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Materials engineering freshman recognized by U.S. Department of Energy

5/28/2015 • Annie Conway
Aaron Unger becomes first University of Nevada, Reno student to receive Nuclear Energy Scholarship

Steven DelaCruz named University’s 2015 Herz Gold Medalist

5/12/2015 • Nicole Shearer
Canyon Springs High School graduate caps academic career as top-achieving student

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Students to showcase design course innovations for businesses, investors

4/30/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Senior Capstone Innovation Day showcases engineering design course projects Friday, May 1

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Doctoral engineering student Augustus Merwin named 2015 Regents Scholar

4/24/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Augustus Merwin is the 2015 graduate student recipient of the Nevada System of Higher Education Regents Scholar Award.

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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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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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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.

Disney dream comes true for engineering students

3/11/2015 • Annie Conway
Disney Imaginations finalists accept internships with company

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College of Engineering students shine at Disney Imaginations contest finals

2/2/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Getting to the finals of the Walt Disney Imaginations Design Competition was a pinnacle for three University of Nevada, Reno engineering students.

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University of Nevada, Reno students reach Disney Imaginations contest finals

12/22/2014 • Mike Wolterbeek
College of Engineering team designs innovative entertainment transportation experience

Students form chapter of American Nuclear Society

12/1/2014 • Staff Report
Newest engineering student club promotes interest in nuclear power and applications of nuclear energy

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Research aims to help dairy farmers generate sustainable energy

10/1/2014 • Kirstin Swagman
Collaborative grant will develop cost-effective process for farmers to generate energy from manure

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