University of Nevada, Reno
March 26, 2013
Engineer at machine

University of Nevada, Reno awards its first renewable energy certificate

Online program teaches professionals, government officials variety of renewable energy topics.

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Dean and first grad

Economics major Olivia Pennell wins Elite 89 award for NCAA rifle

Award given to student-athlete with the highest GPA at each NCAA championship.

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Mackay School

Other News & Announcements

“Grow Your Own!” classes return in April

Nerve regeneration research and therapy may get boost from new discovery

Campus Profiles: Meet Ruben Dagda

Students attend SAP Startup Forum to learn new technology

Knuth approved as Nevada's next Director of Athletics

Graduate programs ranked among the nation’s best

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Upcoming Events

Nevada Science and Engineering Fair
Wednesday, March 27: 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Lawlor Events Center, Main Arena

An Evening With Nevada Humanities
Thursday, March 28: 5 p.m.
The Governor's Mansion, Nevada Room, Carson City

Steak and Steins
Friday, March 29: 4 - 8 p.m.
The Quad

Neuroscience Lecture by Professor Thomas Sudhof, Stanford University
Friday, March 29: 5 - 6:30 p.m.
Davidson Math and Science Center Redfield Auditorium

Blue Tie Ball
Saturday, March 30: 6 - 11:30 p.m.
Peppermill Resort, Tuscany Ballroom

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Global Gala

14th Annual Global Gala
Friday, March 29: 6 - 9 p.m.
Atlantis Hotel Casino

About the University of Nevada, Reno

Founded in 1874 as Nevada’s land-grant university, the University of Nevada, Reno ranks in the top tier of best national universities by U.S. News and World Report. With nearly 20,000 students, the University is driven to contribute a culture of student success, world-improving research and outreach that enhances communities and business. Part of the Nevada System of Higher Education, the University has the system’s largest research program and is home to the state’s medical school. Bringing outreach and education programs to all Nevada counties and home to one of the largest study-abroad consortiums, the University extends across the state and around the world. For more information, visit

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