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Roadside gumweed in Nevada could be used as jet fuel for the military

11/16/2015 • Whip Villarreal
College of Ag, Biotech and Natural Resources aims to covert roadside gumweed in Nevada into jet fuel for the military


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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