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How much water does my family need? ¿Cuánta agua necesita mi familia?

Water needs vary by age, sex, physical activity level and environmental factors. | La necesidad de agua varía según la edad, el sexo, el nivel de actividad física y los factores ambientales.

Why is it important to limit 100% fruit juice? ¿Por qué es importante limitar el jugo de fruta 100%?

Nutrients in juice are not the same as whole fruit. | Los nutrientes en el jugo no son lo mismo que la fruta entera.

Should you buy drinks with added electrolytes? ¿Debe comprar bebidas con electrolitos añadidos?

Electrolytes play important roles in the body, and many drinks have added electrolytes. Are these drinks worth the extra cost? | Los electrolitos tienen funciones importantes en el cuerpo, y muchas bebidas tienen electrolitos añadidos. ¿Vale la pena pagar el costo adicional de estas bebidas?

Is technology bad for my child?

Assistant Professor of Human Development and Family Studies Samuel Ehrenreich talks about what parents need to know regarding their children and digital communication.

Top Stories

Construction of the new, phase two, interim dining facility, The Den.

Next phase of campus dining realized

Updated information as of Nov. 22 at 9 a.m. – The Den is now slated to open in early December.

Why is it important to limit 100% fruit juice? ¿Por qué es importante limitar el jugo de fruta 100%?

Nutrients in juice are not the same as whole fruit. | Los nutrientes en el jugo no son lo mismo que la fruta entera.

Professional Grounds Management Society salutes University’s Ground Services with top maintenance award

University wins, for the second time, Green Star Grand Award for University and College Grounds Mid-Size category

Presidential search forums held on campus

Recommendation on a national search or interim appointment to be made to Regents in December

Latest News

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How one journalism student reports on Latinx family and culture

Speaking Spanish helps sophomore Andrew Mendez feel more connected

Bringing chemistry into K-12 classrooms

The Chemistry Demonstration Series, launched by a professor-student duo, ignites a passion for science in K-12 learners.

President Marc Johnson to transition to faculty at end of June 2020

University’s 16th chief executive announces move following historic tenure

'Make48' competition show features University's Biggest Little Makers

As national public-television show hits the air and the Internet, the experiential, makerspace culture continues to take hold on the University of Nevada, Reno campus

Editor's Picks

Construction of the new, phase two, interim dining facility, The Den.

Next phase of campus dining realized

Updated information as of Nov. 22 at 9 a.m. – The Den is now slated to open in early December.

Professional Grounds Management Society salutes University’s Ground Services with top maintenance award

University wins, for the second time, Green Star Grand Award for University and College Grounds Mid-Size category

Presidential search forums held on campus

Recommendation on a national search or interim appointment to be made to Regents in December

Bringing chemistry into K-12 classrooms

The Chemistry Demonstration Series, launched by a professor-student duo, ignites a passion for science in K-12 learners.