OCT 21
Nuclear Science Week Expo

The American Nuclear Society Idaho State University Student Section will host the Nuclear Science Week Expo. This event is targeted to local high school and college students, but all residents near Pocatello, ID are invited. The expo will feature displays about nuclear science technology, the history of nuclear science, the use of nuclear science in medicine, space technology, and nuclear safety. Nuclear professionals will give presentations and be on-hand to answer questions. There will be prizes, give-a-ways, and free food available.

For more information contact: Bishwo Bhandari at bhanbish@isu.edu.

Pond Student Union Ballroom, Idaho State University Campus / Pocatello, Idaho
11:00 am - 2:00 pm

OCT 23
Pandora’s Promise: A Missouri S&T Screening and Panel Discussion

The American Nuclear Society Missouri University of Science and Technology Student Section will host a FREE public screening and discussion of Robert Stone's documentary, Pandora’s Promise. Panelists include: Dr. Joseph Smith, Dr. Carlos Castano, and Dr. Gregory Gelles. For more information contact: Dylan Prevost at dmpg24@mst.edu.

Missouri University of Science and Technology Leach Theatre / 103 Castleman Hall 400 W. 10th St. / Rolla, MO 65409-1550
6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

OCT 24
Nuclear Science Teacher Workshop

Come learn about nuclear science and effective ways to teach your students about nuclear science! A tour of Utah’s only nuclear reactor will be a part of this workshop along with a hands-on workshop with free teaching tools dedicated to learning how to teach and inspire students to pursue nuclear science.

This workshop is available to the first 30 teachers who register. The workshop is free, but you MUST RSVP by October 15th in order to tour the reactor facility. Government-issued photo identification is required to tour the facility. Please wear long pants and close-toed shoes.

For more information, email anssc@nuclear.utah.edu

The University of Utah / Utah Nuclear Engineering Program / 50 S. Central Campus Dr. MEB Rm 1206
5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Introduce a Girl to Engineering (IGE) Day

The American Nuclear Society Pittsburgh Local Section will host workshops and hands-on activities for high school girls on November 5 and 6 at the Waltz Mill Site. Girls will learn about the benefits of nuclear energy and career choices in nuclear science and technology.

For more information, please contact Mary Ann Walsh at walshmt@westinhouse.com

Westinghouse / Waltz Mill Site, I-70, Madison, PA 15663
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Detecting Radiation in Our Radioactive World

This popular workshop includes classroom experiments and demonstrations crucial to making classroom learning come to life. Learn how to use Geiger counters to detect radiation from background and man made sources. Teachers who complete the workshop receive a certificate of completion for 8 contact hours (.8 CEUs), a CD V-700 Geiger counter, a teacher resource book with ideas for classroom use, and information about radioactive sources that can be safely used in the classroom.

SPACE IS LIMITED: Pre-registration is required

Early Registration is $95 (until 10/3)
General Registration is $149 (10/4 - 10/24)

Disneyland Hotel / 1150 Magic Way, Anaheim, CA 92802
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

MDSTA/DACTM Fall Conference

The American Nuclear Society Michigan Local Section and Women in Nuclear are sponsoring a booth. Visit the ANS booth to meet members from your area, learn new activities for your classroom, and request classroom speakers.

Contact Lynne Goodman for more information - goodmanl@dteenergy.com

Woodhaven High School / 24787 Van Horn Road, Brownstown, MI 48134
8:00 am - 3:30 pm

NOV 15
Nuclear Science Merit Badge Day

Earn the Nuclear Science Merit Badge by learning the history, uses, and hazards of nuclear science and nuclear energy generation. Nuclear professional will lead scouts in interactive exercises and opportunities to learn about nuclear science. The program is offered by the American Nuclear Society Louisiana Local Section at Entergy's River Bend Station Training Center in St. Francisville, LA.

Open to scouts in 8th grade and higher.
Cost: $5.00/scout or $10/troop

For more information, contact:
Paul Sicard at psicard@entergy.com

River Bend Nuclear Plant
8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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