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 Rover on display at Fleischmann Planetarium

University provides opportunities for students during NASA Rover Challenge

7/15/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center helps students from Academy of Arts, Careers and Technology design and construct space rover for competition.

 new shake table

Nuclear facility seismic study funded by Department of Energy

7/9/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
The seismic safety of nuclear facilities and systems will be examined in a new multi-year, multi-million dollar, federally funded project to study the influence of soil on building behavior during earthquakes.

 2015 concrete canoe team

College of Engineering concrete canoe team caps 2015 season

6/23/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
University of Nevada, Reno concrete canoe team capped their season with a sixth-place finish at the National Concrete Canoe Competition


Maker Faires exhibit makerspace technology to congressmen and public

6/23/2015 • Annie Conway
Students and faculty represent University of Nevada, Reno at National and Capitol Hill Maker Faire

 concrete canoe sprint

National champion concrete canoe team on their way to South Carolina

6/15/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Engineering students to defend national title in competition June 20-22.

 Jason Goodnight

2015 Nevada Medal for Bridge Engineering Winner Announced

6/11/2015 • Staff Report
Doctoral student at North Carolina State University wins award for graduate research given by Civil and Environmental Engineering Department

 Student receives award from president.

Student recognized by governor for research efforts

6/4/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Majidi awarded and recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Graduate Student Researcher.


Materials engineering freshman recognized by U.S. Department of Energy

5/28/2015 • Annie Conway
Aaron Unger becomes first University of Nevada, Reno student to receive Nuclear Energy Scholarship

 UNR shuttle drives up North Virginia.

University rolls out PackTransit, new shuttle routes starting June 1

5/19/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Changes to shuttle transportation, an outgrowth of the University’s Master Plan, designed to make campus less congested and safer for pedestrians and bicyclists.

 Nevada Dynamics after winning Sontag

Engineering capstone class leads to award-winning drone technology start-up

5/15/2015 • Kirstin Swagman
Nevada Dynamics aims to ease commercial use of drones

 foundation professors

University honors 2015 Foundation Professors

5/14/2015 • Roseann Keegan
Names of outstanding teaching, research honorees to be engraved in the University’s granite pillars.

Steven DelaCruz named University’s 2015 Herz Gold Medalist

5/12/2015 • Nicole Shearer
Canyon Springs High School graduate caps academic career as top-achieving student

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