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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
06/21/2018 ORAU names Kris Emery new controller Corporate
06/18/2018 More than 25 U.S. students chosen to attend record-breaking Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Science Education
06/18/2018 ORAU awards 36 research grants for 2018-2019 academic year to junior faculty at its consortium member universities University Partnerships
06/07/2018 ORAU hosts STEM books for babies author, Chris Ferrie, on June 25 Science Education
05/30/2018 ORAU names Wanda Gamble vice president of business development Community
05/10/2018 ORAU employees set record for recyclables collection on Earth Day 2018 Corporate
05/07/2018 ORAU sponsors more than 500 middle school students to compete in Pellissippi State Community College math competition Science Education
04/30/2018 ORAU Health Physics Historical Instrumentation Collection part of new exhibit in D.C. Corporate
04/09/2018 ORAU awards $25,000 to West View Elementary School in 10th Extreme Classroom Makeover Community
03/27/2018 Recent ORAU annual meeting highlighted public health security associated with biological threats University Partnerships
03/22/2018 ORAU welcomes four new institutions to its university consortium University Partnerships
03/20/2018 ORAU welcomes seven new directors to its board Corporate
03/06/2018 ORAU celebrates women in STEM Science Education
01/22/2018 Disrupting stigma about addiction important in communicating about opioid crisis Health Communication
01/11/2018 ORAU's Jeffrey Miller named new chairman of American Board of Industrial Hygiene Corporate
11/22/2017 ORAU seeking applications for IACMI-The Composites Institute 2018 internship program Science Education
10/12/2017 Teachers: what would you do with $25,000 in new technology? Community
10/05/2017 ORAU Annual Giving Campaign exceeds $100,000 for tenth year in a row Community
10/03/2017 ORAU sponsors leading students, researchers at Heidelberg Laureate Forum Science Education
09/12/2017 ORAU awards $36,000 in education grants to local teachers Community
08/31/2017 More than 40 U.S. students chosen to attend Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings this summer Science Education
08/10/2017 Justin Perusek selected to lead ORAU’s Belcamp, Maryland, office Science Education
08/07/2017 ORAU’s Timmerman receives National Contract Management Association Fellow Award Corporate
07/24/2017 Appalachian Regional Commission, Oak Ridge National Laboratory and ORAU celebrate 28th year of STEM learning Science Education
07/13/2017 Health Physics Society names ORAU’s Davis as recipient of 2017 Elda E. Anderson Award Corporate
07/12/2017 ORAU's Eric Abelquist named new president of the national Health Physics Society (HPS) Corporate
07/03/2017 ORAU announces recipients of 2017 Pollard Scholarships Corporate
07/03/2017 Radiation Protection Research Needs Workshop held in Oak Ridge discusses needs during next three to five years Corporate
06/08/2017 ORAU awards 37 research grants for 2017-2018 academic year to junior faculty at its member universities Science Education
05/03/2017 ORAU employees set record for recyclables collection on Earth Day 2017 Corporate
05/03/2017 ORAU awards $1,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover Viewer's Choice Award to Coulter Grove Intermediate School Science Education
05/02/2017 Could there be “Hidden Figures” at Vine Middle School? Science Education
04/21/2017 ORAU awards two teachers with $5,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover grants Science Education
04/20/2017 ORAU awards $25,000 Extreme Classroom Makeover to Rutledge Middle School Science Education
04/20/2017 ORAU named winner of 2017 EPEAT Purchaser Award Corporate
03/23/2017 ORAU welcomes four new sponsoring institutions University Partnerships
03/23/2017 ORAU welcomes four new directors to its board University Partnerships
03/22/2017 Recent ORAU annual meeting highlighted compliance complexity in higher education University Partnerships
02/08/2017 ORAU seeking applications for 2017 Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation internship program Science Education
02/07/2017 ORAU names Terry Payne business development manager for its science education, assessment and workforce development programs Corporate