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September 24, 2020
NNSA Nevada Field Office employee Tristan Dunn loads food in his truck after a door step pick-up.
NNSA’s Nevada Field Office collects 2,700 pounds of food for Feds Feed Families campaign
The Feds Feed Families program has impassioned employees in Nevada.
September 8, 2020
NNSA Administrator speaks at the National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas prior to visiting the Nevada National Security Site.
NNSA Administrator visits Nevada National Security Site as part of Nuclear Security Enterprise tour
NNSA Adminsitrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty continued her tour of the Nuclear Security Enterprise with a visit to the Nevada National Security Site.
September 3, 2020
NNSA Administrator dedicates Argus Project in Nevada
NNSA announced the completion of the Argus security project at the Device Assembly Facility at the Nevada National Security Site.
September 2, 2020
NNSA aims for cost savings by consolidating data center storage
NNSA welcomed a new technological capability to exchange real-time voice, data, and video information during nuclear or radiological emergencies.
August 17, 2020
The Nuclear Security Enterprise hosts virtual job fair August 26
NNSA will host a Nuclear Security Enterprise virtual job fair Wednesday, Aug. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (EDT)
July 13, 2020
NNSA Administrator kicks off tour of the Nuclear Security Enterprise
Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty plans to make her way across the Nation to visit the agency’s eight labs, plants and sites by year’s end.
June 24, 2020
Scott Wade of Nevada National Security Site is also a published author who focuses his writing on supernatural action thrillers and young adult supernatural romances.
The thrilling double life of an NNSS senior advisor/writer
Scott Wade of the Nevada National Security Site supervises of environmental management activities by day and writes fiction by night.
May 21, 2020
Computer screen full of code
Guiding the next generation of ‘white hat’ cyber hackers
NNSS safety oversight representative donates a precious commodity—his time—to help youth learn cyber ethics.
May 11, 2020
Les Winfield, general engineer and Federal Aviation Manager with NNSA’s Nevada Field Office
NNSA Army veteran clears runway for aircraft acquisition
Les Winfield of the Nevada Field Office supervised the purchase of three fixed-wing aircraft to support the nuclear incident response mission.
April 24, 2020
Adam DaeGorn, a Federal Project Manager with NNSA’s Nevada Field Office, helps lead the Boy Scouts in Troop 130.
NNSA Nevada Field Office Project Manager helps Boy Scouts earn Nuclear Science Merit Badge
In addition to camping and hiking, scout master and former Eagle Scout helps them better understand radiation.
April 14, 2020
Tony Santo Domingo, an NNSA Graduate Fellow, will complete his fellowship at the Nevada Field Office and has accepted a permanent position there.
NNSA Fellow pursues meaningful career in Nevada: Tony Santo Domingo
Tony Santo Domingo is grateful for his experience at the Nevada National Security Site and is excited about becoming a successful leader in NNSA.
February 6, 2020
NNSA releases performance evaluation summaries for contractors that run its labs, plants, and sites
NNSA completes an assessment of M&O partners’ effectiveness in meeting the performance expectations.
January 15, 2020
NNSA Administrator attends Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at University of Michigan
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty attended the Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at the University of Michigan and spoke to interested students.
December 27, 2019
NNSA to conduct aerial radiation assessment survey over Las Vegas Strip
NNSA to conduct aerial radiation assessment survey over Las Vegas Strip
NNSA will conduct low-altitude helicopter flights over the Las Vegas Strip and its surrounding areas Dec. 29 and 31.
December 19, 2019
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty, left, and Jessica McNutt, discuss the Aerial Measuring System with U.S. Rep. Ron Estes of Kansas while inside one of the newly delivered planes.
NNSA unveils three new aircraft for nuclear incident response
Planes will be used by Aerial Measuring System teams to measure air and ground contamination following a nuclear or radiological accident or incident.
October 7, 2019
NNSA Administrator and Rep. Kaptur attend Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at The University of Toledo
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty joined Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur at The University of Toledo Oct. 7 for Nuclear Security Enterprise Day.
August 5, 2019
Recruiters from NNSA and its labs, plants, and sites will be at Nuclear Security Enterprise Days on college campuses nationwide.
Nuclear Security Enterprise Days are coming to colleges around the country
NNSA will host several more recruiting events at colleges and universities across the country this fall.
July 25, 2019
Eleven NNSA employees receive Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
Eleven NNSA employees receives the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in a ceremony at the White House.
July 24, 2019
Seal of the president of the United States
11 NNSA employees receive highest honor for early career scientists and engineers
ising stars of nuclear security have been singled out for their excellence and named recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award.
July 16, 2019
NNSA recruitment initiative picking up steam with events nationwide
NNSA and its contracting partners have launched a nationwide recruitment initiative.
July 9, 2019
From left, NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty, Deputy Secretary of Energy Dan Brouillette, Marc Gibson of NASA, Angela Chambers of NNSA, Lee Mason of NASA, Margaret Weichert of OMB. Not pictured: William Pulse of NNSA.
Joint NNSA/NASA team honored with Gears of Government Award
Its project, called KRUSTY, could someday long-term stays on the surfaces of other worlds.
July 2, 2019
A scene from the January 2019 NNSA job fair in Arlington, Virginia.
NNSA job fair returning to the D.C. area
A look at the July 11 hiring event being held in Arlington, Virginia.
June 25, 2019
Micropower Impulse Radar
NNSA joins Smithsonian for Military Invention Day
NNSA participated in Military Invention Day at the National Museum of American History.
June 24, 2019
Crew members use a crane to prepare for one part of the Source Physics Experiment in 2018
Scientists can better detect underground nuclear explosions thanks to NNSA’s Source Physics Experiment
NNSA completed the second phase of the SPE at Nevada National Security Site
May 6, 2019
NNSA releases strategic documents
NNSA released three strategic documents to guide efforts across the Nuclear Security Enterprise.