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Professor Jeff Harper in his biochemistry lab

On the genetic frontier: Helping plants develop, survive and produce in extreme conditions

5/15/2018
Jeff Harper, University’s 2018 Outstanding Researcher, contributes to advancements in plant biology through ‘extraordinary’ research

Seungil Ro uses a high-end microscope in his lab.

$2 million awarded for path to new diabetes treatment

4/18/2018
University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine researcher finds molecular link between Type 2 diabetes and obesity that may lead to new targeted drug treatments

Innevation Center Operations Officer Rosanne Catron holds the award while Innevation Center Director Jim Sacherman looks on.

Innevator 2017 named Program of the Year

4/11/2018
NCET and EDAWN recognize Innevation Center-based accelerator ‘bootcamp’

Image of Scotty Strachan installing research equipment

New Director of Cyberinfrastructure looks to bring resources to challenges

2/22/2018
Scotty Strachan named to new University role designed to bridge technology, research and society

Two Nevada Industry Excellence staff members meet in the office with Director Mark Anderson.

Nevada Industry Excellence director sees bright future for industry, manufacturing

1/9/2018
Mark Anderson, former Panasonic Energy of North America general manager, welcomed as new director of statewide program

5 University alumni who work at NevadaNano are photographed in a laboratory setting.

Digital Scent comes to the Internet of Things

10/30/2017
With University-licensed technology and $18 million in new investor funding, NevadaNano is poised to disrupt the market

The International Space Station Over Florida

Space station chief scientist Julie Robinson featured speaker at lecture series

10/26/2017
Discover Science Lecture Series Thursday, Nov. 9, free and open to the public

Two representatives of the University accepted an award plaque from three representatives of the University Economic Development Association.

University named Award of Excellence Finalist for ‘Place + Innovation’

10/11/2017
University Economic Development Association recognizes the University’s Innovation Ecosystem as one of the nation’s ‘leading initiatives’

A graduate student conducts social-psychology research with a human subject using a computer-based sensor

What does integrity mean to you?

10/6/2017
'Ignite Integrity' contest encourages engagement of students and postdocs in the meaning, role and importance

Reynolds School faculty member Vanessa Vancour addresses an audience

Reynolds School Podcast Center is open for business

9/30/2017
New community and business communications resource is based in The Innevation Center downtown

Graphic depiction of a computer circuit board also shows the phrase InNEVator 2017

Tech ‘bootcamp’ at The Innevation Center attracts global startups

9/30/2017
Six-week accelerator launches Oct. 2 in Reno with three Internet of Things companies

Photographer in wet suit takes photos under water in Lake Tahoe

InNEVenture Fund enters second year of ramping up ideas and technologies for commercialization

8/29/2017
Early-stage proof-of-concept funding applications now open for Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation program