The core purpose of the ANS Savannah River Section is to promote the awareness and understanding of the application of nuclear science and technology locally (in the Central Savannah River Area), nationally and globally.
Benjamin Scholarship Announcement for 2016-2017
See the Benjamin Scholarship page at this website for details on how to apply.
Thursday, February 18, 2016
Ms. Melissa Jolley, will present a presentation on "Plant 124: Site Selection," at Bobby's BBQ, on Thursday, February 18, 2016. Her presentation will look at the reasons Plant 124 was needed in 1950 and how it became the Savannah River Plant. She will discuss the factors that led to the site location decision as well as how the project and construction led to growth in the CSRA.
Ms. Jolley has been the Cold War Curator at the Savannah River Site Curation Facility since 2013. The SRS Curation Facility houses over 4000 artifacts from across the SRS and includes documents, large equipment objects, employee memorabilia, and more. Ms. Jolley is an Aiken native, holds a B.A. in History from USC-Aiken, and has previous collections experience at Biltmore Estate, Redcliffe Plantation State Historic Site, and the Aiken County Historical Museum.
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Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Mr. Thomas Johnson, Associate Deputy Manager for the U.S. Department of Energy, Savannah River Operations Office spoke to well over 50 at the ANS-SR dinner and technical meeting on Wednesday evening, 6:00 PM, January 20, 2016. The meeting was held at Hilton Garden Inn, Aiken, South Carolina.
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Savannah River Section is 2014-2015 Winner
of Best Large Section
Public Information & Section Management
At the ANS 2015 Winter Meeting & Expo in Washington, D.C., the ANS Savannah River (ANS SR) Section was recognized as best ANS large local section with the with respect to its Public Information and Section Management activities over the last year. Mr. Eugene Grecheck presented the award to ANS SR on Monday, November 9. To the many section members that support these volunteer activities throughout the CSRA - Well done!