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Adjustments to financial benefits and contributions with effect from 1 January 2011   >>

Extension of the pre-retirement programmes

Following recommendation by the Standing Concertation Committee and approval by the Director-General, please note that: the Progressive Retirement Programme has been extended by one year, from 1 April... >>

Official holidays in 2011

(Application of Article R II 4.39 of the Staff Regulations) Official holidays in 2011 (in addition to the special leave during the annual closure): Saturday 1 January (New Year) Friday 22 April (Good... >>

News Articles

LHC to run in 2012 – an interview with Rolf Heuer and Steve Myers  
LHC Report: The shutdown work nearing completion  
Fermilab Future  
ALICE on the move  
Powering CERN and the LHC  
The new "Jardin de Capucine" crèche brings a breath of fresh air for young CERN parents  
Best value for money  
CERN and Google team up for Science Fair  
CERN Courier has a new look  
Young scientists in the making  
New learning resource features CERN  
Breaking away to South America  
When science inspires art  
French comedy at the Globe  
TV News Magazine Presentation: Einstein by Schweizer Fernsehen (2009)  
Ombuds’ corner: Management or communication?  
News from the Library: Zentralblatt MATH: it's not all about maths  

Training and Development

CERN Academic Training Programme 2011  
CERN Technical training: Available places in forthcoming courses  
Language training  

General Information

Cercle Condorcet - Dîner-débat avec Robert Cailliau  
Tram works (TCMC)  
The new Service Desk  
Reminder: Alcohol abuse, road traffic and safety on the site  
CERN Health Insurance Scheme  
Work at Restaurant No. 1  
25 years - Happy Birthday!  

Staff Association

Yachting Club  
Yoga Club  
Théâtre les 50