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2011: What a year!

“What a year it’s been, and what a way to end it. The star of the show has been the LHC, along with its experiments, which have again turned in an Oscar-winning performance. >>

Nursery School

  Enrollments 2012-2013  Monday 5, Tuesday 6 and Wednesday 7 March From 8.00 to 10.00 at the Nursery School  Registration forms will be available from 2nd March onwards: – At the Nursery School, from Catherine Regelbrugge, Secretary   Catherine. >>

Dancing Club

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Cine Club

Thursday 9 February 2012 at 20:30 CERN Council Chamber Angels and Demons / Illuminati directed by Ron Howard (USA, 2009) 138 min Based on the novel by Dan Brown With: Tom Hanks, Ewan McGregor,... >>

Golf Club

  The CERN Golf Club Members are herewith invited to the Annual General Meeting which takes place Wednesday evening the 8th February at 18 h 00 in the Conference room in bldg 13-2-005. >>

Car Club

Ordre du jour >>


  Reprise des cours Yoga, Sophrologie, Tai Chi, Zen La liste des cours pour le semestre allant du 1er février au 30 juin est disponible sur notre site web : http://cern. >>

English Book Club

The CERN English Book Club will hold its 2012 AGM at 17h30 on Monday 5th March in the club rooms (club barrack 564). >>

Ski Club

René Oberli, un très bon ami et un des membres importants des débuts du Ski Club CERN est décédé à Noël 2011. >>

Women's Club

 Coffee Morning Tuesday 7th February 2012, 9:00 – 11:00 Bldg 504 (Restaurant n°2 – DSR) 1st Floor, Club Room 3 Presentation of cheque to Terre des Hommes Those interested in helping should come along. >>



Théâtre Le Poche

Du 9 au 19 février Lundi, vendredi 20h30 Mercredi, jeudi, samedi 19h Dimanche 17h  >>

Théâtre de Carouge

 Du venderdi 24 février au dimanche 18 mars Salle François-Simon – Création FIGARO !  D’après Beaumarchais Mise en scène de Jean Liermier Jean Liermier dit souvent qu’il ne fait pas de différence entre le théâtre et la vie. >>


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



News Articles

5th report from the LHC performance workshop  
4th report from the LHC performance workshop  
3rd report from the LHC performance workshop  
2nd report from the LHC performance workshop  
1st report from the LHC performance workshop  
New CMS management: catching the Higgs (or non-Higgs)  
Putting science on the agenda  
LHC Report: Restart preparations continue  
Swimming against the tide: explaining the Higgs  
All aboard!  
Studying antimatter with laser precision  
Authors or signatories?  
The Metaphoros metamorphosis  
Growing expertise in Africa: CERN-UNESCO's 3rd Digital Library School  
"I can't wait to find out what Nature has in store for us"  
Collide@CERN: sharing inspiration  
CERN exhibition wins yet another design prize  
How neutrons and neutrinos translate into crotchets and quavers  
Model United Nations comes to CERN  
Evacuation drill at CMS  
A place in the sun for EXPLORER  
Is your Android running a temperature?  
Book Presentation: “L’Energia del vuoto” by Bruno Arpaia  
Milla Baldo Ceolin (1924-2011)  

Official News

Procedure for obtaining visas for Switzerland and France Signature rights  
CERN Health Insurance Scheme (CHIS) Contributions – Changes for 2012  
"Les Grangettes" no longer approved hospital as of 1.1.2012  

Training and Development

Safety Training: places available in February  
English Course  


European Strategy Preparatory Group - CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS  
CERN openlab Summer Student Programme  


5th Physics and Society Forum - EPS