News and Announcements

Four high school students with hand-held tools in a makerspace

New Robotics Academy of Nevada to offer K-12 teacher trainings

4/16/2019
University joins with DRI and UNLV to announce new Tesla-supported programs to advance STEM interest and education

An outside building shot of Palmer Engineering.

College of Engineering makes 2019 U.S. News and World Report rankings

4/5/2019
The College had a number of new programs ranked in 2019

Saiid Saiidi in earthquake engineering lab

Making bridges safer earns Saiidi an American Society of Civil Engineers award

3/25/2019
One of five projects selected internationally as top outstanding engineering achievements in 2018

A student sits at a laboratory style desk

Engineering graduate hopes to alleviate traffic woes in Nevada

12/11/2018
Jianqing Wu recently graduated with a Ph.D. in civil engineering

New engineering building groundbreaking

Construction underway on massive new building for College of Engineering

10/25/2018
Pennington Engineering Building features state-of-the-art research laboratories, teaching laboratories and collaborative spaces

Elie Hajj in pavement lab

Pavement program selected to develop, deploy innovative asphalt technologies

10/15/2018
Federal Highway Administration grants University of Nevada, Reno $3 million over five years for national project

Professor Saiidi and an engineering student make necessary repairs to the bridge during testing.

Bridge shake test is part of earthquake engineering research for Caltrans

10/11/2018
Mehdi Saiidi, civil engineering professor and leader of the project, is also an award-winning researcher in 2018.

A group of Nevada leaders with Governor Brian Sandoval and NWIC.

Nevada Water Innovation Campus finds success in water preservation

10/2/2018
NWIC, a collaborative effort between the College of Engineering and local agencies, creates water research programs to help Northern Nevada.

University Shake Lab

New Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research Director sees renaissance ahead for department

8/15/2018
David McCallen's background in simulations brings new earthquake technologies research

PASS system traffic simulator

Transportation simulation changes how Reno thinks of traffic

7/23/2018
College of Engineering Professor Zong Tian works to make the streets of Reno more cost-effective

Golden Gate Bridge at night with city lights

Winner of 2018 Nevada Medal for Distinguished Paper in Bridge Engineering Announced

7/2/2018
University of Utah Ph.D. student Ruoyang Wu receives the prestigious award

Four students from the University's Make48 team standing side-by-side.

Student makers to compete in nationally televised Make48 College Challenge

5/23/2018
Four outstanding engineering students named to Biggest Little Makers team will represent Reno’s burgeoning innovation and maker culture