Story | 11/13/2017

Second phase of funding will expand support for junior faculty and research facilities

Story | 11/10/2017

Zeb Hogan and Sudeep Chandra's research on taimen in Mongolia could inform sustainable fly fishing and ecosystem management globally.

Story | 11/9/2017

Winter coats being collected on campus Friday, Nov. 17 - #PackGivesBack

Story | 11/9/2017

Turner, a valuable member of the police force in northern Nevada, honored

Announcement | 11/9/2017

Facilities will be conducting UPS maintenance and another power project March 18th at 8 p.m. and extending through to March 19 at 2 p.m. This will result in a complete power outage of one data center, causing some centrally hosted services to be unavailable during that period. A list of all affected services is available. Some centrally hosted services may be available sooner, but cannot be guaranteed. All services should be available after 2 p.m., March 19.

Announcement | 11/9/2017

The GSA, the Graduate School and the Provost’s Office are pleased to announce that we will be hosting Paula Chambers for a series of talks Friday, Nov. 17. Paula will be giving a presentation for all faculty entitled “Mentoring Graduate students for Non-Academic Careers,” from 11 a.m.-noon in JCSU 324. She will also give a presentation for graduate students entitled “You are Versatile – Non-academic Career Options for PhDs” at 3 pm.. in the MIKC Wells Fargo Auditorium. Please RSVP for these free events using the following link: https://nevada.formstack.com/forms/chambers_rsvp.

Announcement | 11/9/2017

Please find the evaluation report, the University's Year Seven Self-Study, and Strategic Plan at https://www.unr.edu/accreditation. If you have any questions please contact Russell Stone at crstone@unr.edu.

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