University of Nevada, Reno
March 20, 2012
Engineering faculty

Engineering 'in the room' for ec development

Recent visit to White House underscores engineering's value.

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Students working on an engineering project

Strong showing for grad programs in U.S. News rankings

University achieves strong showing in the annual rankings of the best graduate programs released by U.S. News and World Report.

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Other News & Announcements

University promotes Brain Awareness Week; lets students, public touch human brains

University Psychology Department reaches out to abused women

March is National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month

Alternative Break Club provides unique community service trips over spring break

NIT Quarterfinals Information

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Upcoming Events

Staff Employees' Council Open House
Thursday, March 22: 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballrooms

Jweek 2012: Covering the Penn State Scandal
Tuesday, March 27: 12 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Theater

Where the Sage Meets the Sky: Great Basin Landscapes Exhibit
Monday-Friday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Special Collections, Third Floor

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About the University of Nevada, Reno

Nevada’s land-grant university founded in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno ranks in the top tier of best national universities by U.S. News and World Report and is steadily growing in enrollment, excellence and reputation. The University serves nearly 21,000 students. Part of the Nevada System of Higher Education, the University is home to the University of Nevada School of Medicine, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Wolf Pack Athletics. Through a commitment to world-improving research, student success and outreach benefitting the communities and businesses of Nevada, the University has impact across the state and around the world. For more information, visit

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