Media & society
Journalism alumna follows her passion to work for Disney
Madeline Potts stayed persistent and overcame rejection to land her dream job
LGBTQ studies minor added to University of Nevada, Reno curriculum
Gender, Race & Identity Department Chair Dr. Emily Hobson discusses the department’s recent expansion
Journalism alumna shining the light of truth through reporting
Taylor Johnson is working as a summer equality intern at Bloomberg
Journalism graduate student chosen as an artist-in-resident in national park residency program
Mark Maynard will spend two weeks in the Great Basin National Park documenting stories and artifacts from travelers
KUNR announces new general manager
Reynolds School alumnus Brian Duggan will bring his extensive media experience to the role this August
New University of Nevada, Reno election poll shows Lombardo and Laxalt with big leads
Poll suggests competitive November races loom, polarization on abortion and election issues
Joe Lombardo with a 33 point lead in the Republican governor’s primary
Political ideology and closed-mindedness: the Left and Right have become more alike
Foundation Professor of Sociology Markus Kemmelmeier and former Ph.D. student Jesse Acosta completed research on the evolution of political closed-mindedness in the United States
Journalism students earn national award for global multimedia project
Alina Croft and Faith Evans win a Hearst Journalism Award
Catherine Schofield named Reynolds School Spring 2022 Senior Scholar
Journalism student uses passion for media to achieve academic success
Journalism alumna earns Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Fourteen University of Nevada, Reno students have achieved the public relations distinction
College of Liberal Arts celebrates extraordinary achievements
The College of Liberal Arts recognized deserving individuals at annual awards ceremony
Journalism dean to be inducted into the Nevada Broadcasters’ Hall of Fame
Alan Stavitsky will be honored during the association’s 26th annual Hall of Fame Gala
International Affairs students show their leadership chops at Model United Nations competition
Students represent four countries at intercollegiate simulation of a United Nations Conference
University of Nevada, Reno political science faculty selected for Regents’ Rising Researcher Award
College of Liberal Arts Assistant Professor Elizabeth Koebele earns NSHE system-wide honor
Journalism alumna’s thousand-mile journey to save the salmon
Brooke Hess is combining her love of science and writing for The Grand Salmon Project
University of Nevada, Reno criminal justice faculty selected for Regents’ Teaching Award
College of Liberal Arts Associate Professor Matthew Leone earns NSHE system-wide honor
University Women’s Resource Center: a history of support, closure and failed reinstatement
Indigo Hinojos' bachelor's thesis exhibit on the WRC's history will be April 5 at 11 a.m. in the Joe Crowley Student Union, room 402
Pulitzer Prize winner Kristen Go speaks at Reynolds School of Journalism’s 57th Annual Scripps Dinner
Kristen Go was part of the Pulitzer-Prize-winning team for breaking news at The Denver Post in 2000
First-year student earns double-win at National Online Forensics Championships
University of Nevada, Reno Nevada Debate Team off to successful start in 2022
Indigenous feminist speakers brought to the University of Nevada, Reno’s campus
Guest speakers are made possible through Nevada Humanities grants in an effort to promote decolonial change through local empowerment thanks to Lydia Huerta and Debra Harry
Ukraine, horror of the past, terror to the future
Russia has attacked Ukraine and history is repeating itself in this land with a dense past of massacres and devastation.
A story of love and loss told through animation
Journalism professor creates short documentary film and VR experience to bring awareness to grief
Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) Symposium saw significant turn-out
NAGPRA Symposium at the University of Nevada, Reno paved the way for future repatriation efforts
Fall 2021 Foundation Outstanding Letter of Appointment Instructional Faculty Awards
Award recipients are recognized for their outstanding instruction and for creating positive learning environments
Nevada’s Longest Serving Senator: Harry Reid’s Lasting Legacy (Part II)
Part II of the obituary for Harry Mason Reid, written by the University of Nevada, Reno's Senator Harry Reid Doctoral Fellow
University filmmakers shared stories of Reno during Shorts Film Festival
Our Town Reno held the event to showcase local filmmaking
The Man from Searchlight: A remembrance of Harry Mason Reid (Part I)
Obituary for Harry Mason Reid, written by the Senator Harry Reid Doctoral Fellow
How innovative thinking led to a dream job in the film industry
Journalism alumna Katie Hutchings' journey to VP of marketing for Skydance Media
Mary White Stewart Memorial Scholarship an effort to ensure the legacy of an extraordinary faculty member
Throughout her three-decade-long career, sociology professor Mary White Stewart made a profound difference
