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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

Innovation Day 2017

Engineering Innovation Day showcases undergraduate senior capstone projects

5/2/2018
Seniors in the College of Engineering present their projects to the public on May 4

University of Nevada, Reno

Highlighting the College of Engineering's Josette El Zaklit and Lei Cao

3/8/2018
We discuss the research of assistant professors in the electrical and biomedical engineering and mechanical engineering departments

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.