Science & health
Freshwater megafauna populations declining globally
First comprehensive global population study of giant freshwater fish, mammals, reptiles and amphibians shows sharp declines, highlighting the need for timely and targeted conservation efforts.
UNR Med students mentor next generation of bilingual health care providers
University program works with bilingual youth to recruit and train a more diverse network of health care professionals in Nevada.
How can I help someone considering suicide?
Learn how you can help – or get help – from the Rev. Suzanne Watson, M.D., a third-year psychiatry resident at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine and an ordained Episcopal priest.
Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) awarded to alumnus Rick Kraus
Department of Physics alumnus Rick Kraus ('07) was awarded the PECASE for materials and planetary science research
Who needs to be knowledgeable about wildfires? Everyone!
Dr. Sam Dugan from the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine drops some knowledge about wildfires – especially smoke, survival and situational awareness
Mineral Monday field trip to Lake Tahoe
The College of Science favorite is back for a new season
Ahmad Itani named associate vice president for research
His career studying and improving engineering of bridges now shifts to building connections to resources, opportunities, colleagues
Final AlertTahoe fire camera installation complete near Emerald Bay
Camera goes live on University of Nevada, Reno’s AlertWildfire website
Are my online health records safe?
University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Family Medicine Chief Resident Alexandra Watson, M.D., breaks down the safety of your online medical records