Ozmen Institute for Global Studies announces new deputy director
Eugene Park will serve as the institute’s first deputy director
Writing for representation: Vibrant Voices
Journalism student establishes a club to advocate for underrepresented groups
Journalism professor honored for his work championing the LGBTQ+ community
Todd Felts awarded Board Member of the Year by The Human Service Network
Gender Affirming Closet to help Wolf Pack express identity
Donations are being accepted through the end of February in anticipation of the first pop-up event March 2
College of Liberal Arts scores four Nevada Humanities Grants
Four College of Liberal Arts entities received funding for 2022 major projects
University of Nevada, Reno receives grants from Nevada Humanities for 2022
Museum, history, indigenous peoples, documentary projects benefit community
Journalism alumnus recognized in The Game Awards Future Class
Lukas Eggen shares what made his gaming podcast level up
Journalism alumna recognized in Forbes 30 Under 30
Liv Moore joins the prestigious list for her work in documentaries and music strategy
Ashlyn Rodgers named Reynolds School Fall 2021 Senior Scholar
Rodgers’ passion for journalism and education led to academic success
University journalism students share Reno’s untold stories during documentary film festival Dec. 9
Reynolds School holds 7th annual event on University campus
Illuminating Nevada’s history with virtual reality
Journalism alumna gives classic Nevada neon signs a new life
Paula Kerger discusses public media in College of Engineering's 2021 Distinguished Lecture Series
The president and CEO of PBS delivered the lecture “Science & Technology: The Role of Public Media in Sparking Change”
Journalism alumnus earns Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Thirteen University of Nevada, Reno students have achieved the public relations distinction
Stopping the spread of misinformation in India
University faculty receive international grant to train journalists and students on fact-checking
Lights, camera, production – New film emphasis in the School of Journalism
Students can now specialize in film and media production at the Reynolds School
School of Journalism presents Frank X. Mullen as 2021 Laxalt Distinguished Writer
Award-winning journalist, author and actor recognized on Nov. 4
Journalism dean becomes president of national journalism association
Alan Stavitsky assumes leadership of the Association of Schools of Journalism and Mass Communication
Nevada Humanities with KUNR & Noticiero Movil to host online conversation Learning How to Listen
Virtual discussion on October 13, 2021 complements KUNR & Noticiero Movil One Small Step program
Elevating Humanity: A podcast of the College of Liberal Arts
The College of Liberal Arts launches new podcast featuring faculty research and creative work
Talk and panel on “Local News Matters” Oct. 19 at Nevada Museum of Art
School of Journalism hosts event featuring Colorado Sun Editor Larry Ryckman
Graduate student in Gender, Race, and Identity helps create a more inclusive campus
Matt Little builds upon the Bonner Leadership Program to be more supportive of marginalized communities
Building a global community
International researcher and professor of biology Sudeep Chandra is named new director of the Ozmen Institute for Global Studies.
KUNR wins national Murrow Award for excellence in diversity, equity and inclusion
Station recognized for bilingual pandemic coverage produced in partnership with Noticiero Móvil and This is Reno
5 great careers for journalism majors
A degree in journalism is a practical and versatile major -- a degree that can get you a job just about anywhere.
Journalism lecturer inducted into PRSA College of Fellows Class of 2021
Alison Gaulden earns highest distinction in the public relations industry
Dr. Eugenia L. Weiss Joins School of Social Work as Masters of Social Work Program Director
Dr. Weiss brings more than 30 years experience to the School of Social Work
Journalism professor emeritus turns one of the oldest forms of immersive media into virtual reality
The “Battle of Gettysburg Cyclorama” VR experience launches 158 years after the turning point battle
La radio pública KUNR y Noticiero Móvil invitan a la comunidad a dar sus distintos puntos de vista a través de charlas
El norte de Nevada y el este de California es la primera zona del país en realizar las charlas de la iniciativa One Small Step en inglés y en español
KUNR Public Radio and Noticiero Móvil invite participants with differing views to connect through conversation
Northern Nevada becomes the first location to host One Small Step conversations in English and Spanish
Skin tone portrayed differently in newspapers depending on political endorsement
College of Liberal Arts professor studied how former President Barack Obama appeared in photographs
Reynolds School Spring 2021 Semester in Review
Dean Al Stavitsky shares journalism faculty and student accomplishments from the past semester.
