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Students to showcase design course innovations for businesses, investors

4/30/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Senior Capstone Innovation Day showcases engineering design course projects Friday, May 1

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Engineering, education professor receives grant from American Society for Engineering Education

4/29/2015 • Staff Report
The grant recognizes promising faculty members in the field of engineering education research.

NevadaTeach set to make significant impact on secondary STEM education

4/29/2015 • Nicole Shearer
University cross-college collaboration, active student recruitment and support, compact and flexible degree plans, and early and intensive field teaching experience set this national UTeach program apart as the gold standard in secondary STEM education.

 Day at the Museum

Conglomeration of arts, sciences, history at University’s Day at the Museum

4/28/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Consortium of 12 museums on and near the University of Nevada, Reno hosts May 2 Day at the Museum event


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.

 Banmali Rawat

Electrical engineering professor named honorary visiting professor in India

4/21/2015 • Staff Report
Banmali's Rawat's honorary position at a top Indian technical school will enable international collaboration and research.

 Eelke Folmer

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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