University of Nevada, Reno
August 27, 2013
Students at information table

'Leaping' into new student-hood

More than 2,500 students move into residence halls, take in New Student Ceremony.

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Students moving in

Electrochemistry professor awarded $650,000 CAREER chemistry grant

Mario Alpuche receives five year grant from National Science Foundation.

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Other News & Announcements

University Balloon Race Scholarship recipients selected

Welcome back, students!

Folmer earns competitive Google Research Award

University’s new BioFit academic boot camp to help students succeed

University’s annual Field Day shows off ag, biotech, biofuels, 4-H programs

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Upcoming Events

The Chamber presents The Archaeology of Burning Man 
Tuesday, Aug. 27: 5:30 p.m.
Nevada Museum of Art auditorium

Wolf It Down Pancake Feed 
Wednesday, Aug. 28: 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.
The Quad

Opening Reception for Refigured 
Thursday, Aug. 29: 5 - 7 p.m.
Church Fine Arts, Sheppard Contemporary Gallery

Thursday Night Movie Series Indoor - The Great Gatsby 
Thursday, Aug. 29: 6 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Theatre

Friday Festival Club Fair
Friday, Aug. 30: 4 - 7 p.m.
The Quad

Labor Day
Monday Sept. 2
University Closed

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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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