Grant funds work to expand indoor navigation system for blind users
September 15, 2014 • By Kirstin Swagman
Reader's Digest funding will allow Eelke Folmer to integrate his indoor navigation system NAVATAR with Google Maps.
Top tier again for University of Nevada, Reno
September 9, 2014 • By Jane Tors
Ranked among the nation’s “best national universities”
University leaders applaud Tesla gigafactory decision
September 8, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
University leaders are thrilled at the news that Tesla Motors will construct its gigafactory for the production of lithium-ion batteries in northern Nevada.
Flirtey flies to the US for high-tech testing and market development
September 2, 2014 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The University of Nevada, Reno has established a new research and development partnership with Flirtey, a commercial delivery, unmanned-aerial-vehicle start-up company.
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.