Political science major recipient of 2021 Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award
Paulina Pride completes over 1,000 hours of community service
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
College of Liberal Arts faculty member among the ranks of Andrew Carnegie Fellows
Chair and Professor of the Department of Gender, Race, and Identity and Professor of Anthropology, Deborah Boehm to further studies on immigration
Immigration, juvenile detention, mental health – one student overcomes it all
Graduate Student Zaide Martinez pursuing social justice certificate to help others achieve the same goals she did
KUNR and partner organizations win three regional Murrow Awards
Public radio station on campus recognized for bilingual pandemic coverage, hard news and sports reporting
Faith Evans named Reynolds School Spring 2021 Senior Scholar
Lifelong journalism student earns prestigious honor after achieving a 4.0 GPA
Criminal justice professor teams up with Washoe County Sheriff’s Office to develop virtual programming study
Virtual programming developed to help reduce reoffenders among 18-24-year-olds
Mary White Stewart: A University career that changed lives for the better
An influential campus voice, groundbreaking professor and a founder of GRI, passes away
Steamboat Ditch: Lessons from the Past
Nevada’s complicated and complex history of water wars and how we can learn from the past
Journalism alumna rekindles love for writing after learning how to surf
Heather Ernst publishes her experience in WMNSurfMag
Journalism alumna tells dynamic stories locally and internationally
Rebecca Leroux’s video production companies support storytelling in California, Utah and Africa
Our Town Reno marks five years of street reporting in Reno
Journalism school’s initiative focuses on those affected by the affordable housing crisis
Online event examines the relationship between free speech and firearms
School of Journalism hosts its 2021 First Amendment Forum on April 20
Our Town Reno hosts community conversation about houselessness in Reno on April 13
Panelists will include the formerly unhoused, advocates and an elected official
Atlas of Surveillance honored with award for advancing public’s right to know about police spying
EFF's partnership with School of Journalism helps collect data about police surveillance
Political scientist among the ranks of National Science Foundation CAREER award winners
Elizabeth Koebele to research collaborative water sustainability policymaking as part of NSF award
Journalism dean named finalist for Administrator of the Year
Dean Alan Stavitsky recognized in the 68th Scripps Howard Awards competition
Journalism faculty member and student win top awards at BEA Festival of Media Arts
Dr. Myrton Running Wolf and Vanessa Ribeiro receive national recognition for narrative video and sound engineering
Journalism school’s International Institute covers the world’s largest electronics show
South Korean students take on a unique opportunity during the pandemic
School of Social Work Welcomes Dr. Lillian Wichinsky As New Associate Dean
Dr. Wichinsky brings more than 25 years of experience in the social work profession to the School of Social Work
University of Nevada, Reno student among winners of the 2020 ¡Andale! Scholarship
Criminal justice and philosophy major wins scholarship offered by Las Vegas Latino Bar Association to help cover LSAT expenses
University Libraries, The Center partner to celebrate Black History Month
Virtual Trivia Night, Feb. 11, and virtual documentary film screening of “The Last Angel of History,” Feb. 12. All students welcome to participate.
Reynolds School alumna and student earn Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Twelve University students have achieved public relations distinction
College of Liberal Arts lecture series bring topics of diversity, politics, society and more
Departments and programs in the College of Liberal Arts host weekly, biweekly and monthly lectures throughout spring semester
Gain professional and academic experience through paid undergraduate research programs
With the help of a mentor, undergraduate students can apply for paid research opportunities
Are female leaders better during a pandemic?
University of Nevada, Reno Political Science Associate Professor Robert Ostergard and colleagues examined 175 countries for recent article
Three faculty granted tenure in the Reynolds School of Journalism
Birkinbine, Crosswell and File promoted to associate professor on July 1, 2021
Reynolds School Fall 2020 Semester in Review
Dean Al Stavitsky shares journalism faculty and student accomplishments from the past semester.
“Pandemic Performers”: a visual story
Journalism student documents four artists navigating the pandemic
University’s student filmmakers to hold virtual film festival Dec. 11
School of Journalism’s sixth annual Student Documentary Film Festival airs on Facebook Live
The resilient class of 2020
'We faced hardship and some disappointments along the way, but we all made it through in the end'
Soft power and military involvement in vaccine distribution
"At no time in recent history have we been confronted with a vaccine process that has been possibly influenced by politics" - Robert Ostergard
University honors Fall 2020 Senior Scholar recipients
University of Nevada, Reno and the Nevada Alumni Association recognize 9 graduates with top grade-point average
The Department of Gender, Race, and Identity introduces three new minors
The newly formed department offers a large variety of minors for students
Tamara Snight named Reynolds School Fall 2020 Senior Scholar
Snight hopes to follow her passion for strategic communications into a successful career
Changing representation through documentary film
Journalism alumna Tsanavi Spoonhunter chronicles one tribe’s fight for food sovereignty in short documentary
Journalism professor appointed to inaugural board of influential professional diversity forum
Caesar Andrews elected to the Journal-isms Inc. Board of Directors
“Second Tuesdays with Political Science” Continued in October with Discussion of What to Expect from the 2020 Election
Reynolds School alumna on covering the environment and education in Brazil
Journalist Luiza Vieira reflects on her journey and making meaningful stories
Author and former top editor Wanda Lloyd to speak at virtual forum next week
Free event Oct. 12 to focus on Lloyd’s memoir “COMING FULL CIRCLE” and diversity in the media industry
Reynolds School alum joins the fight against COVID-19
Tim Robb works to protect Nevadans with the new app, COVID Trace
Reynolds School alumna and minor earn their Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Eighth and ninth students from the University of Nevada, Reno achieve public relations distinction
Communication Studies program rising in the ranks
The Department of Communication Studies boasts 25 scholarly awards in two years
Noticiero Móvil celebrates fifth anniversary
Student-run multimedia news outlet provides Spanish and English content for Reno’s diverse community
