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Resources for students & educators

At SLAC, we strive to solve real-world problems through science and innovation. Be a part of a growing community in STEM. Find out about our educational and internship programs and participate in our lectures and events. Teachers can find materials here for educating STEM in the classroom and the real-world impact of our tools and techniques. 

Educational & internship programs

 

 

Today SLAC is a multi-program laboratory exploring the universe from the largest to the smallest to the fastest. Our efforts in new technology, such as machine learning and quantum information science, invite the brightest minds to solve challenges we face as a society.”

Chi-Chang Kao Lab Director Chi-Chang Kao, Lab Director.
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SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory is a Department of Energy national lab run by Stanford in the heart of Silicon Valley. We invent scientific tools to explore the universe at its biggest, its smallest and its fastest. Watch this short video to understand our place. (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)

STEM opportunities

Are you interested in an internship opportunity that will provide you with enriching experiences? Do you want to be a part of a community that strives to solve real-world problems through science and innovation?

High school programs

Undergraduate and graduate programs

Teaching and fellowship programs

Public Tours

Sign up for a virtual tour with live guides, launch our interactive, self-paced tour or register for an in-person tour at SLAC. The tour destinations are designed to give you the most exciting and informative views of the lab.  

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Story highlights

SLAC news center

News Feature

LSST Camera images provide the inspiration for artist Lennart Lahuis’s “Astromelancholia.”

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News Feature

A machine learning algorithm automatically extracts information to speed up – and extend – the study of materials with X-ray pulse pairs.

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News Feature

Two GEM Fellows reflect on their summer internships at SLAC and share their thoughts on representation and mentorship.

Nate Keyes and Zariq George
Our speaker series

Public Lectures

Learn about our SLAC sciences by watching our past lecture recordings.

All past lectures YouTube playlist

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Public lecture presented by Yi Cui
public lecture art charging ahead: batteries of the future
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Public lecture presented by Cyndia Yu
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Dig deeper

Explore SLAC

Visionary Science

Our frontier research

Ultra-bright X-ray laser pulses can be used to strip electrons away from atoms.
Media Resources

Images, videos and more

Ghostly X-ray images could provide key info for analyzing X-ray laser experiments.
High School Programs

STEM summer camps

SAGE campers participate in a leadership activity at Stanford University.
Department of Energy

High School Science Bowl

Students shoes at SLAC Regional Science Bowl