Jun 10
Detecting Radiation in Our Radioactive World

Join ANS for a fun, full-day exploration of nuclear and radiation science. Explore classroom-ready demonstrations and NGSS-aligned lesson plans. Participants take home a FREE Geiger counter for use in their classrooms. Thanks to a generous donation from Southern Nuclear, participants will also receive a cloud chamber kit, classroom-safe radiation sources, and other materials. Leave prepared to engage your students in learning about nuclear science and radiation.

Contact Education and Community Outreach Specialist Janice Lindegard for further information. jlindegard@ans.org.

Hyatt Regency, San Francisco, CA
7:00 am - 5:00

JUN 12-16
Nuclear Science and Engineering for Secondary Science Teachers

The University of Missouri presents a week-long course, designed specifically for high school science teachers, that provides the basics of nuclear chemistry, nuclear technology, and nuclear power. The course includes classroom work as well as reactor demonstrations and tours of the Callaway Nuclear Center, University of Missouri's Research Reactor Facility, and MU's nuclear medicine therapy and diagnostic clinics.

Columbia, MO
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

JUL 24
The Science of Nuclear Energy and Radiation

Sharpen your knowledge and understanding of nuclear energy and radiation, so you can inspire students with factual, up-to-date information about nuclear science and technology. Conducted by the faculty of Virginia Commonwealth University's mechanical and nuclear engineering department, this four-day workshop features laboratories and hands-on activities as well as tours of North Anna Nuclear Power Station and VCU's Nuclear Medicine facilities. Receive a free Geiger-Muller counter to take back to your classroom.

Richmond, VA
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

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