350 freshmen take challenge of academic boot camp
August 13, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
NevadaFit boot camp begins the week before school starts and offers a glimpse into the University's rigorous academic expectations and college life.
University recognized as one of the most interesting makerspaces in America
July 17, 2014 • By Annie Conway
University libraries offer makerspaces rich with possibility by providing new technology and tools that enable design, prototype and creation
70-foot-long concrete bridge survives series of simulated earthquakes
July 15, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
A 70-foot-long, 52-ton concrete bridge survived a series of earthquakes in the first multiple-shake-table experiment in the new Earthquake Engineering Lab.
Second annual MESA camp introduces first-generation college students to engineering
July 8, 2014 • Staff Report
Engineering camp introduces first-generation college students to engineering, college possibilities
University’s new Earthquake Engineering Lab celebrates with grand opening
June 24, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The move is complete and experiments are underway in the University of Nevada, Reno’s new Earthquake Engineering Laboratory.
College of Engineering concrete canoe team takes first at National competition
June 23, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The University of Nevada, Reno concrete canoe competition team won first place in the national competition Saturday in Pennsylvania beating 22 other top universities from around the country.
Students test fly mini-copters in inaugural UAS summer camp
June 20, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
Local high school students launched bottle rockets, learned about aeronautics, propulsion and robotics; and piloted baby drones in the first ever engineering UAS summer camp.