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U.S. Vice President visits the University

Vice President of the United States, Kamala Harris, made an historic campus visit on Tuesday, April 18, 2023. Joined by City of Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve and actress Rosario Dawson, the Vice President held a moderated discussion.

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Nevada Governor visits the University

Nevada Governor Joe Lombardo visited the University of Nevada, Reno on Feb. 2. During his visit, he met with University President Brian Sandoval, Executive Vice President and Provost Jeff Thompson, University faculty and students, and toured the campus.

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News from the Pack

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NSF Research Traineeship Program to support graduate students in chemical ecology

Students trained to examine interplay of biology and chemistry in NSF-funded program

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Journalism professor’s film competes nationwide

Documentary reveals racism confronted by first African American female sportscaster, Jayne Kennedy

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Inaugural Reno Startup Week is Sept. 25-29

More than 40 free workshops, speaking and networking events; on track to be largest community-business event ever in Reno