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What's Happening at ORISE

  • Teachers! Win cool classroom technology in our June and July educator competitions

    For the summer, ORISE is hosting multiple educator competitions. For the month of June, ORISE wants to hear about your experience in the virtual classroom. Throughout the months of June and July, ORISE is asking teachers to submit a digital resource with a lesson or activity plan to go with it. The digital resource could be a video of a lab or experiment, creative video, virtual breakout, or anything that you have developed to teach online!

  • Resources for current and future ORISE participants

    Are you are an undergraduate, graduate student or postdoc looking for early-career, professional development opportunities? With the right strategy, you can also find, apply to, and land the perfect research experience. Find information on how to submit a successful application, how to apply for research funding, what STEM careers are in high demand, where to find career fairs, and more!

  • Accomplished STEM teachers selected as Albert Einstein Educator Fellows

    Fifteen K-12 science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) teachers from across the United States have been named 2020-2021 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellows. The fellows will spend 11 months serving in a federal agency or U.S. Congressional offices in Washington, D.C., engaged in the national STEM education arena.

  • ORISE K-12 group supports health care workers fighting COVID-19

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    3D printing a solution - ORISE K-12 group supports health care workers fighting COVID-19

    ORISE K-12 team members set out to help health care workers suffering from the discomforts of N95 masks. Using a template found on the internet, the team used 3D printers to produce ear guards to prevent the elastic bands on masks from rubbing health care workers’ ears raw.

  • Connect with ORISE… on the GO!

    ORISE GO logoThe 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.