Another cohort of liberal arts faculty and staff join the University
The College of Liberal Arts hired 28 new faculty and staff members in the last year
Melissa McClinton joins the Reynolds School as an assistant professor of video production and immersive media
McClinton is a film director, television producer and journalist
College of Liberal Arts faculty research and write on topics of racism and social justice
From the history of religion and Black culture to a modern global issue of racism, faculty examine the evolution of social justice movements
Journalism alumnus pursues copywriting in New York City
A Reynolds School graduate’s unlikely path to making it on the East Coast
New survey focuses on COVID-19 behaviors and beliefs
University of Nevada, Reno assistant professor in political science part of multidisciplinary team of scholars dedicated to informing risk messaging and public policy
PRSSA Nevada recognized for year’s accomplishments with National Star Chapter Award
Student public relations organization receives award despite challenges from COVID-19
Reynolds School alumna uses public relations agency to create social change
Gattuso Coalition works with local nonprofits dedicated to worthy causes
Nevada Undergraduate Research Award names social sciences winner
Political science and economics major researching factors that weaken government democracy
“We have substantially declined in aspects of our liberal democracy that we have been historically proud of as Americans." - Sawyer Barnett
Ozmen Institute for Global Studies celebrates two years at the University of Nevada, Reno
A look at their accomplishments and plans for the future
EFF and Reynolds School launch largest-ever collection of searchable data on police use of surveillance technologies
Atlas of Surveillance shines light on deployment of cameras, drones and more
Mind your social media manners
University professors examine how social media platforms can be used for constructive conversation
A journalism job search during COVID-19
Reynolds School alumna secures contract position at HuffPost
Reynolds School Spring 2020 Semester in Review
Learn about faculty and student achievements during COVID-19
Graduating senior Kayla Samuels wins the 2020 Dean's Award for Excellence in Interdisciplinary Studies
College of Liberal Arts dual-major used education to examine technology and its effects on social behavior and institutions
Graduating senior Anthony Martínez wins the 2020 Henry Albert Senior Public Service Award
Triple-major in the College of Liberal Arts wins service award for extracurricular activities
Researchers work to preserve neon signs in Northern Nevada
University of Nevada, Reno, National Historical Society and UNLV awarded grant to digitally archive area’s iconic history
Confronting the lie
Students reflect on "Imposter Syndrome" after attending annual Hispanic Leadership Conference
Public relations and advertising competitions during a pandemic
Reynolds School’s Bateman and NSAC teams transition to online campaigns
Katie Grinsell named Reynolds School Spring 2020 Senior Scholar
Journalism student follows passion for visual communication
Student documentary recognized as Webby Award People’s Voice Winner
Journalism students win student video category for “Rainbow Rodeo”
Art still matters; covering non-essential communities
Even the art community is impacted by COVID-19
The Ozmen Institute for Global Studies presents a COVID-19 webinar
Global Health Challenges: The Coronavirus Pandemic, 10-11 a.m., Friday, May 15
Four experts discuss the ramifications of COVID-19 across disciplines.
Tyler Harris selected as Spring 2020 Herz Gold Medalist
Dual major in accounting and political science, minor in philosophy, is Wooster High School graduate
Reynolds School alumnus wins BEA top paper in audio media division
Prince Nesta recognized for research about impact of podcasting on the changing African narrative
Ian M. Hartshorn awarded the 2020 Liberal Arts award for teaching excellence
Assistant professor in political science awarded at annual awards ceremony
Hitchcock Project provides additional support for KUNR COVID-19 reporting
Reporters produce more day-to-day coverage about coronavirus and its impact locally
Nevada strikes gold, claims championship at online nationals
Undergraduate students Nickie Moore and John Villanueva claim ‘Superior’ award; team places fourth for season overall
School of Journalism earns reaccreditation status from ACEJMC
Reynolds School is one of only 117 accredited journalism schools
Building trust between Native American communities and educational institutions
Journalism professor responds about how to address contemporary issues faced by local tribes
Student media provides COVID-19 coverage
Despite closed campuses and social isolation, student media is continuing to keep their community and campus informed
Nevada Debate Team season comes to an early end amid coronavirus closures
Team ranked Top-20 overall for the season
College of Liberal Arts announces 2020 Mousel-Feltner Award
Assistant Professor in Political Science, Elizabeth Koebele is this year’s awardee for her policy research
"I am particularly interested in how using more collaborative approaches to solving environmental problems can improve both policymaking processes and environmental outcomes." - Elizabeth Koebele
Silver Linings with Claudia Cruz
The internship director for the Reynolds School of Journalism offers advice for students: learn new skills and update your résumé
Efforts to building a more accountable government
Journalism professor and group of transparency advocates start coalition to shine light on open government
'Breaking The Stained-Glass Ceiling' event explored gender, leadership and faith
Panel sponsored by Temple Sinai Reno, College of Liberal Arts and others
Politics, business and film: The career of a Reynolds School alumnus
Journalism graduate moves from California to Minnesota to cover state politics.
Protecting public records requesters
Journalism professor and graduate student research similarity between SLAPP suits and lawsuits against record requesters
Multimedia as a form of journalism
Reynolds School alumna reflects on the beauty of storytelling through visual communications
Journalism professor wins Best Nevada Filmmaker from state’s largest film festival
Kari Barber’s “Rainshadow” documentary shares story of Nevada high school for at-risk students
Five decades later, the Howard Goldbaum Collection
University journalism professor honored by his alma mater for his student photography work
Journalism alumni provide social media expertise for the College Football Playoff
Former Nevada Athletics interns share another moment together while working at the CFP National Championship
Diverse panel to discuss women’s leadership in religious and spiritual life
'Breaking The Stained-Glass Ceiling' event to explore gender, leadership and faith
"Women’s leadership options in religious organizations and spiritual communities have often been limited due to doctrine, tradition, practice and bias.”
