REAC/TS retains PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre designation
Jan 21, 2020 — The Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site (REAC/TS) recently received its redesignation as a Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) Collaborating Centre. Collaborating Centres serve as key institutions throughout the world providing relevant expertise and functioning as an extension of the international public health agency’s mission to improve health outcomes for all people. REAC/TS has been a PAHO/WHO Collaborating Centre for radiation emergency assistance since 1980.
Leigha Humphries named ORISE group manager for ORNL office
Jan 13, 2020 — Leigha Humphries has been named group manager for the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education office at Oak Ridge National Laboratory.
ORISE is accepting applications for the 2020 DOE Scholars Program for undergraduate, graduate and post-graduate students next summer
Dec 3, 2019 — The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy Scholars Program. Most opportunities are available during the summer, but opportunities may also be available during the year to accommodate the needs and schedule of individual sponsoring offices. The DOE Scholars Program introduces college students or recent college graduates to DOE’s mission and operations at various locations across the U.S.
ORISE to host virtual career fair for STEM internships, fellowships and research opportunities at national labs and facilities across the United States
Nov 1, 2019 — Discover opportunities for undergraduates, graduates, postdocs, and faculty. During the Virtual Recruitment Fair, you can interact with recruiters and scientists, and explore information about each program.
Deadline to apply for 2020-2021 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program fast approaching
Oct 29, 2019 — The U.S. Department of Energy's Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program is now accepting applications for 2020-2021. The program provides a unique opportunity for accomplished K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics educators.
Sarah Harkness named director of ORISE Belcamp operations
Oct 23, 2019 — Sarah Harkness has been named director of the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education Belcamp, Md., office. In her role, Harkness will manage internship and research experience programs and staff of 15 to 30 individuals serving scientific, academic, military and business customers, including the Department of Defense and the Department of Energy.
DOE presents ORISE its 14th Star of Excellence Award for safety and health
Oct 22, 2019 — For the 14th year in a row, the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education has met the exceptional health and safety standards set by the Department of Energy, who recently presented ORISE with the Star of Excellence Award during DOE’s annual Voluntary Protection Program Participants’ Association national conference.
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