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NSSPI Remotely Delivers Nuclear Security and Safeguards Training Courses for Nigerian University

September 11, 2017

In July and August, NSSPI faculty and staff delivered three week-long training courses as part of an ongoing 16-week post-graduate certificate program in nuclear security science offered by the Centre for Nuclear Energy Studies (CNES) at the University of Port Harcourt in Nigeria.  The certificate program is being led by Prof. Lucky Uyigue and Prof. Ayoade Kuye of CNES.  Participants in the program include professionals from the Nigerian Nuclear Regulatory Authority and the Nigerian Police. The three NSSPI training courses focused on: nuclear material control and accoun...
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NSSPI Hosts Nigerian Faculty for Nuclear Security Study Tour

December 22, 2014

NSSPI hosted faculty members from four Nigerian universities for a nuclear security study tour December 1 through 5.  The faculty members hailed from Ahmado Bello University, Obafemi Awolowo University, the Univerity of Ibadan, and the University of Port Harcourt, and the purpose of their visit was to seek guidance on the development of nuclear security courses in their respective universities.  Dr. William Charlton, Dr. Craig Marianno, and Dr. Sunil Chirayath, all of NSSPI, along with Dr. Richard Mac Namee of the Bush School of Government and Public Service gave presentat...
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NSSPI Holds Graduation for PNS Summer Certificate in Nuclear Security Program

August 8, 2014

In July, NSSPI graduated its first class of students in the Summer Certificate in Nuclear Security Program. Sponsored by the US State Department's Partnership for Nuclear Security (PNS), the certificate program is an eight-week intensive course designed to produce nuclear professionals who will lead efforts to reduce the security risks associated with nuclear and radiological materials, while ensuring the peaceful use of nuclear energy is available to all. Participants earned academic credit by completing three university courses taught by NSSPI faculty. The program also included...
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