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Public meetings: Thank you for your interest

Several hundreds of you took part in our recent information meetings1. We very much appreciate these times when we get together and, by listening to your questions and comments, can have a better idea of your concerns. >>

2011 Elections to Staff Council

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Horn of Africa food crisis



Thursday 27 October 2011 at 20:30 CERN Council Chamber >>

Orienteering Club

Course d'orientation Avec la CO en nocturne organisée par le club du CERN vendredi 14 octobre au stade des Eveaux (Ge), et la CO à Savigny (Vd) proposée par le club de Lausanne-Jorat le lendemain, les étapes de la coupe genevoise d’automne s’enchainent rapidement. >>

Cern Women's Club

Coffee Morning Tuesday 8th November 2011, 9:00 - 11:00 Bldg 504 (Restaurant No 2 - DSR) 1st Floor, Club Room 3 Organization of our Christmas Sale In favour of “Terre des Hommes” Those interested in helping should come along. >>

Running Club

The cross country running season has started well this autumn with two events: the traditional CERN Road Race organized by the Running Club, which took place on Tuesday 5th October, followed by the ‘Cross Interentreprises’, a team event at the Evaux Sports Center, which took place on Saturday 8th October. >>

Ski Club

The Ski Club CERN invites you to a Public Information Meeting Thursday, 3rd November at 6:30 pm Council Chamber (503/1–001) for the presentation of its activities during the season 2011/2012. >>


At the UN Cultural kiosk (door C6) >>


Banque cantonale de Genève (BCGE) >>


Le GAC organise chaque mois des permanences avec entretiens individuels. >>


Vous allez partir à la retraite…                                        ou vous l’êtes peut-être déjà… >>

News Articles

Detectors on the drawing board  
Physics and Frankfurt  
LHC Report: Take Five  
Leading lead through the LHC  
Deceleration project bursts out of the starting-blocks  
OPERA’s measurement: theory’s speaking time  
A common strategy for better health  
Accelerating sustainability in large-scale facilities  
A new batch of CERN apprentices  
A table-top LHC  
Greece welcomes CERN Accelerator School  
A f(e)rmidable family  
CERN balances linear collider studies  
GridPP returns to CERN  
Léman/Eléments: Familiar landscapes with unfamiliar details  
Make a movie in 48 hours  
CERN fire fighters roll out in style  
Georges Charpak street sign unveiled  
Security bingo for the paranoid  
Ombuds’ corner: Complaint of harassment - go for an informal or formal procedure?  
News from the Library: A new start for CERN Bookshop  

Official News

New procedure for departure formalities  

Training and Development

Academic training: Advanced lectures on multiprocessor programming  
Safety Training: scheduled sessions in September and October 2011  


Physics colloquium: Electron counting in quantum dots in and out of equilibrium  
One Day on Earth  
3rd International School of Trigger and Data Acquisition - Cracow (Poland), 1 – 8 February 2012  
103rd Meeting of the SPSC  
Vaccination against seasonal influenza: a reminder  


John Adams Lecture: LHC – Bold Beginning