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Continuing a winning tradition, the University's concrete canoe team wins regional qualifying event

4/6/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Engineering students will head to the National Concrete Canoe Championship races this summer for the 10th time in a row.

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Civil and environmental engineering professors honored at national conference

4/1/2015 • Annie Conway
University of Nevada, Reno’s Ian Buckle and Ahmad Itani recognized for seismic bridge design work

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National champion concrete canoe team takes first step to defend title

4/1/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Engineering students heading to Mid-Pac Regional competition to qualify for national championship race

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Lattin is March Employee of Month

3/25/2015 • Staff Report
Development Technician praised for professional proficiency and interpersonal style

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Grad schools, programs ranked among the nation’s best

3/20/2015 • Jane Tors
University of Nevada, Reno earns four graduate school, 23 graduate program rankings.

 Seminar participants at the 21st annual Geotechnical Exploration Seminar

University students attend Geotechnical Exploration Seminar

2/27/2015 • Staff Report
Industry seminar offers geotechnical engineering students rare peek at exploration and sampling techniques in the field.

 Scrugham Engineering and Mines

Owner of A.M. Engineering Named New Face of Civil Engineering

2/23/2015 • American Society of Civil Engineers Press Release
University grad wins national honor

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Tough two-span bridge still usable after severe shaking in quake engineering test

2/9/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Engineers have demonstrated that, even after a strong earthquake or hurricane, bridges built with innovative materials and designs are not only still standing, but usable in the aftermath of a disaster.

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Civil engineering students ‘Shake It Off’ in award-winning parody video

12/31/2014 • Natalie Savidge
Grand-prize-winning video shows how engineers can safely design bridges and buildings.

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NBC Today Show features University’s Earthquake Engineering Lab

10/17/2014 • Mike Wolterbeek
The University of Nevada, Reno’s new large-scale structures Earthquake Engineering Lab was featured Friday, Oct. 17 on NBC’s Today Show

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NAASIC to spur autonomous systems development, receives $3 million in state funding

10/3/2014 • Mike Wolterbeek
Innovation hub includes active research in robotics, drones and more, plus collaboration with industry, K-12, state agencies.

New business director joins NAASIC, University’s autonomous systems innovation center

9/29/2014 • Mike Wolterbeek
Lt. Col. (ret.) Warren Rapp to lead University-based business and research development of autonomous systems with the goal of creating industry-university partnerships to commercialize technologies.

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