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NSights: Perspectives & conversations at the University of Nevada, RenoShadi Martin

In her keynote, Shadi Martin helped re-define many of the labels that North African and Middle Eastern students often face.

Read Shadi Martin's entire keynote address

University Administrative Manual Updates: June 6, 2019

Sections of the University Administrative Manual have recently been updated. The amended sections with links are as follows: Section 2,363 – Classified Staff Honoree RATIONALE FOR CHANGE: A new policy is being created to provide benefits as outlined for retiring classified employees. Section 7,009 – University of Nevada, Reno Social Media Policy RATIONALE FOR CHANGE: Minor revisions were made to clarify types of posts on official university social media sites that are subject to deletion.

UPDATE: Construction Notice for Drainage Correction in Hilliard Plaza

A contractor is correcting drainage issues at the northeast corner of Hilliard Plaza from Wednesday, May 29 through Friday, June 7. A portion of the sidewalk will be temporarily removed to accommodate the installation of new pipes and drains. Impact for Occupants: -The north sidewalk and northwest sidewalk of Schulich Lecture Hall will be closed. -The stairs north of Leifson Physics will have limited access. -There will be some noise, non-toxic odors, and construction traffic associated with this project. -Heavy equipment and vehicles will be on site and moving in and out between Mack Social Science, Reynolds School of Journalism, and the University Arts building. Action(s) Required: -Please use caution near construction equipment and crews. -Please follow posted signage and do not enter coned off areas. Thank you for your patience as we make improvements to our beautiful campus. To report a Facilities emergency, call 775-784-8020.

Elevator Fire Alarm Recall Testing (All Elevators On Campus)

Facilities Maintenance Services will conduct fire alarm recall testing on all elevators on campus from Monday, June 3 through Friday, June 14 between the hours of 7 a.m. and 3 p.m. Impact for Occupants: - All passenger and freight elevators will be tested. - Elevators will be closed during these tests. If there are multiple elevators in a building, only one elevator will be tested at a time. - A brief loss of power may be experienced during testing. - Odors, similar to exhaust fumes, and intermittent noise may be experienced during testing. - Testing usually lasts less than one hour per elevator. Action(s) Required: - In the event of an emergency or special circumstance, the elevator can become available for passenger use. - Please prepare computers and other equipment sensitive to an electrical interruption as needed during this time frame. Project Contact: Stephanie Edmonds, sedmonds@unr.edu. Thank you for your patience as we maintain the safety of our elevators. To report a Facilities emergency, call 775-784-8020.

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