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ORAU News Releases

Listed below are ORAU’s news releases and media advisories for the current calendar year. You can search our news releases by choosing to sort by date, headline or topic. For news releases from previous years, please visit our news release archives.

Date Headline Topic
09/28/2016 ORAU exceeds $100,000 in annual giving campaign for ninth year in a row Community
09/19/2016 ORAU awards $39,000 in Education Grants to area teachers Community
09/08/2016 Lester promoted to director of ORAU's Project Management Office Corporate
09/01/2016 ORAU seeks applicants and adds team aspect for the 2017 Extreme Classroom Makeover Science Education
08/23/2016 ORAU and the University of Oklahoma collaborate to win $8.4 million NOAA award University Partnerships
08/18/2016 More than 200 students participate in ORAU’s Graduate Student Recruitment Fair Partnerships
08/02/2016 Students and teachers from 11 Appalachian states attend math, science and technology institute in Oak Ridge Science Education
07/12/2016 Lokitz named ORAU corporate secretary Corporate
07/11/2016 ORAU announces recipients of 2016 Pollard Scholarships Corporate
06/30/2016 Local educators and students learn new math moves during ORAU Math and Movement academies Science Education
06/27/2016 Local students tackle engineering challenges during ORAU Oak Ridge Robotics Academy Science Education
06/20/2016 Top graduate students from U.S. convene with Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany Science Education
06/17/2016 Area teachers start summer STEM programs with a splash Science Education
06/09/2016 ORAU awards 35 research grants for 2016-2017 academic year to junior faculty at its consortium member universities Science Education
06/06/2016 ORAU named winner of 2016 EPEAT Purchaser Award Corporate
05/17/2016 Students prepare for summer break but learning opportunities are just beginning for teachers Science Education
05/04/2016 Applications being accepted for Australia Endeavour Scholarships and Fellowships Science Education
04/26/2016 ORAU employees donate more than 11,600 pounds of recyclable materials for Earth Day 2016 Community
03/31/2016 ORAU awards two teachers with $5,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover grants Science Education
03/28/2016 ORAU awards $30,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover to Austin East Magnet High School Science Education
03/25/2016 ORAU awarded project from Appalachian Regional Commission for social media strategy to combat drug abuse and overdose Health
03/24/2016 ORAU welcomes four new sponsoring institutions Partnerships
03/24/2016 ORAU welcomes two new directors to its board Partnerships
03/21/2016 Maximizing scientific value of big data requires public-private partnerships on a big scale Partnerships
01/08/2016 Ten-week inaugural summer internship for graduate and undergraduate research Science Education
01/06/2016 ORAU awarded Army Research Laboratory agreement Science Education
12/17/2015 ORAU's Crowe and Wash receive National Contract Management Association’s Advancing Professionals Awards Corporate
11/10/2015 ORAU now accepting applications for inaugural ORNL Challenge Program Science Education
11/3/2015 ORAU employees prove it only takes a little to change a lot Community
10/5/2015 ORAU’s Phil Andrews receives Greater Knoxville Business Journal’s 2015 CFO of the Year designation Corporate
09/29/2015 ORAU exceeds $100,000 in annual giving campaign for eighth year in a row Community
09/10/2015 ORAU awards $32,000 in education grants to area schools Community
08/28/2015 ORAU seeks applicants for the 2016 Extreme Classroom Makeover Science Education
08/19/2015 ORAU recognized as a 2015 Top Diversity Employer by Black EOE Journal magazine Corporate
08/10/2015 More than 200 students participate in ORAU’s graduate student recruitment fair Science Education
08/06/2015 Brown Intermediate School students, teachers explore next generation of learning in Extreme Classroom Science Education
08/04/2015 High school students from U.S., around the world attend Joint Science and Technology Institute Science Education
07/28/2015 ORAU honored for excellence in procurement of green computers and other electronics Corporate
07/24/2015 Students and teachers from 11 Appalachian states come to Oak Ridge for summer science learning Science Education
07/20/2015 Oak Ridge Robotics Academy teaches students robotics engineering Science Education