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Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Ozmens Pledge $5 Million for New Center for Entrepreneurship

RENO, Nev. – University of Nevada, Reno alumni Fatih Ozmen ’81 M.S. (electrical engineering) and Eren Ozmen ’85 MBA ...    more

University of Nevada, Reno leaders applaud Tesla gigafactory decision

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno is featuring the following events this week: ...    more


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Arabic program continues to grow at the University

RENO, Nev. – A little more than five years ago, the University of Nevada, Reno and The Northern Nevada International Center partnered to offer Arabic language ...    more

University of Nevada, Reno fire cameras activated at Tahoe, newest camera tracking smoke from King Fire

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno’s newest mountaintop camera at Lake Tahoe has just been installed, and has…    more

Register now for Great Nevada ShakeOut public earthquake drill; University of Nevada, Reno’s seismological lab uses drill to help Nevadans learn, prepare for earthquakes

RENO, Nev. – With more than 520,000 Nevadans already registered to participate in the annual statewide public earthquake drill...    more

Steampunk comes to the University of Nevada, Reno campus

RENO, Nev. – The Works, a Steampunk-trend inspired restaurant and lounge has been serving students...    more

The University’s featured events for Saturday, Sept. 13– Friday, Sept. 19

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno is featuring the following events this week: Japanese Summer Festival – Saturday,…    more

Learn and have fun at the annual University of Nevada, Reno interactive Field Day

RENO, Nev. – The public is invited to register for the free interactive and family-friendly Field Day event at the University of Nevada, Reno’s Main Station...    more

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More drones, more jobs for Northern Nevada

Outlet: Reno Gazette-Journal - Online
...Vehicle Systems International. Recently, UAV-maker Ashima announced a move from California to Reno, with several dozen hires at first and ramping up to about 400 jobs after two years if all goes well. Another company, Flirtey, will be workin...    more

University hosts Field Day on Saturday, Sept. 20

Outlet: Reno Gazette-Journal - Online
The public is invited to attend the 2014 Field Day from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the University of Nevada, Reno's Main Station Field Lab. (Photo: Provided by UNR) The public is invited to register for the free interactive and family-friendly...    more

Nevada Woos Tesla Plant in Tax Deal, but Economic Benefits Prompt Debate

Outlet: New York Times - Online, The
...would provide a lift for a state that has not recovered from the recession, and increase its gross domestic product by 4 percent. The governor's statement is apparently based on an estimate by an official in the Small Business Development Cente...    more

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