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The William N. Pennington Foundation makes lead gift to University
July 31, 2013 • By Roseann Keegan
Funds will help bring University Student Achievement Center to life.
Business and journalism graduates start local book editing business
July 30, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
Jenny Perry and Krystal Pyatt create Pypeline Editing in Reno, Nev.
University leaders joined Nevada Governor in trade mission to Mexico
July 29, 2013 • By Nicole Shearer
Mission supported University's efforts to connect state businesses with new opportunities.
University student earns prestigious award
July 29, 2013 • Staff Report
Brittany Bell honored by Pi Beta Phi Fraternity for Women
Cooperative Extension offers ‘Cottage Foods’ and ‘Farm to Fork’ workshop
July 29, 2013 • By Claudene Wharton
New laws provide farmers, home-growers and others with increased opportunities to make and sell their products, as well as to hold dinners from their homegrown products.
An Upwardly Bound trajectory
July 26, 2013 • By John Trent
Freshman 'Wowie' Gapuz, thanks to Upward Bound, is ready to get his college career rolling.
Engineering camp reaches out to first-generation college students
July 16, 2013 • By Kirstin Swagman
The new camp aims to increase the number of minority, low-income and first-generation college students who pursue engineering.
Menon joins University as director of the School of Social Work
July 16, 2013 • By Anne McMillin
Plans to grow access to program, conduct research, mentor students.
Kozlowski, Barker named July Employees of Month
July 12, 2013 • Staff Report
Both awardees cited for working far beyond job description.
University hosts nearly 5,000 students through variety of summer camps
July 12, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
Students 18 and younger participate in camps ranging from athletics and engineering to 4-H and music.
Parker named director of Core Curriculum
July 10, 2013 • Staff Report
Former Faculty Senate chair has notable record of campus achievement
College of Science seismological lab tracks fires with multi-hazard camera network
July 9, 2013 • By Mike Wolterbeek
The University’s Nevada Seismological Laboratory has produced time-lapse, high-definition video of the Bison Fire.
Mark Walker named interim dean for University of Nevada Cooperative Extension
July 8, 2013 • By Natalie Savidge
Longtime faculty member brings experience to new position; two-year appointment began July 1.
‘Grow Your Own, Nevada!’ classes return this month
July 8, 2013 • By Claudene Wharton
Nevadans can learn to grow safe, fresh, organic produce at home and in school and community gardens without spending a lot of money.
University listed among top 50 universities for best graduate degree in finance
July 5, 2013 • By Deanna Hearn
Ranking bestowed by Master’s Degree Online for the current academic year.
Lake Tahoe Music Camp to host its 57th six-day camp July 21-27
July 5, 2013 • By Abbie Walker
200 middle school and high school musicians will participate in a week-long camp instructed by professionals from the University of Nevada, Reno and the local community.
Reno named one of the greenest cities with assistance from University programs
July 3, 2013 • Staff Report
Nerdwallet.com ranks Reno No. 2 on its “Cities with Innovative Green Initiatives” list.
Call for speakers for second annual TEDxUniversityofNevada event
July 3, 2013 • By Natalie Savidge
University looking for local talent with an emphasis toward entertainers on Jan. 24, 2014; deadline to apply is Sept. 16.
Johnson named head baseball coach at the University
July 1, 2013 • Staff Report
Jay Johnson begins his duties at the University of Nevada, Reno on July 1.