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News Articles

The PS Booster hits 40  
Safety first  
LHC Report: Ramp-up complete  
In good hands  
Speaking about the Internet…  
Horizon 2020 in sight  
Much ado about Nothing - exploring the vacuum with the LHC  
CERN gets closer to the “quartier international”  
India joins the ISOLDE collaboration  
The Fire Brigade acquires a new ambulance with all the bells and whistles!  
Safe cycling!  
Don’t let your mail leak  
Gotcha! Macs lose their innocence  
Ombud's corner: Empathy  
News from the Library: About a dozen prestigious CERN physicists contribute to a special issue of EPJ H  
The year 2012 is already rich in highlights for the Pension Fund Governing Board (PFGB)  
Piotr Doniec (1987-2012)  

Training and Development

Academic Training Lecture Regular Programme: Predictive Monte Carlo tools for LHC physics (1/3)   
Technical training: CERN Document Server (CDS), Inspire and Library Services  
French courses  


Secure Web Developers Needed!  
Visit safety  
One week left to register to the CERN School of Computing 2012 - Deadline 1 May!  


Stand Conseil de la Poste suisse  
The 32nd walk by the Geneva league against cancer  
Geneva University: seminar of particle physics  
CERN Colloquium: The Effects of Limited Resources and Opportunities on Women’s Careers in Physics  
Electromagnetic Simulation Seminar and Opera/Tosca update Seminar  

Staff Association

Information meetings  
Course d'Orientation  
Club Pétanque  
Fitness Club  
Cine Club  
Yachting Club  
ConCERNed for Humanity Club and Cine Club  
Dancing Club  
Music Club