University of Nevada, Reno
September 21, 2011
Women sitting on the Quad at night

University climbs in U.S. News & World Report

The University of Nevada, Reno continued its upward momentum in the latest version of the U.S. News & World Report rankings.

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Aerial view of campus

Johnson on campus diversity: University listening, making strides

During a presentation, President Marc Johnson acknowledged both the accomplishments and the challenges of creating a more diverse campus.

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The staff of the Center for Student Cultural Diversity

Other News & Announcements

University welcomes largest freshman class, National Merits

Glick remembered in Knowledge Center display

New electric bicycle rental program kicks off for students and faculty

Cooperative Extension 4-H program wins award for educational programs

Nevada scientists take the world’s temperature with $1 million grant

Silver & Blue catering available for all needs

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Upcoming Events

Dr. Kay Fowler Lecture
Wednesday, Sept. 21, 4:00 p.m.
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Wells Fargo Auditorium

Lute Songs from the Time of Shakespeare
Wednesday, Sept. 21, 7:30 p.m.
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Randall Rotunda

Foundation Banquet Featuring "Freakonomics" Author
Thursday, Sept. 22, 6:00 p.m.
Peppermill Resort Spa Casino

Performing Arts Series: theater simple
Thursday, Sept. 22, 7:30 p.m.
Church Fine Arts, Redfield Proscenium Theatre

Presidential Address: Moving Forward
Monday, Sept. 26, 4:00 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union Ballroom
RSVP: 784-4805 or

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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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