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2020 ANS Virtual Winter Meeting
November 16–19, 2020
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Nuclear Science Week: the ANS local and student sections events
Nuclear Science Week (NSW) is a celebration designed to focus local, regional, national, and international interest on all aspects of nuclear science. National events marking the 11th annual NSW took place October 19–23 in Washington, D.C. This year’s theme was “Think Clean. Think Solutions. Think Nuclear.”
Several ANS local and student sections from around the world organized their own events to celebrate NSW, as follows:
Technical Session|Panel|Sponsored by YMG
Tuesday, June 9, 2020|3:35–5:20PM (4:35–6:20PM EDT)
Catherine M. Prat (Westinghouse)
Timothy M. Crook (MCR Performance Solutions)
Eileen Cullen (American Nuclear Society)
This session will showcase various careers that ANS young members have in the nuclear field. Young members will have 3 minutes to present their career and captivate an audience of peers who will vote for the best pitches. Modeled after the Young Members Group very popular “Pitch Your PhD” competition, the early- and mid-career professionals presenting here will win awards to be announced during the conference in the form of bragging rights. In addition, the winners may have their pitch published in ANS News!
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