URA President John Mester serves as panelist at the National Science, Technology and Security Roundtable hosted by the National Academies of Science, Engineering and Medicine

June 30, 2022 Washington, D.C. – President Dr. John Mester spoke at GUIRR roundtable hosted by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine (NASEM) on June 29, 2022. “URA is attempting to gather and amplify the views of our members in a way that informs the policy discussion and is useful to national level

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Universities Research Association 2022 Honorary Awards

June 15, 2022 BATAVIA, ILL. — The Universities Research Association Inc. (URA) URA’s 2022 Honorary Awardees on June 15 during the Annual Fermilab Users Meeting. URA President Dr. John Mester presented the awards to three Fermilab-associated scientists to congratulate them on their exceptional research. The awards are a part of the 55th Annual Fermilab Users

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Big boost for Fermilab’s short-baseline neutrino experiments

For more than a decade, the particle physics community has faced a perplexing puzzle: two experiments, LSND at Los Alamos and MiniBooNE at Fermilab, found hints of neutrino behavior that did not fit the usual assumption that the universe contains three types of neutrinos that have tiny masses and oscillate. The data from these two

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NNSA Awards Sandia National Laboratories Management & Operating Contract to National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (DOE/NNSA) announced today it has awarded National Technology and Engineering Solutions of Sandia (NTESS) with the management and operating contract for Sandia National Laboratories (SNL). NTESS is a wholly owned subsidiary of Honeywell International. Northrop Grumman and Universities Research Association will support NTESS in

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Alex Drlica-Wagner wins 2016 URA Tollestrup Award

For his work on the Dark Energy Survey, Alex Drlica-Wagner has earned the 2016 URA Tollestrup Award, which recognizes outstanding postdoctoral research at Fermilab or in collaboration with Fermilab scientists. Read More

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