ANS Student Sections Committee

The Student Sections Committee (formerly the Student Activities Committee and Student Branches Committee) serves to represent the student members of the American Nuclear Society and their Student Sections. The SSC promotes the participation of students within the Society and facilitates communication between the Student Branches, their members, and ANS National.

Major Duties of the SSC:

  • Select hosts for the national student conferences and promote these events.
  • Coordinate and facilitate student participation in ANS national conferences.
  • Approve the nomination of student representatives to run for Student Director on the ANS Board of Directors
  • Establish and maintain communication with and among student sections.

Current SSC Projects:

  • Creation of a Faculty Advisor Handbook
  • Develop and maintain ANS Student Newsletter
  • Review Bylaws & Rules for Student Director Position
  • Maintain/update Guidelines for Judging Student Presentations
  • Develop a regularly occurring technical program for students at national meetings.

Structure and Organization:

Current Subcommittees
  • Section Categorization Subcommittee
    • Chair: Angela Ka Wai Chan
  • Appropriations Subcommittee
    • Chair: Cody Orsak
  • Commendations Subcommittee
    • Chair: Timothy Crook
  • Social Media/ Website Subcommittee
    • Chair: Patrick Moo and Brett Rampal
  • Young Member Retention Subcommittee
    • Chair: Lenka Kollar