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ORAU donates $10,000 to Weinberg Memorial Fund

February 1, 2011

ORAU donates $10,000 to Weinberg Memorial Fund

OAK RIDGE, Tenn.—Pictured from L to R: Weinberg Memorial Fund committee members Tom Row and Steve Stow accepted a $10,000 donation from Oak Ridge Associated Universities President and CEO Andy Page. The money will be used to place bronze plaques engraved with a quote from Alvin Weinberg at the American Museum of Science and Energy and the Graphite Reactor; produce a film about Weinberg; annual lecture series and workshop in conjunction with the UT Baker Center; and rename the tennis courts located at Jackson Square, where Weinberg often played.

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