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    2008 News Stories: March

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    The most contented University grad you’ll ever find
    March 31, 2008 • By Patrick McDonnell
    Fresno-area man earns civil engineering degree 65 years after his class graduates.

    Reno bucks recession trend
    March 28, 2008 • By Jill Stockton
    Regional experts share opinions on why our economy is flourishing.

    Night of All Nations extends invitation to tour the world
    March 28, 2008 • By Zanny Marsh
    Annual on-campus event attracts, culturally enriches 5,000 visitors.

    Seismologists, geologists brief media on recent earthquakes
    March 27, 2008 • By John Trent
    In an informational meeting that also included representatives from the State of Nevada’s Department of Public Safety and Washoe County emergency management, the University’s scientists briefed local media on recent earthquakes.

    Hands-on activities highlight engineering summer camps
    March 27, 2008 • By Sue Putnam
    Students can build bridges, robots, rockets.

    Mackay School celebrates centennial
    March 25, 2008 • By John Trent
    One of the state’s most enduring entities to mark 100th year anniversary with series of public events, including trip to Virginia City and Mackay Gala.

    Major health care innovation for Nevadans launches
    March 25, 2008 • By Jill Stockton
    The Nevada Living Will Lockbox will be a free service providing electronic storage of living wills, other advance directives.

    Equipped in the mind, led by the heart
    March 25, 2008 • By Guia Del Prado
    Danielle Lallement uses her nursing education to help the women of a rural Mexican town.

    Nevada Sagebrush wins online journalism awards
    March 24, 2008 • By Zanny Marsh
    Student newspaper’s recognition indicative of an increasingly strong Web presence.

    Clinics provide free care to medically underserved
    March 24, 2008 • By Anne McMillin
    April dates for School of Medicine's Student Outreach Clinics announced.

    Step out for safety
    March 21, 2008 • By Adrienne Goetz
    Hundreds on campus encourage seat belt use.

    Kris Tower: educator, advocate, filmmaker
    March 20, 2008 • By Jill Stockton
    Remembering Kris Tower: innovative educator, advocate, filmmaker.

    Match Day results celebrated
    March 20, 2008 • By Anne McMillin
    17 to stay in Nevada for post-graduate medical training.

    Reilly wins ASUN presidential election
    March 19, 2008 • By Guia Del Prado
    History major from Las Vegas takes one of closest contests in campus history

    An improbable president
    March 19, 2008 • By Scott Gayer
    Reilly says he finds everything he could want from Nevada.

    Who’s Who recognizes students who make a difference
    March 18, 2008 • By Adrienne Goetz
    University students say involvement isn’t for recognition, but rather staying active at their school.

    Professors reach highest status with Fellow Grade
    March 18, 2008 • By Sue Putnam
    International organization touts significant achievements.

    Arnold and Steffens named March Employees of the Month
    March 18, 2008 • By Joanne Tully
    Randy Arnold and Chuck Steffens of Facilities Maintenance selected as Classified Employees of the Month for March.

    A 'turbo-charged researcher
    March 17, 2008 • By John Trent
    Umek, Turbo often found along the Walker River.

    Ticket Office extends hours to buy tickets to CBI
    March 17, 2008 • By Patrick McDonnell
    The Wolf Pack Ticket Office at Legacy Hall will stay open until 8 p.m. today to accommodate fans wanting to purchase tickets for Nevada’s Tuesday night game with Houston at Lawlor Events Center in the inaugural College Basketball Invitational.

    Conference to feature ‘science as a tool’
    March 17, 2008 • By John Trent
    Scientists and managers at Lake Tahoe will gather for a three-day conference to discuss the latest relevant scientific information and results from a multitude of studies being conducted at Tahoe.

    Environment and behavior for Alzheimer’s patients studies
    March 5, 2008 • By Adrienne Goetz
    Work by professor of psychology, graduate student, provides family and professional caregivers with ways to understand patients’ needs.

    Engineering: now with a fresh new lemon scent
    March 5, 2008 • By Sue Putnam
    Mobile lab brings hands-on experience to thousands of middle school students.

    ASUN elections anticipate high participation and new policies
    March 5, 2008 • By Guia Del Prado
    Candidates sharing campaign signs, increased awareness of ASUN help boost races, election organizers say.

    Small earthquakes felt in Mogul over past few days
    March 4, 2008 • By John Trent
    Nevada seismologists report events of small magnitudes; events of this size are considered common.

    A trip to the Tenderloin leads to tender hearts
    March 4, 2008 • By Adrienne Goetz
    Campus club Intervarsity Christian Fellowship helps expose students to issues such as poverty and social injustice.

    Feeding the hunger of college dreams
    March 4, 2008 • By Sue Putnam
    University mentors' sharing helps students towards higher education.

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