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April 16, 2019
Belgian Minister of Security and Home Affairs, Pieter De Crem, and NNSA Administrator Lisa Gordon-Hagerty, delivered opening remarks at the International Symposium on Insider Threat Mitigation.
‘There is no margin to be complacent’: Conference brings Nuclear insider threats into focus
Nuclear industry experts from across the globe gathered in Belgium in February to participate in an International Symposium on Insider Threats.
April 8, 2019
NNSA celebrates 10th anniversary of Alarm Response Training at Y-12 National Security Complex
An NNSA program that prepares first responders in the event of the theft of radioactive material observed 10 years of operation.
April 5, 2019
Michael Yo, far left, and colleagues pose in front of the U.S. Embassy in Beijing.
NNSA employee in China serves Nation from half a world away
Foreign affairs specialists support the agency's -- and the Department of Energy's -- missions around the world.
March 29, 2019
Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator Lisa E. Gordon-Hagerty delivered a keynote address at the DOE/NNSA Women’s History Month event.
NNSA celebrates visionary women
The NNSA administrator was the keynote speaker a special “Visionary Women” event at DOE headquarters
March 20, 2019
X-ray and electron beam irradiators can be used as a more secure alternative to high-activity radioactive sources like cobalt-60.
NNSA, IAEA, and Argentina partner to reduce the risk of radiological terrorism through alternative technologies
NNSA works to reduce the use of radioactive sources by promoting alternative technology aiding in source removal
March 13, 2019
Lauryn Williams is a member of the 2018-19 NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP)
Graduate Fellow Feature: Lauryn Williams
Lauryn Williams is part of the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
March 11, 2019
NNSA to co-host International Symposium on Insider Threat Mitigation
NNSA and the Belgian Federal Agency on Nuclear Control will co-host the International Symposium on Insider Threat Mitigation March 12-14 in Brussels.
February 13, 2019
NNSA Graduate Fellow Juliette Bronchtein
Graduate Fellow Feature: Juliette Bronchtein
Juliette Bronchtein is part of the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise
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 17, 2019
NNSA grants $50 million to university consortia supporting nonproliferation research and development
NNSA announced grants totaling $50 million to two university consortia as part of a nonproliferation research and development effort.
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 2, 2019
Dr. Karen Ventura, a NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program Fellow in the Office of Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation
Graduate Fellow Feature: Dr. Karen Ventura
Dr. Karen Ventura is part of the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
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
NNSA Removes All Highly Enriched Uranium from Nigeria
Working with NNSA, Nigeria, China, and the International Atomic Energy Agency repatriated more than one kilogram of highly enriched uranium.
November 5, 2018
NNSA and partners discuss the benefits and challenges of securing radiological materials.
NNSA continues outreach to state and local authorities on radiological security with meeting in Boston
The NNSA Office of Radiological Security brought many of its partners together for the East Coast Radiological Security Leaders Meeting
November 1, 2018
NNSA’s Annual Reports on Stockpile Stewardship, Nuclear Nonproliferation Delivered to Congress
NNSA releases Stockpile Stewardship and Nuclear Nonproliferation reports.
October 19, 2018
How NNSA uses gamma rays to complete its missions
Gamma Rays: They're small but mighty
How does NNSA use gamma rays to fulfill its missions?
October 15, 2018
The spectrum of NNSA work
Wide-ranging research at NNSA spans the spectrum
At NNSA’s National Laboratories and sites, research supporting our vital nuclear security missions spans the entire electromagnetic spectrum.
October 5, 2018
NNSA trained more than 250 law enforcement personnel what to do in case of radioactive material theft.
NNSA provides emergency response training at Bay Area’s Urban Shield 2018
NNSA trained 250 San Francisco Bay Bay Area emergency responders how respond to an attempted theft of radioactive sources.
September 25, 2018
Participants learn how to use the Active Well Coincidence Counter, an IAEA inspection tool, to measure uranium at Los Alamos National Laboratory in July.
Training preps countries for nuclear material measurements and bolsters nonproliferation network
NNSA provided basic training to nearly a dozen African and Asian countries on measuring and characterizing nuclear materials at Los Alamos.
September 24, 2018
By analyzing certain characteristics of an online form required for all exports, NNSA has developed "fingerprints" for dual-use goods, which allows authorities to focus on likely items.
NNSA develops ‘fingerprinting’ technique for exports to keep WMD building blocks out of the wrong hands
NNSA works with experts to keep adversaries from illicitly acquiring dual-use goods.
September 19, 2018
Participants of the U.S.-Japan Nuclear Security Working Group met in Tokyo to discuss cooperative efforts on nuclear security.
U.S.-Japan working group focuses on strengthening security of nuclear materials
NNSA participated in the ninth meeting of the United States-Japan Nuclear Security Working Group in Tokyo on Aug. 30.
September 4, 2018
WSU student Jacqueline Reeve assembles an apparatus that bends the metal filament to hold samples for thermal ionization mass spectrometer analysis at PNNL.
Interns make a big difference with some very small creations at PNNL
PNNL turned to teams of Washington State University engineering and materials science students to design and fabricate safeguards equipment.