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Nuclear Nonproliferation Policy
The mission of the Nuclear Nonproliferation Policy Division (NNPD) is to promote the peaceful use of nuclear technology while simultaneously preventing the diversion and misuse of nuclear material and technology through appropriate safeguards and security, and promotion of nuclear nonproliferation policies. To achieve this mission, the objectives of the NNPD are to: Promote policy that discourages the proliferation of nuclear technology and material to inappropriate entities. Provide information to ANS members, the technical community at large, opinion leaders, and decision makers to improve their understanding of nuclear nonproliferation issues. Become a recognized technical resource on nuclear nonproliferation, safeguards, and security issues. Serve as the integration and coordination body for nuclear nonproliferation activities for the ANS. Work cooperatively with other ANS divisions to achieve these objective nonproliferation policies.
2021 ANS Virtual Annual Meeting
June 14–16, 2021
The Standards Committee is responsible for the development and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards that address the design, analysis, and operation of components, systems, and facilities related to the application of nuclear science and technology. Find out What’s New, check out the Standards Store, or Get Involved today!
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Join ANS's watch party for a virtual field trip into outer space
Help ANS celebrate the launch of our newest virtual field trip, “Nuclear Frontiers: Powering Possibility,” by attending tomorrow's online watch party!
The virtual field trip explores the amazing ways that nuclear science is fueling earthly innovation and deep space exploration. The field trip video, which was made available earlier this month, is part of ANS’s Navigating Nuclear: Energizing Our World program The Navigating Nuclear program, which was started in August 2018, has already reached more than 1.5 million K-12 students.
Register now for the watch party for the virtual field trip, to be held tomorrow, May 19, from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. (EDT).
Help ANS recruit student members for your chance to win $100. As an added bonus, compete with classmates from other universities to win $250 for your Student Section!
Recruit new members between now and December 31 and for each referral that joins ANS, you’ll be entered into a drawing for one of three $100 Amazon gift cards. Multiple referrals are encouraged! One entry will be awarded for each referral that joins as an ANS national member. Referrals must join by December 31 to be eligible.
The Student Section that recruits the most members by December 31 will win $250 in ANS dollars. ANS dollars can be used toward ANS National Conference or Student Conference registrations, membership dues, or the ANS Store.
To receive credit for referring a member and be entered in the contest, simply ask your friends or classmates to list your name on their print or online student member application.
Want to share this information with your ANS peers? Send them this PDF flier and start your recruiting efforts today!
New ANS Student Members can now join for only $20 (must be a new member and rate is good for the first year of membership). Even better, your Student Section receives 50% of the revenue for each member that joins ANS! Contact your Student Section or email@example.com to receive your Section’s special discount code.
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