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Looking for the latest news about the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE)? The ORISE Media Center offers an extensive collection of media resources, including news releases, photos, media contacts, links to ORISE publications, background information and videos.

News Releases

ORAU-managed beryllium lab marks outstanding year in 2013

ORAU-managed beryllium lab marks outstanding year in 2013 with zero test errors. Managed for DOE, lab personnel processed nearly 4,100 beryllium lymphocyte proliferation tests without a single error.

Number of health physics degrees granted in 2013 has increased for undergraduates, declined for graduates

Report shows the number of college students graduating with majors in health physics has increased slightly for bachelor’s degrees, but decreased for both master’s and doctoral candidates.

Multiple research appointments available through Agricultural Research Service Postdoctoral Research Program

ORAU and the U.S. Department of Agriculture are currently seeking recent doctoral degree recipients for various appointments in the Agricultural Research Service Postdoctoral Research Program.

Recent Ph.D. recipients wanted for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Research Awards

ORAU and the U.S. Department of Energy’s Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE) are currently taking applications for the EERE Postdoctoral Research Awards. Applications are being accepted until April 30, 2014.

ORISE report shows nuclear engineering graduation rates on the rise in 2013

ORISE report shows the number of college students graduating with majors in nuclear engineering in 2013 continues to increase.

ORAU PeerNet® used to support DOE’s Office of Science Enrico Fermi Award selection

ORAU’s electronic peer review and evaluation system, PeerNet®, was used to support the selection of recipients for the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Science Enrico Fermi Award.

New Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education book celebrates 20 years of impact on DOE’s mission and national agenda

New ORISE book celebrates 20 years of impact on DOE’s mission and national agenda. Book chronicles breadth and depth of impact through timeline and feature articles

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Media Contacts

Pam Bonee
Director, Communications
Work: 865.576.3146
Cell: 865.603.5142

Wendy West
Manager, Communications
Work: 865.576.0028
Cell: 865.207.7953

Nicole Merrifield
Communications Specialist, Communications
Work: 865.241.0482
Cell: 865.323.5762

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