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What's Happening at ORISE

  • Students! Show us your STEM smarts to win cool technology

    Students can make a difference in their communities! ORISE wants you to design and build a prototype of your solution for a chance to win a 3D Pen or M3D Micro+ Printer! If you think you are up for this challenge, enter Build the Future Student Challenge! today! EIGHT prizes will be awarded—two for each grade band. Submit your solution by Sept. 30, 2020!

  • Oak Ridge Robotics Academy prioritizes STEM outreach and student safety

    Held each year in July, the Robotics Academy offers upcoming 7th, 8th and 9th grade students an introduction to engineering, coding and robotics. The week-long experience concludes with a competition of the students’ robots, which is always highly anticipated. Faced with the new challenges of COVID-19, this year’s Robotics Academy would have to be re-thought and re-planned if held at all.

  • ORISE virtual internships fulfill research program needs during coronavirus pandemic

    In these days of physical and social distancing, ORISE program managers worked with customers to be innovative and deliver to students the quality experiences they need to strengthen their scientific knowledge and ultimately become productive members of the nation’s scientific workforce.

  • Connect with ORISE… on the GO!

    The all-new ORISE GO mobile app helps you stay engaged, connected and informed during your ORISE experience and beyond! Use ORISE GO to search and apply for opportunities, learn about exclusive ORISE events, manage applications, accept offers, and more! Visit the ORISE GO page for more info on how to download the app to your mobile device.

  • REAC/TS RadMed App

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    New REAC/TS RadMed app assists with management of patients exposed to ionizing radiation

    The REAC/TS RadMed application is now available for download on Apple and Android devices. The application provides resources on radiation incidents and medical management in an easily navigated format. The eGuide The Medical Aspects of Radiation Incidents, 5th edition provides information needed for the medical management of those involved in radiation incidents in an easy-to-understand manner.

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    National Postdoc Appreciation Week is Sept. 21-25

    ORISE would like to recognize and celebrate our postdoctoral participants as part of National Postdoc Appreciation Week (Sept. 21-25), sponsored by the National Postdoctoral Association. We appreciate our postdocs and their significant efforts to advance STEM initiatives at their host facilities and their involvement in the greater ORISE community.