University of Nevada, Reno
August 6, 2013
Student Achievement Center Rendering

The William N. Pennington Foundation makes lead gift to University

Funds will help bring University Student Achievement Center to life.

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University archeologist leads excavation at historic landmark in Carson City

Archaeology team collaborates with local Native Americans on excavation and preservation of Stewart Indian School listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

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Stewart Indian School

Other News & Announcements

Biotech start-up DxDiscovery moves to Applied Research Facility

Business and journalism graduates start local book editing business

University leaders joined Nevada Governor in trade mission to Mexico

An Upwardly Bound trajectory

University student earns prestigious award

Cooperative Extension offers ‘Cottage Foods’ and ‘Farm to Fork’ workshop

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Upcoming Events

Summer Tuesday Night Movie Series: Fast and Furious 6
Tuesday, Aug. 6: 9 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union Gateway Plaza

Lawlor Events Center Guest Services Orientation
Monday, Aug 12: 6 p.m.
Lawlor Events Center Silver & Blue Room

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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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