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Graduate programs ranked among the nation’s best
March 19, 2013 • Staff Report
The University had several notable rankings in the annual U.S. News and World Report listing of the nation’s best graduate programs.
New provost ups ante on student success
February 4, 2013 • By Mike Wolterbeek
New executive vice president and provost arrives on campus from LSU
Time to spring ahead
January 18, 2013 • By John Trent
New Commencement structure, new provost, plans for a student achievement center highlight coming semester.
Kevin Carman named University executive vice president and provost
October 23, 2012 • Staff Report
LSU dean brings impressive experience and leadership to University of Nevada, Reno role.
Vilseck selected as director of IT
June 3, 2011 • By Jason Ching
John "Bird" Vilseck has been selected as the University of Nevada, Reno's director of information technology.
Heather Hardy named University provost
May 23, 2011 • By Jane Tors
Heather Hardy has been named as the university's next provost. Hardy has led the College of Liberal Arts since joining Nevada in 2005.
2011 Foundation Professors Cushman, Keef and Kim honored
May 2, 2011 • Staff Report
John Cushman, Kathleen Keef, and Kwang Jin Kim were recently named Foundation Professors in recognition of their outstanding research and teaching achievements.
Nominations Sought for Distinguished Faculty Award
February 28, 2011 • Staff Report
Nominations for the Distinguished Faculty Award are now being accepted by the committee.
Faculty Fulbright meeting set for March 1
February 28, 2011 • By John Trent
The University of Nevada, Reno has a long and important history with the Fulbright Scholar Program, dating back several decades.
August 27, 2009 • By Skyler Dillon
The Class of 2013 will get a special welcome to campus on Aug. 22 when the third annual Summer Scholars Book Program is held with a reading of the award-winning play ‘Proof.’
Senior scholars come of age
December 4, 2008 • By John Trent
Senior scholars make the most of their college years, shaping their sense of identity and paving the way to a promising future.
Pizza with the President … with an assist from the provost
December 3, 2008 • By John Trent
Provost Marc Johnson used every inch of his very long stride Tuesday as he hurried across campus to the Graduate Student Lounge in the Joe Crowley Student Union.
Provost receives award from national agriculture organization
November 5, 2008 • By John Trent
The organization supports college students in agricultural disciplines, and provides leadership training, scholarships and internship within industry and agencies in the field of agriculture.
Town hall: ‘It’s important we continue to grow’
September 5, 2008 • By John Trent
With an eye toward yet another round of budget reductions, University of Nevada, Reno President Milt Glick and Provost Marc Johnson encouraged faculty and staff to remain positive and productive.
Nevada's new provost is on a mission
June 3, 2008 • By Jane Tors
Marc Johnson's passion for higher education falls right in line with the University's 134-year-old charge.
Smells like entrepreneurial spirit
April 26, 2008 • By Sue Putnam, Jill Stockton, John Trent and Zanny Marsh
Nearly two-thirds of the finalists who competed in the Governor's Cup are University of Nevada, Reno students. Two teams are moving on to the next round.