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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Concrete Canoe Champs

Civil and environmental engineering students triumph in this competition of technical know-how.
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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

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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