University Media Relations Media Newsroom - A Resource for Journalists

Featured News

Statisticians play “Moneyball” to accurately predict how weather impacts baseball

RENO, Nev. – As Major League Baseball heads into the post season, a study completed at the University of Nevada, Reno ...    more

New business director joins University of Nevada Reno’s autonomous systems innovation center

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno has named Lt. Col. (ret.) Warren Rapp to lead University-based business and…    more


Most Recent Releases

University and City of Reno celebrate Nevada Shade Tree Week

RENO, Nev. – The University Arboretum Board and the City of Reno have teamed up to host a tree-planting event ...    more

University students: ‘I STAND for consent’

University of Nevada, Reno, along with U.S. Senator Dean Heller, launches a new campus-wide initiative encouraging students, faculty and staff…    more

The University’s featured events for Saturday, Oct. 18 – Friday, Oct. 24

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

Register now, be a part of world’s largest public earthquake drill Thursday; not too late to register for Great Nevada ShakeOut and learn about, prepare for earthquakes

RENO, Nev. – Be a part of the largest global public earthquake drill on Thursday morning. Millions of people worldwide…    more

Dedication event in Elko celebrates 1874 start of higher education in Nevada

RENO, Nev. – The University Preparatory School – precursor to the University of Nevada – first opened its doors in Elko to seven students ...    more

International teachers to attend University of Nevada, Reno for in-class training

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Education is partnering with the Northern Nevada International Center to host 19 teaching fellows from 18 different countries....    more

more releases...


University in the News

Subscribe to the RSS feed for daily news clips about the University

Dedication event in Elko celebrates 1874 start of higher education in Nevada

Outlet: This Is Reno
The University Preparatory School – precursor to the University of Nevada – first opened its doors in Elko to seven students on Oct. 12, 1874. The University of Nevada and its original bell later moved to Reno, but the original University bell return...    more

New University District to Help Transform Downtown Reno

Outlet: KTVN-TV - Online
10/13/2014 Officials say the newly formed, University District is the future for downtown Reno's economic activity. The Reno Planning Commission approved the new boundaries, last week. The University of Nevada is known for shaping the future...    more

This Woman Sees 10 Times More Colors Than The Average Person

Outlet: Popular Science - Online
...tetrachromat and someone with normal vision is not as dramatic as the difference between someone who is colorblind and someone with normal vision,” according to Kimberly Jameson , a cognitive scientist at the Institute for Mathematical Behavioral...    more

more news...