Faces of the Pack: University alumna receives Fulbright Student Scholar Grant
Natalie Van Hoozer travels abroad to Argentina to pursue passion for connecting Spanish- and English-speaking communities
Sage advice: growing tomorrow's mentors
Mentorship and student support systems in the Reynolds School of Journalism
What is the impeachment process?
U.S. government political scientist breaks down the impeachment process
Nevada Humanities presents ‘The Constitution: What it Means to Me’ salon in Reno
University faculty moderate, provide expertise at free MidTown event
Condemning hate and bias with student journalism
Reynolds School students bring awareness to issues that are often overlooked
Reynolds School Fall 2019 Semester in Review
Learn about the faculty and student accomplishments this past semester.
Journalism alumnus relies on writing portfolio to land job at IndieWire
Reynolds School grad offers advice about entering the entertainment industry as a reporter
Emily MacDiarmid named Reynolds School Fall 2019 Senior Scholar
Reno native found her passion for storytelling in her mother's salon
Reynolds School helps students turn podcasting into a career
Podcasting becomes an increasingly popular media format for Americans
Reynolds School of Journalism graduates more than 30 students this fall
Graduates, family and friends celebrate students’ success during reception
Reynolds School alumna earns Certificate in Principles of Public Relations
Lizbeth Alvarez is the seventh University graduate to complete the certification
A desire to support the community leads to a career change
Reynolds School alumna moves from digital marketing to work for Vegas Strong
KUNR selected to host Report for America journalist
Reporter will focus on Northern Nevada education stories in English and Spanish
Long-form journalism from inside a camper van
Author and journalist Jessica Bruder speaks as 2019 Laxalt Distinguished Writer
How one journalism student reports on Latinx family and culture
Speaking Spanish helps sophomore Andrew Mendez feel more connected
Reynolds School graduate alumna wins EDAWN award
Double Scoop arts publication wins microenterprise business of the year award
Recap: Communicating Science in a Divided Society
Expert panelists discuss issues that come with communicating science during the Hitchcock Project panel
Author & journalist Jessica Bruder honored by Laxalt Distinguished Writers Program
Bruder to speak about her work at the University of Nevada, Reno on Nov. 18
From the student newsroom to the city newsroom
Reynolds School alumnus shows that one of the most valuable experiences in one's career is during college.
Beyond toleration: Having difficult conversations in the age of social media
College of Liberal Arts' Engaging the Power of Diversity series tackles religious divides
"How do we respect one another when we have a conversation across religious and philosophical divides?"
"Is Privacy Over?" forum features David Carroll
Subject of "The Great Hack" film discusses privacy rights during Reynolds School event.
Noticiero Móvil: Elevando las voces de nuestra comunidad
Reynolds School student-run bilingual news outlet celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month by highlighting its storytelling efforts.
Panel of experts discuss "Communicating Science in a Divided Society"
School of Journalism holds launch event for the Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science Oct. 21
David Carroll, subject of “The Great Hack” film, feature of noon forum
Carroll will speak about personal and public privacy trends and concerns at the University Oct. 16
EFF partnership with School of Journalism launches "Atlas of Surveillance"
New report finds border communities inundated with surveillance technologies
Addressing the opioid epidemic with film
Reynolds School alumnus and team win Emmy Award for best documentary
Paul Laxalt U. S. Senatorial Papers now open, available for research
Collection provides research opportunities for users wanting to understand Laxalt’s former legislative role
Holding government accountable with public records reporting
School of Journalism offers a one-credit course to train students on the Freedom of Information Act
$1.5 million NSF Grant awarded to political science professor and team
University of Nevada, Reno Assistant Professor Elizabeth Koebele awarded significant National Science Foundation Grant to study urban water systems and water planning with interdisciplinary group
Latino Research Center recharged with new director
Julie Lucero became the Director of the Latino Research Center July 1
Sociology graduate wins national recognition for paper about happiness
University of Nevada, Reno alumnus Eric Lin not only researches happiness but spreads it too through his organization: The Play Happy Project
Claudia Cruz joins the Reynolds School as director of internships and experiential learning
Newest journalism faculty member previously worked as a Spanish-language technology reporter for CNET en Español.
Political science department welcomes new chair
Carolyn Warner is the new chair and Vail Pittman Professor of political science
Digital marketing in New York City
Reynolds School alumna finds love for project management of national brands
PRSSA Nevada receives national Star Chapter Award for year’s efforts
University’s student public relations organization recognized for programming, high school outreach and pro-bono work.
College of Liberal Arts helps brings international experience to campus and community
Study of the U.S. Institutes for Student Leaders program brings international students to campus to learn about U.S. government and policy
Using storytelling to empower and educate
Reynolds School alumna shares her experience reporting on the western region.
