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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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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6th Largest Study Abroad Program

Enjoy one of the nation's largest study abroad programs, headquartered right here on campus.
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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

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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