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Oak Ridge Associated Universities

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ORAU 2022 Pollard Scholarship recipients announced

ORAU 2022 Pollard Scholarship recipients announced

ORAU awarded five William G. Pollard Scholarships of $2,500 each toward undergraduate studies for the 2022-23 academic year. The recipients of this year’s scholarships include Taliya Barton, Emily Bigler, Lauren Ferguson, Colleen McCloskey and Patrick McWlliams.

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Qingguo Xu, DPhil, a 2018 winner of the ORAU Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Award

ORAU awards research grants totaling $180,000 to junior faculty; MITRE funds 5 grants totaling $25,000 in new specialty area

ORAU has awarded competitive research grants totaling $180,000 to 36 junior faculty from its member institutions. Additionally, MITRE has partnered with ORAU to fund five awards. The annual grants are made through the company’s Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards program that provides funds to enrich the research and professional growth of young faculty.

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ORAU named Top Entry Level Employer, Top 10 Intern Employer by CollegeGrad.com

ORAU named Top Entry Level Employer, Top 10 Intern Employer by CollegeGrad.com

ORAU has been named a Top Entry Level Employer and a Top 10 Intern Employer (we're listed #6) for 2022 by Collegegrad.com, the number one entry level job site on the internet and the leader in entry level job search. Learn more about CollegeGrad's annual survey and how ORAU and other companies are meeting the needs of today's entry level workforce.

REAC/TS: Dr. Carol Iddins discusses the importance of this world-renowned DOE asset

REAC/TS: Dr. Carol Iddins discusses the importance of this world-renowned DOE asset

In this episode, host Michael Holtz talks with Dr. Carol Iddins, director of the Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site, or REAC/TS. REAC/TS is a world-renowned Department of Energy asset located at ORISE. Dr. Iddins talks about the work of REAC/TS, the importance of their role for both DOE and the National Nuclear Security Agency, and how her team is always ready to respond in the event of a radiation incident.

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Going Further. Together.

Going Further. Together.

ORAU provides innovative scientific and technical solutions to advance science education and workforce development and protect health and the environment. We connect the right people and resources to get things done, and we put the full power of our organization behind every project—both large and small.