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Happenings & Hangouts


Movies, concerts, comedians, lectures, panel discussions... on any given day at the Joe there is something to do.

Movie on the lawn

Movie Series

All year long, the Joe features movie series with the latest flicks inside its high-def, 220 seat theatre.

For those sticking around for the summer, you can bring a chair or blanket to the lawn in front of the Joe to catch one of the latest blockbusters or cult flicks.

Spring 2015 titles*

2/5 - St. Vincent

2/12 - Big Hero 6

2/19 - Horrible Bosses 2

2/26 - The Hunger Games: Mockingjay

3/5 - One Chance

3/12 - Into The Woods

Spring Break

3/26 - Throwback Thursday: Little Rascals, Space Jam, Toy Story

4/2 - The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies

4/9 - The Wedding Ringer

4/16 - American Sniper

4/23 - Big Eyes 

4/30 - 50 Shades of Grey

*Titles are subject to change depending on release dates

Coffee and Concert Series

During the Fall and Spring semesters, can you think of a better way to unwind than a hot cup of coffee and some folksy music?

Professional, Graduate School & Career Fairs

The Ballroom in the Joe is the ideal place to meet representatives from graduate schools and private industry in hopes of finding your next step in life.


The Joe aspires to be the living room of the university and is full of comfy couches, fireplaces, and places to grab a savory drink.

Student near the fireplace


The Joe contains five, fully functional fireplaces:

  • On the first floor in Starbucks
  • On the second floor in the Wolf Shop
  • On the third floor near the Graduate Student Lounge
  • On the fourth floor near the staircase as well as inside the Great Room

Lounge Areas

The building offers lounge space on every floor:

  • On the first floor, you can hang out at the tables by the Welcome Center or relax on the couches behind the staircase
  • On the second floor, students can study, eat or relax at the tables and booths in 15th Street Food Court.
  • The third floor provides lots of comfy couches and study space including the Graduate Student Lounge
  • The fourth floor offers great views of the Sierra Nevada as well as two fireplaces.

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University of Nevada, Reno
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Reno,  NV  89557-

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