University of Nevada, Reno
June 26, 2012
Concrete Canoe Teams on the Quad

Medical school researcher Burkin reviews promising new muscular dystrophy therapies

Dean Burkin summarizes the impact of a new protein therapeutic, MG53, for the treatment of Duchenne muscular dystrophy in Science Translational Medicine article.

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Dean Burkin

University of Nevada, Reno professor receives second Fulbright Award

Rafik Beekun to teach corporate strategy and business ethics in Turkey.

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Rafik Beekun

Other News & Announcements

Wolf Pack fourth in national concrete canoe championship

University Studies Abroad Consortium adds new programs

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday Summer Night Movie Series: Wrath of the Titans 
Tuesday, June 26: 9 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Lawn

BCN Purchasing Surplus Property Sale
Friday, June 29: 8:30 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Surplus Property Warehouse/ 425 Church Lane

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