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News Releases

Official announcements released by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) are listed below.

News Releases
Date Title
10/04/2016 ORISE receives its 12th DOE Star of Excellence Award for safety
08/19/2016 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program accepting applications for 2017-2018
08/03/2016 Number of undergraduate health physics degrees dropped in 2015 to lowest level in more than a decade
06/09/2016 Some of the nation’s most accomplished STEM teachers selected as Albert Einstein Educator Fellows
05/23/2016 ORISE report shows nuclear engineering graduation rates rebounding in 2015 after brief decline
04/19/2016 ORISE now accepting applications for EERE Postdoctoral Research Awards
03/16/2016 ORISE building earns EPA’s ENERGY STAR® certification for superior energy efficiency
01/08/2016 ORISE is accepting applications for EERE Robotics Internship Program
12/3/2015 ORISE is accepting applications for the 2016 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program from graduate and undergraduate students
11/19/2015 DOE Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis is seeking a postgraduate to research clean energy innovation and deployment in Washington, D.C. office
11/19/2015 U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students for summer 2016 research programs
11/11/2015 Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis program accepting applications for spring, summer 2016
11/09/2015 DOE Building Technologies Office seeks science and engineering graduate students for 2016-2017 pilot program to research building to grid integration
10/07/2015 Albert Einstein Distinguished Educator Fellowship Program accepting applications for 2016-2017 fellowship year
07/31/2015 ORISE report shows nuclear engineering graduation rates leveling off in 2014 after five years of increase
07/14/2015 ORISE beryllium laboratory achieves accreditation from College of American Pathologists
06/25/2015 Health physics degrees declined in 2014, enrollment trends reverse
05/27/2015 ORISE receives DOE Voluntary Protection Program Star status for 11th year in a row
05/21/2015 Balajee named director of Cytogenetic Biodosimetry Lab at REAC/TS
05/12/2015 Applications being accepted for internships and research opportunities with Oak Ridge Office of Environmental Management Program
03/06/2015 Dainiak Named Director of REAC/TS
12/04/2014 ORISE is accepting applications for the 2015 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program
11/25/2014 ORISE now accepting applications for 2015 Summer Research Team Program with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security
11/20/2014 ORISE is accepting applications for the 2015 U.S. Department of Homeland Security Summer Internship Program
11/10/2014 ORISE is accepting applications for the summer 2015 U.S. Department of Energy Scholars Program
10/14/2014 Iddins promoted to associate director of Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site
09/11/2014 ORAU-managed ORISE given ‘Legacy of Stars’ award from U.S. Department of Energy for outstanding safety and health performance
09/02/2014 Gehl named manager of Beryllium Laboratory
08/05/2014 Wounded veteran finds new way to serve by training for career in 3D printing
07/31/2014 Applications being accepted for 2015 spring term of DOE's Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
07/03/2014 ORAU receives DOE Small Business Award for work under ORISE contract
06/18/2014 ORISE recognized by EPA as Federal Green Challenge award winner
05/05/2014 ORISE report suggests foreign doctorate recipients routinely take regular employment in the U.S. after completing postdoctoral appointments
04/03/2014 ORAU-managed beryllium lab marks outstanding year in 2013
04/01/2014 Number of health physics degrees granted in 2013 has increased for undergraduates, declined for graduates
03/26/2014 Multiple research appointments available through Agricultural Research Service Postdoctoral Research Program
03/04/2014 Recent Ph.D. recipients wanted for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Research Awards
03/03/2014 ORISE report shows nuclear engineering graduation rates on the rise in 2013
02/10/2014 REAC/TS releases fifth international medical radiation symposium and workshop proceedings
02/05/2014 ORAU PeerNet® used to support DOE’s Office of Science Enrico Fermi Award selection
02/04/2014 New Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education book celebrates 20 years of impact on DOE’s mission and national agenda
09/03/2013 Duncan named associate director of ORISE scientific and technical resource integration program
08/29/2013 Mosley selected as ORISE director of employee relations and diversity
07/15/2013 College of American Pathologists renews accreditation of beryllium laboratory managed by ORAU
06/12/2013 Top graduate students from U.S. convene with Nobel Laureates in Lindau, Germany
12/03/2012 DOE recognizes partnership with ORAU for long-time management of Tennessee Science Bowl
09/10/2012 Evasius selected as ORAU’s vice president and director of science education programs
03/12/1012 ORAU Receives Another Safety Site Star of Excellence
01/18/2012 Study finds foreign doctorate recipients' stay rates remain high
12/20/2011 ORISE report shows number of health physics degrees increased for graduates, decreased for undergraduates in 2010
11/07/2011 DOE Secretary Chu honors ORAU employees for Japan crisis response
11/02/2011 ORISE report shows graduation, enrollment rates for nuclear engineering candidates are still at highest ranges reported since 1980s
08/31/2011 MEDIA ADVISORY: REAC/TS International Symposium to include sessions on the Fukushima crisis
08/12/2011 ORISE Beryllium Laboratory accredited by College of American Pathologists
07/14/2011 ORAU, ORNL partnered to host college and university career center employees
06/27/2011 MEDIA ADVISORY: REAC/TS hosts 5th International Symposium on the Medical Basis for Radiation Accident Preparedness
12/06/2010 New Easy-to-Use Medical Field Guide for Radiation Emergencies Published by REAC/TS at ORISE
10/20/2010 ORAU-managed ORISE Again Recognized as DOE "Legacy of Stars" Site for Outstanding Safety and Health Performance
07/27/2010 Nuclear engineering degrees decrease, enrollments increase in 2009
06/15/2010 ORISE report shows number of health physics Ph.D.s declined in 2009
06/14/2010 Lester to lead ORISE’s scientific and technical peer review program
04/20/2010 Roberts Selected as Director and Toohey Named Associate Director of ORISE’s Independent Environmental Assessment and Verification Program
02/03/2010 After a Brief Decline, Recent Foreign Ph.D. Graduates are Staying in the U.S. at Near-record Levels