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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.
March 21, 2019
NNSA to host recruitment event at Georgia Tech
NNSA and its Management and Operating partners will host their first-ever Nuclear Security Enterprise Day at the Georgia Institute of Technology.
February 7, 2019
A graphic used at the job fair for the whole of the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
The Nuclear Security Enterprise is hiring!
An estimated 1,700 candidates attended the first-ever NNSA-wide job fair in Arlington, Virginia.
February 5, 2019
NNSA launches enterprise recruitment initiative with its contractor partners at job fair in National Capital Region
Throngs of job seekers braved frigid temperatures in Arlington, Virginia, Jan. 31 for a chance to work in the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
January 15, 2019
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty addresses the workforce at an All Hands meeting
NNSA Administrator highlights 2018 achievements and looks to the future at end-of-year All Hands
NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty addressed the federal workforce at an All Hands meeting last month at DOE headquarters in Washington.
January 10, 2019
NNSA releases performance reports for labs, plants, and sites
Assessment of Management & Operating partners’ effectiveness in meeting the performance expectations released.
January 4, 2019
Brian Gullett, center, accepts his team’s Award of Excellence from NNSA Assistant Deputy Administrator for Major Modernization Programs Michael Thompson and NNSA Production Office Deputy Manager Teresa Robbins.
Team members across Nuclear Security Enterprise excel in stockpile stewardship
Each year, NNSA Defense Programs awards are presented to NNSA employees who have shown outstanding support of the Stockpile Stewardship program.
December 28, 2018
Savannah River Site employees sort toys prior to being loaded into several waiting trucks.
The season of giving comes to NNSA
NNSA's people work tirelessly to help keep our Nation safe, but for many, the holiday season is a special time to give back.
December 19, 2018
NNSA Continues Source Physics Experiment Series in Nevada
NNSA today completed the second underground, chemical explosion in the second phase of the Source Physics Experiment.
December 13, 2018
Adriana Sweet of the University of California, Berkeley, presents her research to an NSSC audience during the fall workshop at Sandia National Laboratories in California.
Academic consortium takes learning about nuclear science on the road
The Nuclear Science and Security Consortium -- a consortium of eight universities -- took their mission on the road to reach a broader audience.
December 7, 2018
The Mercury Solar Project at Nevada National Security Site.
Nevada National Security Site finishes solar array and begins era of net-zero energy buildings
The Nevada National Security Site inaugurated the Mercury Solar Project last month, moving further down the path of sustainability.
December 3, 2018
Los Alamos National Laboratory researchers work on Low-Cost, Radiation-Hardened Single-Board Computer for command and data handling. The technology won an R&D 100 award in 2018.
Nuclear Security Enterprise recognized for outstanding research and development
Three of NNSA's labs and sites were honored for innovation in 2018 with R&D 100 Awards.