June 7, 2023
RENO — The University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources recently welcomed Dr. Hannah Rodriguez as assistant professor to its Department of Agriculture, Veterinary & Rangeland Sciences. Rodriguez, a graduate of the University’s Animal Science Program, was selected because of her vast experience, which the College hopes to leverage to help grow the Pre-Veterinary Program.
RENO — The University of Nevada, Reno announced a record $36 million individual gift to the University’s Foundation from the George W. Gillemot Foundation. This gift, with Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents approval, will create the George W. Gillemot Aerospace Engineering Department within the College of Engineering, and will provide next generation technology that will transform the visual experience within the George W. Gillemot Dome in the College of Science’s Fleischmann Planetarium.
RENO — Single game tickets for the 2023-24 Nevada Men’s Basketball season are now available for purchase. Nevada will have 17 home games throughout the season, marking the most contests the Pack has had at Lawlor Events Center since the 2015-16 season.
RENO — The University of Nevada, Reno was recently ranked amongst the country’s best colleges and universities by several nationally respected publications including U.S. News & World Report, Wall Street Journal, New York Times and Washington Monthly.
RENO, Nevada – The Center for Basque Studies and the Department of English at the University of Nevada, Reno have collaborated to host a magical evening of jazzy music and Shakespeare Sonnets with internationally acclaimed Basque performers, Joxan Goikoetxea and Olatz Prat.
RENO — A new grant awarded to the University of Nevada, Reno will help efforts to bring more sustainability to Nevada’s meat and poultry industry, providing more training to people who want to work in this vital supply chain for the nation.
The U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) has announced an investment of $56 million in 11 projects, spanning a total of 21 institutions in 19 jurisdictions, through NSF’s Established Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR). The University of Nevada, Reno is included in a $6 million award in a three-state collaborative project to address climate change in underserved rural communities.
The Nevada Men’s Basketball program and Head Coach Steve Alford have officially unveiled the non-conference portion of their schedule for the 2023-24 season.
It’s no secret that teachers are in short supply in our state, especially ones to fill vacancies in the sciences. At the University of Nevada, Reno, the College of Agriculture, Biotechnology & Natural Resources has hired Charmayne Mitchell as the NevadaTeach master teacher for agriculture sciences and environmental science.
Six Nevada Football contests this fall will air on national networks, as the 2023 television schedule was announced Wednesday. Season tickets for 2023 Nevada Football are on sale now, and available by visiting MyNevadaTickets.com, calling (775) 348-PACK, or by visiting the ticket office located in Lawlor Events Center Monday-Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.