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Two people working with equipment in The Innevation Center's makerspace.

The Innevation Center fosters community, promotes entrepreneurialism

5/10/2017
Things are buzzing at the University’s downtown Reno hub for entrepreneurship, innovation and economic development

Pharmacology Professor and researcher Dean Burkin in his lab

3 questions: Dean Burkin named 2017 Foundation Established Innovator

5/3/2017
Research led by University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine pharmacology professor gives hope to children with rare muscular diseases

John Cushman is shown with members of his research working in the University's Greenhouse Complex.

Molecular genetics and biosystems design research improves water-use efficiency of plants

4/24/2017
2017 Nevada Regents’ Researcher Award recognizes the contributions of CABNR Foundation Professor John Cushman

Students working on a project a table in the University's Innevation Center.

Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation launches to promote discovery

4/17/2017
Independent organization encourages innovation, expedites the commercialization path and supports the University of Nevada, Reno

Two researchers pose in front of a fume hood.

Breakthrough year for NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program on campus

4/13/2017
Nine fellowships awarded to undergraduate seniors and graduate students in 2017

Jim Sacherman, director of The Innevation Center accepts award for Best Entrepreneurial Hub

EDAWN awards entrepreneurial contributions

4/5/2017
College of Business Professor Dave Croasdell and The Innevation Center University of Nevada, Reno recognized in annual award ceremony

A researcher and human-research subject participate in a test in an Integrative Neuroscience lab.

Protecting human research-subjects, contributing to quality

3/22/2017
Institutional Review Board members share 5 ‘things to know’ about human research protection

Technicians and students are shown working in the Biosciences Entrepreneurial Laboratory.

Startups, spin-outs, biz relocations, research collaborations: it's happening

3/20/2017
Nevada Center for Applied Research and Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab are contributing to high-tech business incubation and emergence of a regional biotech hub

Winning Team

Journalism students compete in entrepreneurship

3/2/2017
Students from across the nation solve unique problems with bots and chatbots at the 4th Annual J-School Hackathon

Laser manufacturing machine cutting steel

Nevada Industry Excellence awarded nearly $4 million grant

2/15/2017
Five-year funding supports continued business and technical consulting services for industry statewide

Lana Reeves with her accreditation certificate

Animal Resources staff member achieves IACUC accreditation

2/6/2017
Successful completion of rigorous voluntary process is mark of quality and point of pride

Psychology EPSCoR Faculty Awardees

NSF awards $2.2 million to advance brain research

1/26/2017
Neuroscience researchers have integral role in two multi-institution programs exploring fundamental questions around attention, cognition, learning