University of Nevada, Reno
July 25, 2011
Trees by Manzanita Lake

University’s Renewable Energy Center welcomes new director

Miles Greiner, professor of mechanical engineering, has been named Interim Director of the University of Nevada, Reno's Renewable Energy Center.

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Miles Greiner

Extension Dean Karen Hinton receives national award

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension Dean and Director Karen Hinton has been named an eXtension Champion for her work in developing and supporting the online community that connects Extension services across the U.S.

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Karen Hinton

Other News & Announcements

Cooperative Extension programs named regional qualifiers by WEDA

Cooperative Extension's TextToday program expanding to Washoe schools

Courtney Bell strives to be the Wizard of Oz of helping people

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Upcoming Events

Summer Movie Series: Scream 4
Tuesday, July 26: 9-11 p.m.

Watermelon Concert on the Quad: Frankie and the Fabletones
Wednesday, July 27: 6-8 p.m.
University Quad

Post-War Bohemian Art Exhibit
Monday - Friday: July 1 - Sept. 16
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Room 309

KIDS University Summer Camp Week 7
July 25-29: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Various Locations at the University

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About the University of Nevada, Reno

Nevada’s land-grant university founded in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno ranks in the top tier of best national universities by U.S. News and World Report and is steadily growing in enrollment, excellence and reputation. The University serves nearly 21,000 students. Part of the Nevada System of Higher Education, the University is home to the University of Nevada School of Medicine, University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and Wolf Pack Athletics. Through a commitment to world-improving research, student success and outreach benefitting the communities and businesses of Nevada, the University has impact across the state and around the world. For more information, visit

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