Literacy program touts three local Volunteers of the Year
Three graduate students were awarded Volunteer of the Year by Boys and Girls Club
Misinformation about science can be dangerous; teaching scientists to be better communicators can help
Reynolds School offers one-credit course to students as part of The Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science.
Using visual communication to mitigate climate change
Reynolds School professor wins top faculty paper in environmental communication at International Communication Association conference.
Teacher, lawyer, advocate: Reynolds School alum helps underrepresented communities
Maritza Perez, spring 2019 commencement speaker, works as a senior policy analyst advocating for criminal justice reform and civil rights
KUNR wins National Murrow Award for excellence in innovation
The public radio station is recognized for bilingual programming produced in partnership with the Reynolds School.
From Momenta to movies and more
Reynolds senior participated in the Momenta Workshop in February 2019, taking a series of photographs for the L.A. Corps
Recapping the Reynolds School's spring 2019 semester
Learn about student and faculty accomplishments and events in the semester in review video.
Latino Research Center welcomes new faces, releases new issue of journal
‘Border-Lines Volume XI’ focuses on the intersectionality of Latinx communities and aims to challenge Border Theory
University’s School of Journalism wins 2019 AEJMC Equity & Diversity Award
Reynolds School recognized for commitment to inclusive-learning community
International affairs major earns top scholarship for study abroad experience
Sophomore, Brendan Henry, will travel to Israel to study Arabic and Middle Eastern culture
Journalism professor elected to board of national association of business journalists
Alan Deutschman joins the Society for Advancing Business Editing and Writing board of governors.
Reynolds School's graduation reception celebrates spring 2019 graduating class
More than 100 students graduate from the journalism school, the largest class in its history.
Spring Commencement 2019: 'Catch your breath for a moment ... but don't stop'
Record number of degrees, 3,201, conferred during University's 129th Commencement
Teaching in confinement
Two liberal arts professors teach criminal justice and literature behind bars
“He’s just fearless.” Daniel Lindbergh Lang named Spring 2019 Senior Scholar
Daniel L. Lang let his Chinese heritage and Catholic religion inspire him to excel at the Reynolds School of Journalism
KUNR Public Radio in Reno joins Mountain West News Bureau
Collaboration expands regional news coverage.
Dr. Todd Felts wins 2019 Distinguished Outreach Faculty award
Reynolds School assistant professor recognized for decade of outreach efforts at University and in local community.
Reynolds School Bateman and IMC teams shine in national student competitions
Students gain real-world experience creating a strategic communications campaigns for national clients.
Annual Savitt Awards Banquet celebrates student and faculty achievements
The Reynolds School of Journalism recognizes scholarship recipients, honor society students and award winners.
Developing regional solutions through undergraduate research
Community-based undergraduate researchers join with faculty mentors to explore problems and offer understanding and ideas to make a difference
How does appearance affect our success?
Assistant Professor of Sociology Kjerstin Gruys discusses how physical appearance can impact success levels throughout life
Reynolds School professor's documentary on all-black towns premieres on PBS
Kari Barber's documentary, "Struggle and Hope," follows all-black towns in Oklahoma.
First Amendment forum brings up questions of libel in the wake of "fake news"
Jane Kirtley visited the university to discuss the history of libel and what criticism of NYT v. Sullivan means for the future of journalism.
Assistant Professor Cameron Strang wins the Summerlee Book Prize for ‘Frontiers of Science’
Books from College of Liberal Arts professors Strang, Xiaoyu Pu and Ian Hartshorn make their debut and earn honors
How TEDx became the 'best short talk of my life' for graduate student Jenna Weiner
Grad student recounts prepping for, fretting over, and ultimately delivering a memorable 'TED' talk
Ozmen Institute for Global Studies launches with 'Collaboration Across Boundaries' celebration
Faculty with relevant research and teaching interests in global or international studies are welcomed to become an institute affiliate
Award-winning science reporter Kathleen Masterson joins the Reynolds School as a Reynolds professor of science communication
Masterson will work with the Hitchcock Project for Visualizing Science to launch a podcast and online magazine.
KUNR wins three regional Murrow awards, including best news series
Reynolds School students, alumni contribute to affordable housing news series, “Priced Out.”
Next Generation Radio Nevada prepares students for fast-paced multimedia newsrooms
Week-long program emphasizes learning through mentorship and guidance — a rare and exciting opportunity for student journalists.
Research shows Nevada working as a partner on Colorado River sustainability efforts
Political science researcher Elizabeth Koebele shows states working together to conserve water rather than fighting for it
First Amendment Forum speaker to discuss past, present and future of libel in America
Third annual Reynolds School of Journalism event held April 23 at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Researchers, Technology Providers, and Leadership Discuss Vision for University Cyberinfrastructure
Cyberinfrastructure Day 2019 highlighted where we are and where we are going with research technology support
Faces of the Pack: Jordan Cosselman and Savannah Urcioli place second at the NPDA Debate
Two female students accomplish great feats both personally and professionally as partners in the Nevada Debate Union, recognized as ASUN Club of the year
How to ask for a letter of recommendation
Use these skills for your next round of internship or job applications
Reynolds School of Journalism hosts 55th Annual Scripps Dinner with Pulitzer-Prize winner Leonard Pitts Jr.
