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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

Elena Pravosudova and Anita Savell

Anita Savell named University’s Spring 2017 Herz Gold Medalist

5/12/2017
Electrical engineering student earns top grade-point average, plans for a career as a physician

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

Guillermo Aramendia in front of the Matterhorn in Switzerland

Electrical engineering graduate student wins ThinkSwiss research scholarship

9/26/2016
Scholarship promotes international collaboration among researchers and students

Students listening to lecture in a classroom

University adds 16 new academic programs

9/23/2016
New programs range from a minor in geography geotechnologies to graduate certificates in nuclear packaging

Yantao Shen robotics for the blind

Robotics to help blind and visually impaired to recognize objects

12/15/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Department of Electrical and Biomedical Engineering Associate Professor Yantao Shen developing a hand-worn robotic device that will help millions of blind and visually impaired people navigate or assist in their ability to pre-locate, pre-sense and grasp an object.

MakerFaire

Maker Faires exhibit makerspace technology to congressmen and public

6/23/2015 • Annie Conway
Students and faculty represent University of Nevada, Reno at National and Capitol Hill Maker Faire

Student receives award from president.

Student recognized by governor for research efforts

6/4/2015 • Matthew Ravaglioli
Majidi awarded and recognized as the 2015 Outstanding Graduate Student Researcher.

University honors 2015 Foundation Professors

5/14/2015 • Roseann Keegan
Names of outstanding teaching, research honorees to be engraved in the University’s granite pillars.

engineering innovation day

Students to showcase design course innovations for businesses, investors

4/30/2015 • Mike Wolterbeek
Senior Capstone Innovation Day showcases engineering design course projects Friday, May 1

Banmali Rawat

Electrical engineering professor named honorary visiting professor in India

4/21/2015 • Staff Report
Banmali's Rawat's honorary position at a top Indian technical school will enable international collaboration and research.