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College of Liberal Arts News

The College of Liberal Arts cultivates an environment of learning and discovery. Many professors and students are recognizing for their scholarly and creative endeavors.

The college also releases an e-newsletter at the beginning of the fall and spring semester. If you are interesting in subscribing, please email Samantha Bellwood at sbellwood@unr.edu.

 Chamber Music Festival

Some of world’s finest musicians come to campus

12/16/2014 • Staff Report
Nevada Chamber Music Festival, Dec. 26-31, spotlights renowned musicians including SOTA faculty members.

 fMRI equipment

University of Nevada, Reno and Renown Health announce partnership for brain fMRI research

12/15/2014 • Natalie Savidge
New functional MRI technology studies human brain function, aims to understand how the brain works.

University professor verifies first folio of Shakespeare; set to curate 2016 British exhibit

12/10/2014 • Natalie Savidge
Eric Rasmussen’s experience and knowledge takes him from teaching to researching, validating and curating – all for the love of Shakespeare.

 Emma Sepulveda

University professor appointed to scholarship board by President Obama

12/5/2014 • Natalie Savidge
University of Nevada, Reno Professor Emma Sepulveda to serve on Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board.

 Buchanan book jacket

Looking for holiday gifts? Check out these books from University faculty, alumni and friends

12/3/2014 • Annie Conway
Books highlighting the history and culture of Nevada available at Nevada Wolf Shop and local bookstores

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Anthropology graduate student a finalist in essay contest

11/7/2014 • Staff Report
Winner of $5,000 scholarship to be determined by social media vote

 Battle_Born

‘All for the Union’ highlights the history of Nevada’s admission as the 36th state

11/4/2014 • Annie Conway
University’s history department hosts symposium on campus Nov. 6 and 7

 cybersecurity forum

Northern Nevada businesses get fraud and cybercrime prevention tips in forum

10/28/2014 • Mike Wolterbeek
In a forum hosted by Sen. Harry Reid, more than 100 northern Nevada businesses heard from experts on how to protect their businesses from cyberattacks and fraud

 Karl Deisseroth

University hosts groundbreaking neuroscience researcher Karl Deisseroth

10/22/2014 • Staff Report
Deisseroth will speak about the incredible new ways he has developed to study the brain in a free lecture at 7 p.m., Oct. 23

 Melodrama

Sing, boo, hiss and learn in celebration of Nevada’s 150 years

10/21/2014 • Staff Report
Melodrama production, history conference highlight a year-long series of University events and activities commemorating Nevada’s sesquicentennial.

 Betha

Bertha Miranda fundraising dinner for University Scholarship Fund

9/30/2014 • Annie Conway
Funds raised at Oct. 3 event to benefit Latino students

Arabic program continues to grow at the University

9/18/2014 • Annie Conway
Upper division Arabic classes and Middle Eastern Studies minor in development

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