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A montage of life at Nevada snippets, including a Nevada football game, students cheering at Mackay Stadium, students working in a lab, researchers and students conducting research at Lake Tahoe, Nevada Women's soccer, and students enjoying recreational activities and events.

Nevada football players and cheerleaders take the field at Mackay Stadium, while cheerleaders lead the way while holding Nevada banners.

February is Black History Month, which provides all members of The Wolf Pack Family an opportunity to celebrate the heritage, achievements and cultural contributions of Black communities here on our campus and beyond. We are especially proud of the accomplishments and contributions that Black students, faculty, staff and alumni make each and every day in furthering our University’s mission.

—President Brian Sandoval

Celebrating Black History Month

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The latest from Nevada Today

Brennan Lagasse

Is sustainable outdoor recreation possible?

Professor and backcountry ski guide Brennan Lagasse explores the conflicts between outdoor recreation and sustainability, providing tips for getting outside as an environmental advocate

Kaashifah wearing wearing a graduation sash and holding her cap

Faces of the Pack: Kaashifah

International doctoral student's journey in pursuing her education abroad - “Women should not cut off their wings because of societal norms"

Carley Ries smiles at the camera, standing outside near Manzanita Lake in the winter

Nevada Online expands the Wolf Pack, bringing classes outside of campus

The newest digital initiative at the University of Nevada, Reno offers course opportunities to all students

Countdown to 150 Years: 1874-2024

Founded in 1874, Nevada is commemorating the events and people, like Wolf Pack legend Otis Burrell, that have shaped its transformative history. The year-long celebratory countdown started October 12, 2023.

Celebrate our amazing history

A Wolf Pack legend

Otis Burrell was a two-time All-American and four-time NCAA high-jump champion, won a silver medal at the 1967 Pan-American Games and was inducted into the Wolf Pack Hall of Fame in 1978.

Photo of the Nevada 400-yard relay track team, including Houston Williamson, Phil Henrickson, Otis Burrell, and Vic Simmons. To the right is a separate picture of Otis Burrell, with a caption that reads "High Jumps - High Hurdles."

University of Nevada, Reno's 150th Anniversary Logo