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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.

Questions about these pages or the Web site may be directed to the Communications Department.

Sanford Lab gets a facelift

October 3, 2014

As you walk around the Sanford Lab site, you may notice things look a little different. Crosswalks were painted this summer in key areas. New signs bearing the Sanford Logo identify locations around the property. Banners depict each head frame, the two major experiments and the construction of the Davis Campus. 

‘Amazing work accomplishments’

September 1, 2014

Progress at Sanford Lab was the focus of an all-hands meeting last Friday. Progress with current and future experiments, progress in shaft rehabilitation and maintenance, progress in safety policies, and progress in underground construction and at the new Visitor Center. 

“I am thrilled with the team’s amazing work accomplishments and with the improvement in safety performance,” said Executive Director Mike Headley.

Here are some highlights of the many accomplishments at Sanford Lab. 

Communications Internship 2014-15

September 3, 2014

The Sanford Lab is looking for interns who are interested in video/filmmaking/documentary work, who will work with the Sanford Lab Communications Team to develop/produce documentary style videos, 3-5 minutes in length, for the Sanford Lab Homestake Visitor Center. 
The Visitor Center will cover a wide variety of topics including the historic Homestake Mining Company, the history and culture of Lead, and the physics, biology and geology experiments at Sanford Lab.
Tasks could include