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Dean Manos Maragakis, President Jimmy Carter and former First Lady Rosalynn Carter

Former President Carter visits world-renowned earthquake engineering lab

11/17/2017
University of Nevada, Reno hosted Carter Center for tour of world’s largest University shake table lab

A destroyed building in Wells, Nevada following a 6.0 magnitude earthquake.

Practicing for pizza: The Great Nevada ShakeOut is 10:19 on 10-19

10/18/2017
Students can win a pizza or donut party for their class if they take and post a picture with #ShakeOutPizza

earthquake bridge test

Earthquake lab shakes two-span, 100-ton bridge in first of a kind experiment

9/21/2017
Accelerated bridge construction techniques, materials tested for durability

Dinesh Adhikari is a University of Nevada, Reno doctoral candidate

Department of Energy scholarship awarded to University doctoral candidate

9/14/2017
Dinesh Adhikari is the University of Nevada, Reno's first Department of Energy Scholarship and Soil Chemistry Covener's award recipient

Krishna Pagilla at NWIC launch

New multi-agency water partnership to address regional challenges

9/8/2017
University of Nevada, Reno leads effort to provide solutions to sustainable clean water

Photographer in wet suit takes photos under water in Lake Tahoe

InNEVenture Fund enters second year of ramping up ideas and technologies for commercialization

8/29/2017
Early-stage proof-of-concept funding applications now open for Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation program

Collage includes artist's rendering of the Switch facility located east of Reno, known as The Citadel Campus, plus a laboratory work space and computer circuit board.

Major, new high-performance computing cluster to advance research and industry

8/2/2017
Technology leader Switch provides critical data-ecosystem infrastructure to power Pronghorn, the University's new cluster, and the regional economy

2017 UNR concrete canoe team pose next to their canoe

Students win racing competition using concrete canoe that ruptured a few weeks prior

4/25/2017
Eleventh hour canoe repairs lead to winning streak during racing competition

Molecular Environmental Science Lab

Controlling antimicrobial contamination of soil and water with bacteria

4/19/2017
Environmental engineer Frank Yang wins awards with environmental contamination work

Students are shown how robots work by assistant researcher at the University of Nevada.

Washoe students participate in 14th annual Engineers Day hosted by the College of Engineering

4/14/2017
Interactive and informative demonstrations get local kids excited about a future in engineering