2014 – Nuclear Science Week Meme Contest #TeamNuclear

Nuclear Science Week is an opportunity to explore and celebrate all of the ways nuclear technologies are utilized in our world. Nuclear applications are used in energy, agriculture, medicine and security – and this year we want to highlight these partnerships. We challenge individuals, clubs and other organizations to create and submit #teamnuclear memes to the Nuclear Science Week facebook and twitter pages beginning on Monday October 20th, and running through the end of Nuclear Science Week on October 24th. Winners will be announced shortly thereafter. Make sure to tag your meme with #teamnuclear and #nuclearsciweek so we are sure to find & share. Continue reading

2014 – Georgia Regents University to Host High School Students During Nuclear Science Week

Georgia Regents University will introduce local high school students to nuclear technology benefits and career opportunities during GRU Education Day Tuesday, Oct. 21. The event, now in its second year, is held as part of Nuclear Science Week.

More than 60 sophomores and juniors from Evans High School in Columbia County and Technical Career Magnet School in Richmond County will participate in programs taught by regional nuclear experts and supported by faculty from the College of Allied Health Sciences’ Nuclear Medicine Technology and Radiation Therapy programs. Continue reading

2014 – Governor Pat Quinn Proclaims October 20-24 as Nuclear Science Week in Illinois

The American Nuclear Society arranged for Illinois Governor Pat Quinn to issue a proclamation declaring October 20-24, 2014, as Nuclear Science Week. Educators, companies and other Illinois citizens will join the national celebration by honoring nuclear science professionals and increasing awareness of nuclear science and technology. Continue reading