University of Nevada, Reno
March 28, 2011
Lake Tahoe

Tahoe native fish population falls sharply, invasives increase

In a lakewide study, a team of scientists lead by University of Nevada, Reno limnologist Sudeep Chandra has found a considerable decline in native fish species density at Lake Tahoe since 1951.

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Fish dissection

Students rally at the State Capitol

Hundreds of students from all over Nevada hoisted signs in front of the Nevada State Legislature building in Carson City on Monday to speak out against proposed cuts to education.

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Students rallying

Other News & Announcements

ePAWS being replaced by new system, MyNEVADA

University's College of Education cohosts 2011 Mega Conference

Strong showing for grad programs in US News rankings

“Made in Reno” concert benefits University scholarship fund

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Upcoming Events

  • Cesar Chavez Day Celebration!
    Monday, March 28, 3:30 p.m.
    Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center Rotunda (MIKC 201)
  • Book signing for the University of Nevada Oral History Program's new book We Were All Athletes
    Wednesday, March 30, 4:00 p.m.
    Joe Crowley Student Union, room 301 (Graduate Student Lounge)
  • Stent, Bypass Surgery? No thanks. Pass the red wine!
    Thursday, March 31, 3:00 p.m.
    Davison Mathematics and Sciences Center, Room 103
  • Nevada Legislature meetings: 3-5 p.m. Higher Education Budget; 5:30-7 p.m. Reapportionment and Redistricting
    Thursday, March 31, 3:00 p.m.
    Lawlor Events Center
  • In the Arena: A Conversation About Politics, Sportsmanship and Civility 
    Thursday, March 31, 5:30 p.m.
    Governor's Mansion, 606 Mountain St., Carson City

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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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