Education & outreach

The Nevada Water Innovation Institute is committed to educating the public about the importance of water quality and a sustainable water supply. 

Our education and outreach events are designed for Washoe County students and teacher, the greater Reno/Sparks community and professionals in the water industry.

A student, facing away from camera, wearing a shirt that says UNR Engineering Summer Camps, watches two small boats in a river

Summer camp programs

As part of the College of Engineering's annual summer camp program, faculty from the Nevada Water Innovation Institute help host a Civil & Environmental Engineering Camp, designed for students ages 14 -1 7.

Eric Marchand points to lab equipment on a table during a tour

Lab tours

We offer tours of the laboratory to all ages and we would be happy to host your group.