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URA Council of Presidents Elects New Leadership

  At its February 11, 2021 Annual Meeting and Policy Forum, the URA Council of Presidents welcomed Dr. Gary S. May, Chancellor of the University of California, Davis, as its 2022 Chair.  An... Read More

David Schultz Appointed Director URA Sandia Site Office

Universities Research Association (URA) welcomes David R. Schultz as the new director of the URA Sandia Site Office (USSO) at Sandia National Laboratories in Albuquerque, New Mexico, and a member of... Read More

Javier Tiffenberg wins 2020 URA Early Career Award

August 12, 2020 | Allen Zeyher Javier Tiffenberg The tiniest of kicks forms the subject of the latest Universities Research Association Early Career Award. The kick is the recoil of an electron from... Read More

Adi Ashkenazi wins 2020 URA Tollestrup Award

August 11, 2020 | Steve Koppes Adi Ashkenazi Postdoctoral scientist Adi Ashkenazi of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has earned the Universities Research Association 2020 Tollestrup Award... Read More

David Sweigart wins 2020 URA Thesis Award

August 10, 2020 | Zack Savitsky David Sweigart Drawn to physics by his desire to understand how things work, postdoctoral researcher David Sweigart of Cornell University now helps test the most... Read More

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

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... Read More