University of Nevada, Reno
August 8, 2011
Students on the first day of class

Greek community recognized for outstanding grade-point average

The University of Nevada, Reno's Gamma Sigma Alpha (GSA) community, a collective of junior and senior members of the National Greek Academic Honor Society, was recognized for the first time on the GSA's National Honor Roll in June.

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Students posing with award

Nevada universities’ Doctor of Nursing Practice degree receives federal grant

The University of Nevada, Reno has been awarded a $269,157 grant to support the collaborative Doctor of Nursing Practice degree program it began with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas last fall.

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Patsy Ruchala

Other News & Announcements

Believing in the future

University of Nevada, Reno scientists to shake five-story building in Japan

Balloon Race Scholarship winners named

Parker links economies of China, U.S. during Shanghai visit

University music students learn and perform in Italy

Pearson Foundation recognizes student

Freakonomics author to be keynote at University Foundation Banquet

Cargill reflects on Vietnam visit

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Upcoming Events

George D. Sullivan Memorial Golf Tournament
Saturday, Aug. 13; 8 a.m.-3 p.m.
Wolf Run Golf Club, 1400 Wolf Run Road, Reno

Nevada Wolf Pack Day at Wild Island
Sunday, Aug. 14; 11 a.m.-8:15 p.m.
Wild Island

Summer Movie Series: Kung Fu Panda
Tuesday, Aug. 9: 9-11 p.m.

Watermelon Concert on the Quad: Sol'Jibe
Wednesday, Aug. 10: 6-8 p.m.
University Quad 

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

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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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