Leonard Pitts Jr. was awarded a Pulitzer for commentary in 2004 for his column in the Miami Herald.
New chair of communication studies hits the ground running with top award
Professor and Chair of Communication Studies Jimmie Manning gets top paper award named after him
How to survive multimedia finals
It takes preparation and time management, but with a few tips and tricks, you can manage all of your final projects this semester and beyond.
UK prejudice against immigrants amongst lowest in Europe, University research finds
New study reveals more tolerance for diversity; determines only 15 percent of people would object to having immigrants as neighbors in the UK and other rich EU nations
Up, up and beyond
Former Reynolds School of Journalism student proves success is about building relationships.
Reynolds professor wins best in festival for his drone photography
Howard Goldbaum receives award at Broadcast Education Association Festival of Media Arts for virtual reality work.
RSJ alumnus awarded at international film festival for his documentary “Dreamer”
Jordan Berns wins the Vincentian Prize for Social Impact at the Big Shoulders International Student Film Festival.
Two classes. Two documentaries. One incredible collaboration.
Two classes inside the Reynolds School of Journalism came together in an unexpected way during last fall.
Five questions you should (and shouldn't) ask your professors
Yes, you do actually have to talk your professors outside of class if you want to get ahead.
Dave Maass joins the Reynolds School as visiting professor of media technology
Maass will teach alongside Dr. Gi Woong Yun in partnership with the Electronic Frontier Foundation
Recap: From Privilege to Progress
Panel features two women who witnessed racism inside a Philadelphia Starbucks.
Ran Duan joins the Reynolds School as visiting assistant professor of environmental communication
Dr. Duan will be teaching visual communication.
Students Create PSAs for Creative Solutions Class
Students presented their public service announcements to a panel of industry professionals.
College of Liberal Arts faculty members ring in new year celebrating personal success
Three members of the College of Liberal Arts earn prestigious awards
Fall 2018 Semester in Review video
Join the Reynolds School of Journalism as we take a look back at this fall semester!
Caitlin Rierson named Fall 2018 Senior Scholar
Rierson's inspiration to become a journalist came from "Sabrina the Teenage Witch."
Reno residents living on the river to share their stories at Brodhead Park on Dec. 21
Our Town Reno Live event “Who Does the River Belong To?” to give a voice to displaced community members
Students collect donations and present oral history performance, (An)Other Reno Perspective
Assistant Professor Robert Gutierrez-Perez and students research and perform their interpretation of “otherness” at The Holland Project Monday, Dec. 10
English professor's essay named best PMLA article of the year
Associate Professor Katherine Fusco awarded outstanding article by the Modern Language Association for her publication of "Sexing Farina: Our Gang's Episodes of Racial Childhood"
Two Reynolds School graduates earn Certification in Principles of Public Relations
Ackerman and Boorman become third and fourth alumni to earn the distinction
Criminal Justice Department awarded grant in partnership with Reno Police Department to curb gun violence and opioid addiction
Increase in gun violence and opioid addiction in Reno leads researchers to take action
A conversation with 2018 Laxalt Distinguished Writer Timothy Egan
Timothy Egan spoke with Professor Alan Deutschman about his career.
Political scientist dispels belief that Russian steelworkers didn’t protest in 1990s
Assistant professor Allison Evans publishes “Labour protest and industrial peace: Russian steelworkers’ encounters with economic reforms and unravelling social protections”
Award-winning author, journalist Timothy Egan honored by Laxalt Distinguished Writers Program
Egan to speak about his life and works at the University of Nevada, Reno and Sundance Books and Music on Nov. 27
Passion for public service
ASUN President is invested in serving her community if whatever way possible.
Communication studies major lands internship of a lifetime
Emile Guzman interned at the Tesla Gigafactory this past summer
Reynolds School professor begins a conversation about real solutions for diversity
Myrton Running Wolf believes diversity issues need to be discussed and addressed, not just acknowledged.
College of Engineering announces big data minor
The interdisciplinary minor has valuable skills that local businesses need
Reno motel residents to share their stories at the Desert Rose Inn on Nov. 1
Our Town Reno Live event “Who Does the City Belong To?” to give a voice to displaced community members
Professor uses Twitter data to compare real-time violence with tweets
Assistant Professor Steven Wilson uses tweets to understand the motivation behind social media
What is deportation?
Professor Deborah Boehm explains the process of deportation, including the different forms it can take in the United States.
The relationship between the media and health information
A recap of "Why Facts Matter: Personal Health, Media and Public Trust."
