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TEDxUniversityofNevadaLive offers free viewing of TED conference Tuesday
TEDxUniversityofNevadaLive is a free, public real-time webcast of the annual TED conference in Vancouver, British Columbia, on Tuesday.
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Fri Mar 14, 2014
UNLV student president apologizes for ejection during UNLV-Nevada rivalry game
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas student body president ejected from last week's interstate-rivalry basketball game at Lawlor Events Center for allegedly unzipping his pants during a confrontation has apologized.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
UNR College of Business: Global partners enhance international...
At the University of Nevada's College of Business, it is important to have international partners where faculty can find potential research opportunities and students can visit to learn crucial international business skills.
Nevada Nuggets: McQueen History
Robert McQueen High School opened in 1982 with only dirt road access to the school grounds.
1976 Reno murder conviction could be reviewed
A judge has set a May 15 hearing in Reno to determine whether to grant a new trial for a woman who has spent more than 30 years in prison for the murder of a 19-year-old nursing student at the University of Nevada, Reno.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
UC Davis: The trend at Lake Tahoe is toward clarity
UC Davis research scientist Brant Allen steps off a dive boat as scientist's take part in an experiment to kill an invasive clam that threatens the ecological balance of spectacular Lake Tahoe - including its trademark clarity - on Friday, July 8, 2010.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Daily Sparks Tribune
Rail City Profile: Fire Chief Unexpectedly Finds His Calling
Tribune photo/Farah Vitale -- Sparks Fire Department Fire Chief Tom Garrison never imagined he would become the head of his hometown's fire department after initially chasing his dreams of being an educator.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Cort Arlint Campaign Cort Arlint, Esq., CPA, MBA Perhaps the...
Not satisfied after starting a CPA firm at age 25 and a law firm at 28, he is now running for Nevada Controller.
America's "Deadliest" Fraternity Eliminates Pledging
A fraternity once again becomes the center of controversy. Sigma Alpha Epsilon, one of the oldest and largest in the country must drop a traditional ritual after being labeled the deadliest fraternity.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Las Vegas Review Journal
Concern over federal road funds delays action on research project
The state Transportation Board delayed action Monday on a research project that would cost the agency $1 million over four years because of concerns about the availability of federal road funds beginning later this year.
Nevada Nuggets: Visit from The Gipper
UNR President Joseph Crowley along with Gov. Robert List and Sen. Paul Laxalt greeted Reagan with the marching band, cheerleaders and many spectators.
Ann Keniston's lyrical life
When Ann Keniston was in elementary school, her babysitter -- a poet -- would take Keniston's writings to poetry readings and read them to audiences, explaining that the poems were the work of an 8-year-old.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
2014 Crime Scene DNA No Match For Woman Convicted Of 1976 Murder
A woman convicted of the 1976 murder of a University of Nevada-Reno college student may get a new chance at freedom thanks to a new test of DNA found at the crime scene.
Write place, write time: The Northern Nevada literary community is alive and growing
Twenty-five years ago, the Friends of the University Libraries at the University of Nevada, Reno created the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Sandoval files for re-election: 'My intention is to serve a full four years'
Gov. Brian Sandoval filed for re-election Friday, pushing back on speculation he might run for the U.S. Senate in 2016 by saying he intends on serving all four years as governor if re-elected.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Best of Second Saturday: Michael Sarich, Timothy Berry and more
University of Nevada, Reno, art professor Michael Sarich presents his powerful paintings, drawings and ceramics at Jay Jay , 5520 Elvas Ave., Sacramento 453-2999 .
Entertainment Calendar: What's doing March 7 and beyond
When: Featuring four original members, Three Dog Night headlines at 8 p.m. today.
Higher ed: Award for seniors, mineral sale for Lady Muckers
The deadline to apply is March 14. The student must be qualified to graduate this May or have graduated in the 2013 December ceremony.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
UNR business column: Students develop job skills through service learning
Our community is a valuable co-educator in student learning. Local leaders, volunteer coordinators and clients provide diverse and real-life perspectives to University of Nevada, Reno students.
Canvas the city
Battle Born Hues runs through March 28 at Sierra Arts Gallery, 17 S. Virginia St., with an artist's reception at 5 p.m. on March 20. For more information, visit sierra-arts.org .