University of Nevada, Reno
December 4, 2012
Davidson Math and Science Center

$1.7 million donated to Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center

Donation by the late Betty Heaston benefits University's library programs and operations, creates scholarship endowment.

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Betty Heaston

Nevada Welcomes First BS-DMD Student

Milan Montero is the first student accepted into a new accelerated BS-DMD program where she will earn a combined Masters of Science and Doctor of Dental Medicine in seven years instead of the traditional eight.

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Other News & Announcements

Faculty Forum provides information on campus issues

Winter Commencement class to receive honors at Dec. 8 ceremony

Phi Delta Theta fraternity contributes time to recycling at Mackay Stadium

DeLaMare Library to host 'Hack4Reno'

Finding the right musical, chemistry notes

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Upcoming Events

Honors Program Convocation
Tuesday, Dec. 4: 3 - 5 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C

Campus conversations with President, Provost, Faculty Senate Chair
Wednesday, Dec. 5: 4 p.m.
Mathewson IGT Knowledge Center Faculty Reading Room, Room 422

Fall 2012 Senior Scholar Awards Reception
Thursday, Dec. 6: 6 - 8:30 p.m.
Joe Crowley Student Union, Ballroom C

Discover Science Lecture Series Speaker: Doug Smith 
Thursday, Dec. 6: 7 - 9 p.m.
Davidson Math and Science Center, Redfield Auditorium

2012 Winter Commencement
Saturday, Dec. 8: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Lawlor Events Center

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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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