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2017 Spring Commencement, Graduates seated on the Quad

Four Commencement ceremonies and three big days = Never-ending celebration

More than 2,800 degrees conferred over three days of ceremonies

The Quad during Commencement


Meet a few of the faces behind the degrees being awarded at the University’s 2017 Spring Commencement ceremonies

Congratulations Wolf Pack Graduates Class of 2017

Wolf Pack set to graduate 54 student-athletes

12 Wolf Pack sports represented in this year's graduating class

Marc Johnson, Bruce Shively and Kevin Carman at 2017 Honor the Best ceremony

Bigger and Better

University community celebrates individuals who ‘excel and inspire’ at annual ‘Honor the Best’ ceremony

Mick Hitchcock

Groundbreaking researcher, University supporter Hitchcock to receive Honorary Doctorate

Mick Hitchcock has not only done groundbreaking HIV treatment research, he's furthered University student success and research efforts

Wei Yan is shown in his laboratory

Health and reproductive biology: a research record of paradigm-shifting discoveries

2017 Outstanding Researcher Award recognizes the career and contributions of University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Professor Wei Yan

Angela Hornsby poses for a photo in a science lab

Meet more of the University's student and faculty Regents’ award winners

University honorees receive Teaching Award, Academic Advising Awards and Student Scholar Awards; in addition to Regents' Researcher and Rising Researcher of the Year

Graduates on the Quad in their regalia.

University to award most-ever degrees through four Spring Commencement ceremonies

The University of Nevada, Reno will break the 100,000-degree mark during Spring 2017 Commencement Ceremonies May 18, 19 and 20

University senior Dennis Green

University honors civically engaged students with Spring 2017 Silver Paw Awards

Five University student recipients have shown exemplary contributions to their community in civic engagement

Elena Pravosudova and Anita Savell

Anita Savell named University’s Spring 2017 Herz Gold Medalist

Electrical engineering student earns top grade-point average, plans for a career as a physician

2017 Senior Scholar honor

University to honor 2017 Spring Senior Scholar recipients May 17

The University of Nevada, Reno and the Nevada Alumni Association will recognize nine graduates with top grade-point average