Nevada Wind Ensemble records first-ever large-scale recording in state-of-the-art facility

Student musicians Wyatt Wilburn, trumpet; Alex Fanetti, Nathan Jones, Jason Frogget, horn perform “Giovanni Gabrieli, Plaudite omnes terra.”

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College of Liberal Arts news

Markus Kemmelmeier points out examples on his computer of image samples used in his research study that address how the same photograph published in multiple newspapers portray skin tone differently.

Skin tone portrayed differently in newspapers depending on political endorsement

College of Liberal Arts professor studied how former President Barack Obama appeared in photographs

Collage of the individual photos of the University's 7 CAREER awardees in 2021

Most ever CAREER Awards received by University faculty

7 awardees representing 4 colleges/school receive NSF’s prestigious award in support of early-career success and continued development

Judge Ari Tobi-Aiyemo stands next to Shawn Marsh in commencement attire on the field during graduation

First Black woman to earn doctoral degree in judicial studies graduates from University of Nevada, Reno

Judge Ari Tobi-Aiyemo graduated Saturday earning a Ph.D. in judicial studies