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College of Engineering Professorship honors memory of alumnus Ralph Hoeper

4/27/2015 • Annie Conway
University of Nevada, Reno faculty member Henry Fu receives Ralph E. Hoeper Endowed Professorship

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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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Tour the arts, sciences and history at University’s Day at the Museum May 2

4/22/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Day at the Museum community oriented event on Saturday, May 2 features a self-guided tour that can begin at any of the dozen museums scattered around the campus.

College of Engineering hosts 13th annual Engineers Day at University

4/21/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Washoe County students participated in labs and demonstrations with University students, faculty and staff.

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Eelke Folmer uses human-computer interaction research to help blind and visually impaired people

4/16/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Regents name Eelke Folmer, associate professor in the College of Engineering, as the University of Nevada, Reno recipient of the 2015 Regents' Rising Researcher 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.


Civil and environmental engineering professors honored at national conference

4/1/2015 • Annie Conway
University of Nevada, Reno’s Ian Buckle and Ahmad Itani recognized for seismic bridge design work

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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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Lattin is March Employee of Month

3/25/2015 • Staff Report
Development Technician praised for professional proficiency and interpersonal style

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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.

University’s College of Business ‘an ecosystem for entrepreneurship’

3/17/2015 • Nicole Shearer
Nevada Dynamics wins $50,000 Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition award.

 robotic system inspects underside of bridge structure

Robotics expert aims to automate bridge inspection

3/16/2015 • Kirstin Swagman
Research by new computer science and engineering professor uses robots to inspect crumbling infrastructure

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