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Innevaton Center makerspace

The Batchery partners with University of Nevada, Reno to support entrepreneurs

8/10/2016
University’s Innevation Center—Powered By Switch is at center of a new collaboration with East Bay-based global incubator to spur innovation and startups

Nevada manufacturer Aerovault

Study shows substantial, statewide impact of Nevada Industry Excellence

8/4/2016
Industry extension program helps contribute thousands of jobs, billions in revenue and tens of millions in direct tax benefit to Nevada

Project Capture Manager Lisa Genasci

Research success is aim for new project capture manager

7/26/2016
Lisa Genasci looks forward to finding grant opportunities, supporting proposal development, contributing to faculty success

Outstanding Researcher Mae Gustin

Clearing the air with Mae Gustin

5/26/2016
Mercury in the atmosphere: body of research by University’s 2016 Outstanding Researcher has international impact

Mridul Gautam addressing group

University amps up business incubation, industry R&D

5/19/2016
Nevada Center for Applied Research and Biosciences Entrepreneurial Lab open University of Nevada, Reno facilities and expertise to industry and entrepreneurs

Jim Sacherman

Entrepreneur to guide University Innevation Center

5/18/2016
Jim Sacherman brings experience, optimism and record of business success to Innevation Center director role

Saiid Saiidi in earthquake lab

His bridge of the future is now being built

5/16/2016
Recipient of University’s 2016 Established Innovator Award is revolutionizing bridge engineering

2016 Undergraduate Research Symposium

Showcasing the high caliber, varied range of undergraduate research

4/20/2016
Undergraduate students are already conducting cutting-edge research and scholarly work and, in many instances, receiving funding to advance their efforts

ellen purpus

Ellen Purpus named assistant vice president for enterprise and innovation

12/8/2015 • Jane Tors
Brings extensive experience at the nexus of discovery and commercialization to new University role.

thiruvengadam

Mechanical engineering students hear inside story of Volkswagen emissions scandal

11/17/2015 • Jane Tors
Worldwide reaction sparked by project conducted by former students and lab of University’s VPRI.

innevation team

Switch announces investment in downtown Reno Innevation Center

5/29/2015 • Staff Report
University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center, ‘Powered by Switch,’ to propel innovation, economic impact; create statewide collaborative network.

ana de bettencourt

Research support is mission for new associate vice president

5/26/2015 • John Seelmeyer
Ana de Bettencourt-Dias, professor of chemistry, named to new role in Office of Vice President for Research and Innovation.

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