Announcement | 11/9/2017

2,515 – Guidelines for Faculty Promotion RATIONALE FOR CHANGE: Revisions were made to update the process and procedures of promotions for administrative faculty using the new compensation grade job structure. Language was added from section 2,519 to describe administrative faculty job descriptions, job evaluation and classifications.2,519 – Administrative Faculty Job Descriptions RATIONALE FOR CHANGE: Language from this section has been moved to 2,515: Guidelines for Faculty Promotion. Policy is recommended for deletion.

Announcement | 11/9/2017

The Provost’s Office has one-time funds available to help support faculty to either develop new courses or substantially revise current courses to address contemporary topics of diversity and equity. Information on, and a description of, Core Objective 10 can be found at: https://www.unr.edu/provost/academic-resources/curriculum-central/silver-core-general-education-requirements/silver-core-objectives/core-objective-10. Submission Instructions: To apply, please submit a one-page proposal including the details above and a letter of support from the appropriate department/school Chair to core@unr.edu by Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017.

Announcement | 11/9/2017

The University Writing Center would like to invite faculty and staff members to apply to be a Human Book. A Human Book is a person who has volunteered to have open and respectful conversations with other people about challenges, stereotypes or prejudices they have faced. It is our hope that by providing a diverse offering of books, we will begin conversations and create awareness of the diversity present on our campus. The event is Saturday, Feb. 10, from 1-4:30 p.m. in the Pennington Student Achievement Center, Room 350. If you have any questions, email uwchumanlibrary@gmail.com, or call 775-682-7860.

Story | 11/8/2017

Filmmaker Kari Barber guides students through the documentary process

Story | 11/8/2017

Bob Felten explains why Friday is a legal holiday this week

Story | 11/8/2017

Wolf Pack continues to excel in the classroom

Story | 11/8/2017

The November gathering for Campus Conversations to focus in on efforts to create a more diverse campus

Story | 11/8/2017

The federally funded college access programs, part of the federal TRiO grant umbrella, have positively influenced over 4,000 high school students in northern Nevada since 1967

Announcement | 11/7/2017

Meet Future Collaborators - Lightning Talk: Tuesday, Nov. 28, 4:30-6 p.m., Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Knowledge Nook, Room 221. This event will feature five-minute research presentations from early career faculty representing a variety of disciplines across campus. Following the presentations, attendees will have an opportunity to network and develop connections with other faculty.

Story | 11/7/2017

Wei-Chen Tung, Lisa Thomas inducted into prestigious American Academy of Nursing

Story | 11/7/2017

Team members from University's literacy program participate in the Run for Education

Blog | 11/7/2017

The program's nine students, through mentoring, support and high expectations, gain needed confidence and skills for life beyond the University