New NSF appointee looking to hit the ground running

Sean Jones was appointed as the new director of NSF’s Mathematical and Physical Sciences Directorate last month. He’s been with the agency for more than…

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For the first time, FAA will field an all women ground crew for upcoming launch

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New mission directorate in NASA budget request would explore new capabilities for moon, Mars missions

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As cyber reskilling academy takes shape, hiring reform wish-list emerges

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OPM announces first batch of civil service changes, ‘more to come’

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FILE - In this March 21, 2017 file photo, astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson presents a lecture at the Morris Performing Arts Center in South Bend, Ind. Tyson has a suggestion for anyone with a view of next week's solar eclipse: Put down your smartphone and take in the phenomenon yourself. Tyson told an audience to

Neil deGrasse Tyson on DC, his new book, and the next generation

Award-winning astrophysicist and author of over 20 books, Neil deGrasse Tyson, discusses the state and importance of science and objective truth. Tyson…

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HBCUs & the US Navy: All hands on deck

Anthony Smith, director of the Department of the Navy’s Historically Black Colleges and Universities and Minority Institution (HBCU/MI) program., joins…

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A woman’s greatest assets? Organization and sense of self

On this week’s episode of Women of Washington, Gigi Schumm welcomed Mischel Kwon of MKACyber, who created her company as a consulting firm to help “improve security operations for enterprises and U.S. federal government agencies.”

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