage with miners and technicians. And his laboratory was very different than what exists today.