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Save the Dates: 2014 Spring Commencement at the University

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno will again conduct two undergraduate ceremonies for spring 2014 Commencement ...    more

Student’s perseverance, academic success & civic-engagement spark national recognition

RENO, Nev. – At 16, Ivon Padilla-Rodríguez was homeless....    more


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University student team wins graduate division of Governor’s Cup

RENO, Nev. – Hot off their win at the Sontag Entrepreneurship Competition, University of Nevada, Reno student team Irrigo has won ...    more

Spring construction update: here’s what’s shaking at the University

RENO, Nev. – The University of Nevada, Reno is buzzing with excitement this spring semester....    more

The University’s featured events for Saturday, April 19 – Saturday, April 26

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

University continues to receive top rankings for educational value

RENO, Nev. – Three recent reports have ranked the University of Nevada, Reno as a top educational value for students...    more

University transplants trees from Getchell site to Lawlor hillside

RENO, Nev. – A distinguishing characteristic of the beautiful University of Nevada, Reno campus is its trees....    more

Undergraduate students showcase research April 23

RENO, Nev. – Undergraduate students from the University of Nevada, Reno, the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, and Sierra Nevada College will showcase their research...    more

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UNR preserves history after library demolition

Outlet: My News 4 - Online
RENO, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- With the continued growth at the University of Nevada, preserving its history is a top priority. After the demolition of the Getchell Library, five red maple trees were saved and this weekend and replanted......    more

Ex-homeless student at UNR wins $30K scholarship

Outlet: Las Vegas Sun - Online
Published Wednesday, April 16, 2014 | 7:38 a.m. RENO, Nev. (AP) — A University of Nevada, Reno student who was homeless during part of her time attending high school in North Las Vegas has been named the winner of a prestigious national scholarshi...    more

Once homeless former Canyon Springs High School student achieves national honors

Outlet: Big News Network - (press release)
Ivon Padilla-Rodriguez, a junior at the University of Nevada, Reno, has been named one of Glamour magazine? Top 10 College Women of 2014. Padilla-Rodriguez, who was homeless at 16 years old, ......    more

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