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 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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University honors 2015 Spring Senior Scholar recipients

5/7/2015 • Staff Report
Colleges recognize students with top grade-point average at banquet May 13

 Seismic design team members Chelsea Weller, Lisa Bryant, Jordan Hayashi, Adam Mancuso and Philip Bugay

University's seismic design team ranked top ten at 2015 Seismic Competition

5/5/2015 • Staff Report
The team's structure withstood three simulated earthquakes as part of the annual conference on earthquake engineering.

 engineering innovation day

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

 Adam Kirn

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

 regents scholar

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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