NSA News https://www.nsa.gov News Articles on NSA.gov en-us Copyright 2010 https://www.nsa.gov Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:00:00 EST NSA Marks the 25th Anniversary of the American with Disabilities Act In the quarter century since President George H.W. Bush signed the Americans with Disabilities Act, on July 26, 1990, the National Security Agency has made major strides in ensuring that persons with disabilities are welcomed and given the tools to succeed in the fast-paced intelligence environment. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/NSA_Marks_the_25th_Anniversary_of_the_ADA.shtml NSA's Got Talent for Summer Concert Series The lyrics and melodies of several top musicians are again wafting through NSA's cafeterias this summer. The workforce initiative, known as the Summer Concert Series, hits the right notes on two fronts: It offers employees a way to recharge on their lunch breaks and gives artists opportunities to connect with an appreciative audience. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/nsas_2015_summer_concert_series.shtml July's Puzzle Periodical Solution When Albert claims that Bernard does not know Charlie's birthday, he is saying that he knows that the correct day occurs more than once in the list. In other words, he is saying that Charlie's birthday is not Feb 19, 2000, and the only way he could know that is that he knows that the month is not February. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/announcing_NSAs_Puzzle_Periodical.shtml Announcing NSA's Puzzle Periodical Intelligence. It's the ability to think abstractly. Challenge the unknown. Solve the impossible. NSA employees work on some of the world's most demanding and exhilarating high-tech engineering challenges. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/announcing_NSAs_Puzzle_Periodical.shtml "United We Stand," NSA Fort Meade Community Break Fast Together On the evening of Thursday, July 9, 2015, more than 150 people gathered for the 6th annual NSA-Fort Meade Ramadan Iftar at Argonne Hills Chapel, at Fort Meade, Maryland. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/NSA_Fort_Meade_Community_Break_Fast_Together.shtml NSA/CSS Hawaii Hosts 73rd Anniversary of the Battle of Midway Gala on USS MISSOURI On Saturday, June 6, 2015, NSA/CSS Hawaii (NSAH) hosted the "Battle of Midway: Commemorating the Past and Building the Future" Gala on the USS MISSOURI (Mighty Mo). https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/73rd_anniversary_battle_of_midway.shtml NSA Shares Cyber Tool on Agency's Corporate GitHub Website Today, U.S. Navy Adm. Michael S. Rogers, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service, paid special tribute to fallen soldiers Spc. Christopher A. Landis and Spc. John A. Pelham at a memorial ceremony held at the agency. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/press_room/2015/NSA_Shares_Cyber_Tool.shtml NSA Research Supports the Next Generation of Scientists and Engineers In May 2015, the NSA Research Directorate supported the 2015 Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) to encourage and recognize the next generation of scientists and engineers. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/NSA_Research_Supports_Next_Generation_of_Scientists_and_Engineers.shtml Armed Forces Day 2015 Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate Armed Forces Day 2015 with us at the National Cryptologic Museum. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/Armed_Forces_Day_2015.shtml Happy Independence Day From NSA! https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/media_center/agency/video/independence_day_2015/index.html Puppies in NSA's halls raised to be more than best friends Three-year-old Coby, motionless other than a sniffling nose, sits up straight and looks at his handler. Seven-month-old Zeppelin, in contrast, is very "wiggly," as Pete Geoghan, a leader in the Research Directorate at NSA and a volunteer puppy-raiser, put it. Zeppelin is all energy and eagerness for treats. Both Coby and Zeppelin sit with their handlers in the lobby of NSA's headquarters. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/puppies_in_nsa_halls.shtml The NSA Farmers Market Offers a New and Unique Food Experience for Employees At the end of the work-week, a trip to the vending machine might be tempting. But at NSA, employees have a fresh and sunny alternative: an onsite farmers market. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/NSA_Farmers_Market.shtml "Our difference is but the thickness of this line." NSA's Pre-Ramadan Lecture and Luncheon On Tuesday, 2 June 2015, Equal Employment Opportunity and Diversity's Islamic Cultural Employee Resource Group (IC ERG) partnered with the Religious Affairs Office to host Chad Jones as keynote speaker for this year's annual Pre-Ramadan Luncheon. The event provides an opportunity to learn from one another and about NSA's rich and diverse culture. https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/pre_ramadan_lecture.shtml Baltimore Raven/Mathlete John Urschel Visits NSA to Talk Math What do you get when you add one NFL player/mathematician to a room of several hundred Agency mathematicians? https://www.nsa.gov/public_info/news_information/2015/ravens_mathlete_urschel_visits_nsa.shtml