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Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
Is America better or worse off with strong separation between Church and State?
Lawyers for the University of Nevada, Reno say they'll produce the security videotape animal rights activists claim will prove their First Amendment rights were violated when they were threatened with arrest while trying to photograph alleged mistreatment of circus elephants.
John Marini is a visiting distinguished fellow at Hillsdale College's Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship in Washington, D.C. A professor of political science at the University of Nevada-Reno, he earned his B.A. at San Jose State University and his Ph.D. in government atthe Claremont Graduate School.
Moon rocks brought to Earth by astronauts during the Apollo space program in the late 1960s and early 1970s go on display beginning Dec. 13 and will remain at the museum in the Mackay School of Mines building for three months.
To help make this year's event a success, donations of the following new items are needed: coats, hats and gloves; backpacks and school supplies; toys for all ages; games for teens and tweens, as well as MP3 players, movie passes and electronics; monetary donations; shampoo, soap, toothpaste and toothbrushes; and books on CD, puzzles, paint by ... (more)
Lake Tahoe area residents deep-frying turkeys or any other foods this Thanksgiving and holiday season can dispose of the used cooking oil at collection sites and have it recycled into biodiesel fuel.
TEDxUniversityofNevada is set for Friday, Jan. 24, in the Joe Crowley Student Union Theatre at the University of Nevada, Reno.
There's no shortage of L.A. composers who create beats for rappers, pop song hooks, or music for films, TV and video games, but Julia Holter, Sean Friar, Andrew McIntosh and Andrew Norman are anomalies: They write classical music or, at least, its modern equivalent.
In Reno-Sparks, however, the relationship for many years could best be described as benign neglect -- town and gown have, for the most part, simply ignored each other.
A portion of the AIDS Memorial Quilt, begun in 1987 and continually being created since then, hangs in a gallery at the University of Nevada, Reno.
A Meadowood Mall employee is taking a stand against a plan to open the shopping center on Thanksgiving Day, saying she'd rather be with family eating dinner than at work for the holiday.
Sierra Association of Foster Families is hosting "Welcome to the Family Table", a program delivered by puppets to educate, create and inspire the prevention of child abuse and neglect within the foster care community and beyond, held in the Joe Crowley Student Union Ballrooms at the University of Nevada-Reno at November 26th, 2013 at 6:30pm.
Through the new Inyo Promises program, local residents and graduates who meet certain requirements are able to enroll at the University of Nevada, Reno, with discounted tuition.
The City of Reno is dubbing its downtown tree a "holiday tree" instead of a "Christmas tree."
The goal is to raise $25,500 by Jan. 1 in order to fund the planting of a third acre for 1,500 Chardonnay vines, a trellis system, and an additional 400 gallons of tankage.