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January 19, 2018
Farewell message from NNSA administrator
On January 20th, I will be departing government service and stepping down as the DOE Under Secretary for Nuclear Security and NNSA Administrator.
January 18, 2018
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NNSA launches new learning management system: LearningNucleus
NNSA is making strides to enhance professional development for all employees across the NNSA enterprise through the creation of LearningNucleus.
January 17, 2018
Mareena Robinson
Graduate Fellow Feature: Mareena Robinson
Mareena Robinson is a fellow in the NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program, a unique opportunity for graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise.
January 16, 2018
Launch of a Trident II D5 Missile Test
W88 Alteration 370 program successfully moving forward
The final design review of the AF&F subsystem of the W88 Alteration (Alt) 370 program was recently completed at Sandia National Laboratories.
January 12, 2018
Dr. Beatriz Cuartas
NNSA employee makes a career out of improving careers
Dr. Beatriz Cuartas currently helps run multiple programs within NNSA’s Office of Management and Budget.
January 11, 2018
Opening remarks at the fifth Plenary Meeting of the International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification.
NNSA participates in International Partnership for Nuclear Disarmament Verification Plenary in Argentina
NNSA recently joined more than 25 countries, both with and without nuclear weapons, for a nuclear disarmament meeting.
January 10, 2018
Bill Beal from the Remote Sensing Lab briefing the DART team.
NNSA conducts first disaster response drill with USAID
NNSA joined interagency partners to conduct a field drill, called Concrete Shield, on how to react in the event of a radiological or nuclear incident.
January 9, 2018
NNSA’s Mid-Level Leadership Development Program participants
NNSA’s Mid-Level Leadership Development Program participants visit Kansas City for training
NSA has many opportunities for employees to continue their professional development. Among these is the Mid-Level Leadership Development Program.
January 4, 2018
The attributes of a high explosive test (left) are closely predicted in a computer modeling capability (center) that produces a
NNSA draws on weapons program expertise to enhance nuclear proliferation detection R&D
NNSA developed a method computer modeling that enhances U.S. ability to monitor and analyze foreign non-nuclear explosion
January 3, 2018
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NNSA sets new employees up for success with First Year Program
The First Year Program at NNSA is a yearlong onboarding effort to bring new employees up to speed on the agency’s fast-paced operations.
January 2, 2018
Ian Baughman (left), University of Michigan, discusses his research to optimize the signatures of uranium in laser ablation spec
Nuclear nonproliferation Consortium for Verification Technology meets in Michigan
NNSA works with partner universities and national labs to support research and development of new technologies that strengthen nonproliferation.
December 22, 2017
NNSA-sponsored program fosters new research staff and innovative safeguards solutions
When a partnership between a national laboratory and a university leads to innovative new technology in the field and talented young profess...
December 22, 2017
Thank you for your service: NNSA recognizes its retirees
The challenging missions of NNSA require a highly-skilled workforce that is dedicated to national security. Many team members spend decades of t...
December 22, 2017
Lab and site employees don’t play around when it comes to charitable giving
Employees across the Nuclear Security Enterprise are spreading joy this holiday season through various fundraisers and donation drives. Whet...
December 22, 2017
Happy Holidays
Colleagues: I wish you all a wonderful Holiday Season! As the year comes to a close, I want to thank you all for your dedication to advancing...
December 21, 2017
Naval Reactors employee earns Presidential Rank Award
A senior executive with the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (NNPP) was recently honored with a Distinguished Presidential Rank Award for sustai...
December 20, 2017
NNSA reaches milestone in developing new nuclear fuel for U.S. high-performance research reactors
NNSA is leading the charge to develop and qualify a new fuel that will enable the conversion of high-performance research reactors in the Un...
December 20, 2017
NNSA and MIT reach pivotal step in process to convert research reactor to LEU
NNSA and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) submitted a preliminary safety analysis report to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission...
December 19, 2017
Graduate Fellow Feature: Jerrica Goodson
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP) is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise. These full...
December 12, 2017
Sandia recognized for Stockpile Stewardship Program excellence
More than 270 Sandia National Laboratories employees and partners on 11 different teams were recently presented with NNSA Defense Programs A...
December 11, 2017
NNSA celebrates nonproliferation conversion milestone
NNSA’s Office of Material Management and Minimization hosted the annual Reduced Enrichment for Research and Test Reactors (RERTR) Inte...
December 8, 2017
CFC giving heats up with charity chili cook-off
The Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) is one of the largest workplace giving initiatives in the world. In its 56-year history, it has raised over ...
December 7, 2017
NNSA partners with the Philippines to identify and repatriate U.S.-origin radiological material
NNSA’s Office of Radiological Security (ORS), the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Philippine Nuclear Research Instit...
December 6, 2017
Graduate Fellow Feature: Andrew Peoples
The NNSA Graduate Fellowship Program (NGFP) is a unique opportunity for recent graduates to join the Nuclear Security Enterprise. These full...
December 5, 2017
A historic moment for NNSA partner
The American Nuclear Society (ANS) recently honored the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL)’s Radiochemical Processing La...