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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

 2015 Intercollegiate Debate Union

Upcoming ceremony will award University’s nationally ranked debate team members

5/1/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Alumnus and arts-community activist Tim Jones to be presented prestigious Santini Cup.


The Tahoe Recreation Experience: Fun at the Lake exhibit to open

5/1/2015 • Annie Conway
Public invited to reception celebrating the opening of new shared history program exhibit May 5

 Students on the Quad

Sigma Delta Pi ceremony slated for May 6

4/30/2015 • Staff Report
Initiation ceremony to be held for 19 undergrad/grad students and two honorary members

 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

 keck museum

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.

 tree campus usa

Earth Day ceremony celebrates University’s designation as Tree Campus USA

4/21/2015 • Natalie Savidge
Since the 1908 planting of elm trees around the University of Nevada, Reno historic Quad, campus has been a place for diverse and plentiful plants and trees


Celebrating 53 years of Reno Jazz, 1962-2015

4/20/2015 • Andrea Turman
Donny McCaslin, SFJAZZ Collective and Vertical Voices set to kick off 53rd Reno Jazz Festival

 Allana Noyes, receiver of Fulbright Scholarship

Triple-major University student receives Fulbright Award to travel to Mexico

4/9/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
In an example of hard work paying off, student is awarded scholarship to teach abroad.

'These people do it as routine practice'

4/6/2015 • John Trent
Tibbitts Teaching Award winners Curcio, Wiest embody very best of University's classroom ideals.

 Mikaela Rogozen Soltar

Anthropology professor earns Global Citizenship Award

4/3/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Mikaela Rogozen-Soltar recognized with teaching award through the Center for a Public Anthropology.

 Grimani Breviary painting

Annual Medieval Association of the Pacific Conference held at the University

4/2/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
In a ‘Game of Thrones’ era conference, students and scholars alike present and learn about the Middle Ages.

 phil boardman

Nevada Humanities honors University professor and teaching program

4/1/2015 • Natalie Savidge
Awards ceremony at Governor’s Mansion celebrates Nevada’s culture and heritage.

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