University of Nevada, Reno
May 29, 2012
Concrete canoe competition

Canoes made of concrete to race in national meet at University

They build canoes out of concrete. Concrete they design and engineer so it can float. Then they race. "They" are 22 teams of students from around the country who will be competing here in the national concrete canoe competition June 14-16.

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Students competing in concrete canoe competition

Director of Geology receives Lifetime Achievement Award

University of Nevada, Reno Director of Geology recognized for his contributions in earthquake risk reduction.

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Jonathan Price

Other News & Announcements

New Business Success Center opens at Urban Chamber of Commerce

Computer Science department researchers design indoor navigation system for blind

Graduates honored with awards

University honors the 'Best'

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Upcoming Events

Summer Session: Free Barbecue
Thursday, May 31: 12-1 p.m.
Barnes Plaza (in front of Getchell)

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