CORE's News and Announcements

February 4, 2022

This February marks the annual recognition of Black History Month, a time when we celebrate and pay tribute to the contributions of African Americans throughout history.

June 14, 2021

Juneteenth, which is celebrated on June 19, marks the day in 1865 that enslaved Africans in Texas learned about President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation, which actually freed them two years... read more

October 26, 2020

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month, and the upcoming Native American Heritage Month, CORE is sponsoring a SLAC Career... read more

November 13, 2018

SLAC’s third annual Multicultural Food Festival and Fundraiser is being held on Tuesday, Nov. 13, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the SUSB lobby (Building 53).

June 29, 2018

On June 19, 1865, Union Army Major General Gordon Granger announced the abolition of slavery in Texas. It was two and a half years after Abraham Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation had come into... read more

May 21, 2018

The Alonzo W. Ashley Internship Program was named in honor of Al Ashley, who retired from SLAC in 1999 after 31 years of dedicated and exemplary service, particularly in the area of championing... read more

March 21, 2018

CORE would like to welcome our new SLAC executive sponsor, LCLS Director Mike Dunne. Mike succeeds our previous executive sponsor, SLAC CFO Suzanne Davidson. We'd like to thank Suzanne for her... read more

March 16, 2018

Former SLAC employee relations manager Al Ashley was profiled in a Q&A, highlighting his award-winning efforts at cultivating STEM diversity at SLAC and elsewhere. There's even a cameo by our... read more

February 26, 2018

The members of C.O.R.E. would like to send our heartfelt thanks and gratitude to Sean Kalsi, who is leaving SLAC to pursue a career in data analytics. Sean has been a valued C.O.R.E. member and... read more