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James Bridegum named University of Nevada, Reno’s 2014 Herz Gold Medalist

5/15/2014 • Natalie Savidge
Carson High School graduate caps academic career.

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Three Distinguished Nevadans to be honored during Friday afternoon’s Commencement ceremony

5/13/2014 • John Trent
2014 honorees from northern Nevada include Gregory W. Ferraro, Keith L. Lee and James D. Santini; recipients recognized during University of Nevada, Reno advanced-degree ceremony.

More than 2,200 degrees to be awarded at University of Nevada, Reno this spring

5/12/2014 • Nicole Shearer
2014 Commencement ceremonies held Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17 on the Quad; two-day undergraduate ceremony format continues to reflect growing enrollment, increased retention.


University of Nevada, Reno honors 2014 Foundation Professors

5/8/2014 • Roseann Keegan
Names of outstanding teaching, research honorees engraved in University’s granite pillars.


University ROTC Army honors cadets at awards ceremony

5/8/2014 • Todd Anderson
More than $13,000 donated in scholarships and honors.


Top-performing students honored as 2014 Senior Scholars

5/2/2014 • Staff Reporter
Colleges recognize students with top grade-point average at banquet May 14.

University of Nevada, Reno hosts cultural graduate celebrations

5/1/2014 • Nicole Shearer
Events complement the official degree-conferring commencement ceremonies and enhance the opportunity for families and friends to become involved.


Professor recognized for outstanding work with graduate students

4/29/2014 • Annie Conway
Board of Regents awards University’s Cheryll Glotfelty the 2014 Academic Advisor Award.

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Caring for campus trees: environmental stewardship

4/23/2014 • Deanna Hearn
At 100 years old, most of the Quad’s iconic elms are only partially through a very long lifetime.

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Hooray! They did it!

5/20/2013 • John Trent
University holds three Commencement Exercises over two days for first time ever.

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University alumnus honored with prominent military engineering award

5/2/2013 • Stephany Kirby
College of Engineering graduate recognized for engineering work in the U.S. Navy, more than 30 years of military service.

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University professor recognized as 2013 W. Clark Santini Cup recipient

5/1/2013 • Staff Report
Alicia Barber honored for her commitment to oral history; students to receive awards and scholarships during Nevada Debate and Oral Communication Awards Ceremony on May 7.

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Biology student wins impressive undergraduate award, continues research as a graduate

4/30/2013 • Abbie Walker
Jade Keehn researches the effects of renewable energy on reptile communities.

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Surprise! Jonathan, you're the newest member of the club

4/26/2013 • Natalie Savidge
Jonathan Carral learns in surprise gathering that he's the University's newest Truman Scholar.

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ROTC cadet wins George C. Marshall Award

4/24/2013 • Staff Report
Christa Harrop is honored as one of the nation's top ROTC cadets.

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Two-day undergraduate Commencement set for May

10/18/2012 • Staff Report
Two-day format for undergraduate graduation due to growing enrollment, increased retention.

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2012 Foundation Professors selected

4/30/2012 • Roseann Keegan
John Fildes, Gary Haynes and Scott Tyler were selected in recognition of their outstanding research and teaching achievements.

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