July 13, 2016
Rachel Lokitz, ORAU associate general counsel, has been elected corporate secretary by the ORAU Board of Directors. Lokitz will perform these duties in a dual capacity while still maintaining her position as associate general counsel.
July 11, 2016
ORAU has awarded five William G. Pollard Scholarships of $2,500 each toward undergraduate studies for the 2016-2017 academic year. The recipients of this year’s scholarships are Emma Batson, Rachel Baxter, Myia Copeland, Christopher Friend and James Maze.
June 30, 2016 - More than 31 local educators and 33 students,Â took to the mats recently during separate ORAU Math and Movement academies, which focused on the concept that students retain more and gain valuable basic skills when exercising both their bodies and their minds.
June 9, 2016 - ORAU has awarded competitive research grants totaling $175,000 to 35 junior faculty from its member institutions. The annual grants are made through the companyâ€™s Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards program that provides funds to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty.
June 6, 2016 - Thirty-three top U.S. graduate student researchers in the field of physics will have the rare opportunity to meet with Nobel Laureates and other global researchers later this month in Germany.