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May 24, 2019
Georgia’s Deputy Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture and the head of Georgia’s Agency of Nuclear and Radiation Safety are joined by U.S. and U.K. partners in front of the secure truck.
U.S. and U.K. support radiological security in nation of Georgia
NNSA, the United Kingdom, and Georgia have enhanced radiological security in the Black Sea nation.
May 23, 2019
Children create lava lamps with oil, water, food coloring and sodium bicarbonate
Could they be the future workforce of NNSA?
Last month, children of all ages descended on NNSA and the Department of Energy (DOE) for the annual Take Your Daughters and Sons to Work Day.
May 22, 2019
Ambassador Linton Brooks, left, and NNSA Administrator Lisa Gordon-Hagerty, right, present the 2019 Linton Brooks Award to Jessica Lillo.
NNSA honors two early-career employees
NNSA awarded two early-career employees with the 2019 Linton F. Brooks Medal for Dedication to Public Service this month.
May 16, 2019
Participants in the NNSA active-shooter exercise were confronted with a real-world scenario. Here, a participant confronts an armed assailant.
NNSA trains security police how to respond to an active shooter
NNSA’s Office of Defense Nuclear Security recently conducted a weeklong assailant response workshop at the Hanford Site in Richland, Washington.
May 15, 2019
Thais Ramo, an NNSA Graduate Fellow
Graduate Fellow Feature: Thais Ramo
NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program is a unique opportunity for recent graduates, including Thais Ramo, to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
May 10, 2019
Dr. Karen Ventura, an NGFP Fellow
Teachers of now-NNSA fellows inspire passion, gratitude, and perseverance
Inspiration -- especially from teachers -- stays with us all.
May 3, 2019
Participants at the 2019 MSIPP Technical Meeting in El Paso, Texas.
NNSA initiative is building a diverse STEM workforce for the future
The Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program is one way NNSA builds an inclusive, engaged, and highly technical workforce in the STEM fields.
May 3, 2019
The DOE Mile 2019 logo
DOE and NNSA employees go the extra mile in a nationwide virtual footrace
The DOE Mile is a friendly competition between labs, plants, and sites across the Department of Energy. It is May 7.
April 30, 2019
The U.S. Embassy in London
NNSA expert shares stories from across the pond
There is a network of foreign affairs specialists stationed in partner countries – including one of our oldest allies, , the United Kingdom.
April 24, 2019
NNSA Graduate Fellow Ramon Rodriguez
Graduate Fellow Feature: Ramon Rodriguez
Ramon Rodriguez participates in the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, an opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
April 23, 2019
The 2018-2019 MLDP class at Livermore Field Office.
Rising stars of NNSA travel to the west coast for training
NNSA's Mid-Level Leadership Development Program participants focus on conflict-resolution during trip to the Livermore Field Office.
April 22, 2019
Graduate students Rebecca Lewis and Zachary Matheson
NNSA’s missions keep young scientists coming back for more
Stewardship Science Academic Alliances Program grad students land spots in NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program.
April 19, 2019
Hidden Talents: Velasquez
NNSA Hidden Talents: Keshan Velasquez
What some members of the NNSA family accomplish in their spare time is truly unexpected. Keshan Velasquez, an IT manager in Albuquerque, gets ripped.
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 10, 2019
NNSA Graduate Fellow Candace Harris
Graduate Fellow Feature: Candace D. Harris
Harris is part of the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
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 28, 2019
A puzzle explaining interagency partnerships on nuclear forensics
NNSA sponsoring a deep dive into U.S. nuclear forensics capabilities
A key NNSA capability involves the investigation of nuclear material to find evidence for its source, trafficking, signatures, and use.
March 27, 2019
NNSA Graduate Fellow Zoe Chicketti
Graduate Fellow Feature: Zoe Chicketti
Zoe Chicketti is participating in the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, an opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
March 22, 2019
Kelly Cummins explains the future of the plutonium pit production mission to the NNSA workforce.
NNSA gathers workforce to discuss the future of plutonium pit mission
Nuclear Security Enterprise leaders come together to discuss this vital national security mission
March 21, 2019
George Washington University graduate students Wardah Amir, left, and Mah-Noor Ahmed, right, with Program Manager Mark Scheuer at NNSA headquarters in Washington, D.C.
NNSA expert counsels grad students on counterterrorism
Two George Washington University students needed help to help make their simulation capstone project on nuclear security a success.
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 19, 2019
NNSA’s Jim McConnell, left, joined a panel about the pros and cons of the Senior Executive Service.
NNSA Senior Executive Service tells all
A panel of DOE representatives spoke about the pros and cons of SES positions at a recent discussion.
March 14, 2019
Contractors place the last piece of structural frame on the Mechanical Electrical Building at the Uranium Processing Facility at Y-12 National Security Complex in Oak Ridge, Tennessee.
Uranium Processing Facility marks construction milestone with “topping off”
Construction crews at UPF celebrated completion of the structural frame on the Mechanical Electrical Building.
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.