University of Nevada, Reno
February 19, 2014
Engineering Student

Pharmaceutical company seeks to advance protein-replacement therapy discovery

Research by School of Medicine professor and mission to help those with rare form of muscular dystrophy are foundations for agreement between University, Prothelia and Alexion

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Dean Burkin

Public invited to showing of internationally acclaimed energy film

Q&A with local scientists to follow the film

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New interim director of the Academy for the Environment appointed

Maureen McCarthy to guide environmental research, education and management in the Great Basin

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Geology student wins best in Basin and Range presentation at national conference

University graduate student's research mapped out fault lines and geothermal areas of the Black Rock Desert

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6th Largest Study Abroad Program

Enjoy one of the nation's largest study abroad programs, headquartered right here on campus.
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Upcoming Events

Northern Nevada DUI Victim Impact Panel 
Wednesday, Feb. 19: 5:30 - 10:00 p.m.
Lawlor Events Center, Silver & Blue and Presidents Rooms

Dr. Eduardo Subirats, "Enlightenment in an Age of Destruction"
Thursday, Feb. 20: 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. 
William J. Raggio Building , #2006

The Environmental Ethics of Burning Man 
Thursday, Feb. 20: 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Mathewson - IGT Knowledge Center, Wells Fargo Room

Through Soviet Jewish Eyes: Photography, War and the Holocaust 
Saturday, Feb. 22: 7:00 p.m.
Church Fine Arts, Sheppard Contemporary

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Nevada’s land-grant university founded in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno has an enrollment of more than 18,000 students. The University is home to one of the country’s largest study-abroad programs and the state’s medical school, and offers outreach and education programs in all Nevada counties. For more information, visit The University of Nevada, Reno.

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