Sarah Blithe studies sex and stigma in Nevada’s legal brothels
Associate professor’s research gives voice to sex workers, suggests brothels in need of reform
Reynolds School of Journalism joins Peace Corps Coverdell Fellows Program
Journalism graduate program offers assistantships to returning Peace Corps volunteers
New faculty member meeting the needs of Indigenous students
The College of Liberal Arts hired a full-time lecturer to teach native courses and help create an Indigenous studies program
Epicenter for Judicial Education celebrated during reception on University campus in Reno
Collaboration offers exclusive headquarters for educating judges, improving system of justice
Passion for football leads to career as a sports broadcaster
Alumnus Alex Stewart reflects on his love for football, gives advice to students in sports broadcast field.
University adds 13 new academic programs
New programs range from a minor in graphic design to a B.S. in biotechnology
What makes good graphic design?
Professor Katherine Hepworth discusses how people can recognize good design.
Working on Oscar and Emmy award campaigns at Netflix
Reynolds School alum Liv Moore works with the Netflix Awards team.
Storytelling, leadership building inspire students to create change in their communities
Reynolds School of Journalism works with Algerian Youth Leadership Program
D. Paromita Pain joins the Reynolds School as assistant professor of global media studies
Professor Pain will explore emerging newsroom practice concerns in a global context.
Is advertising manipulative?
Professor Laura Crosswell breaks down strategies some advertisers use to mislead consumers to sell their products
Reporting for daily radio news in New York City
Reynolds School alumnus shares his journey of getting a job at WNYC's The Takeaway.
NevadaFIT: Freshman Intensive Transition boot camp begins
More than 1,700 incoming freshman – nearly half of all University of Nevada, Reno freshmen – to participate in program designed to increase college success
New Colleagues Join the College of Liberal Arts
The College of Liberal Arts hires 26 new faculty members for the fall semester
University of Nevada, Reno professors win national grant to launch live journalism events
Reynolds School of Journalism and KUNR to share stories of Reno's homeless population this fall
Reynolds School of Journalism receives national award for innovation
Online News Association honors school's bilingual media initiatives
Journalism students celebrate culture through student newsrooms and fellowships in Miami
Karina Gonzalez and Jarrette Werk share stories of Latino and indigenous people at national conferences
Starting podcasts allows Reynolds School students to tell unique stories and explore their passions
There are a plethora of student-led podcasts to listen to.
Summer Success Stories in the College of Liberal Arts
College of Liberal Arts faculty members have busy summer winning awards and grants
KUNR wins national Murrow Award for best sports reporting
Reynolds School alumna Stephanie Serrano awarded for her student reporting of Reno 1868 FC
Dr. Gi Woong Yun to research lack of data regarding minority businesses in northern Nevada
Dr. Yun received a Google Research Award earlier this year for his work determining why businesses owned or managed by minorities are underrepresented in Google Maps.
Think about tech: Reynolds School alumna reminds journalism grads to look for careers in technology industries
RSJ students aren't limited to news organizations or public relations agencies.
Center for Advanced Studies advocates for researchers
Past University research honorees offer faculty community a voice on campus and beyond
Student transfers to Reynolds School, excited to study visual communications
Courtney Krause chose the Reynolds School because she wanted to find a graphic design major.
Reynolds School of Journalism Spring 2018 Semester Review video
A highlight of the achievements of students and faculty, events that took place and other happenings in spring 2018.
NPR 2018 Boot camp spotlight: Meet the next generation of journalists.
Seven journalism students have been selected for this year's Next Generation Radio boot camp.
What is virtual reality's role in the future?
Associate Professor and Graduate Program Director at the Reynolds School of Journalism Howard Goldbaum discusses the future of VR
Spring class of 2018 rings in commencement with grad reception, words of wisdom
Another year, another generation of graduates entering the professional field.
Journalism, business students create winning campaign by keeping it real
University students team up to win district integrated marketing communications competition
Frank McCulloch, a towering figure in American journalism, passes away
The 1941 graduate of the University showed all American journalists the path in war, and in peacetime
University hails as three-time champions
Three years, three titles for the University's political science Model Arab League Team
History and political science departments’ news worth celebrating
Multiple University professors and doctoral candidates awarded for successes
Student-professor comedic banter turns into podcast highlighting media
A heated debate about a 1980's alien movie sparked an idea for a podcast.
Reynolds School alumnus receives highest award given to public university educators
The Missouri Governor's Award for Excellence in Education is the highest award given to Missouri public university educators.
McCulloch, Anderson Bock named Distinguished Nevadans
Legendary journalism grad and transformational figure in tourism industry to be honored at Commencement
Cybersecurity Center works to protect Nevada industry, individuals from cyber threats
University uses interdisciplinary, holistic approach to finding solutions
Natalie Van Hoozer named Spring 2018 Senior Scholar
Van Hoozer will graduate with a major in both journalism and Spanish in the honors program.
University Debate Union award ceremony honors students and late University president
Joe Crowley posthumously awarded W. Clark Santini Cup
Developing regional solutions through undergraduate research (May 2018)
Through Community-Based Research, students explore problems and offer understanding, tools and ideas to make a difference
2018 Savitt Awards Banquet honors scholarship recipients, outstanding students
The Reynolds School's yearly awards banquet features incredible work and the students behind it.