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Engineering faculty at Nevada’s research universities join with DRI to develop and host Robotics Academy of Nevada
In her keynote, Shadi Martin helped re-define many of the labels that North African and Middle Eastern students often face.
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, email@example.com. Thank you for your patience as we maintain the safety of our elevators. To report a Facilities emergency, call 775-784-8020.
"'University of Nevada, Reno’s Intelligent Mobility Initiative Selects Filament’s Blockchain IoT Technology for Autonomous Vehicle Smart City Project" - Filament and the University's Center for Applied Research partner on a smart city mobility initiative using blockchain technology to attest autonomous vehicle-to-infrastructure communications and improve safety...Read more at globenewswire.com