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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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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