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When scientists need to save an endangered species, sometimes the solution is straightforward. But sometimes, conservation requires that you built a robot, search for poop, or devise a seemingly en…

The UNR Med class of 2019 celebrated commencement at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts in Reno on Friday, May 17, 2019. UNR Med photo by Brin Reynolds
This afternoon 63 fourth-year medical students at the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine (UNR Med) graduated as northern Nevada's newest physicians. The class of 2019 received the degree of Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) at a hooding ceremony at the Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts in Reno.
The ceremony marked the completion…

Daniel Lang let his Chinese heritage and Catholic religion inspire him to excel at the Reynolds School of Journalism.

By: Joel Cochran When wass the last time that you said no? I don’t mean the obvious stuff like saying no to a bad movie or to running the RTO in a weighted vest. The kind of no that I am talking …

Green roofs confer many benefits, from LEED points to energy savings. Here are the top 5 reasons why building owners invest in rooftop gardens.

All across the country, incredible people are investing in their communities, investing in prevention. They are standing up to prevent misuse of illegal drugs, opioids, marijuana, tobacco, alcohol, and prevent suicide and mental illness. They are helping their community work harder and smarter, inspiring prevention actions that take root and grow into real change. They are

The planet’s lands and oceans are in far worse shape than previously understood. But it's not too late to act! By accelerating the pace and scale of nature c...

Reynolds School assistant professor recognized for decade of outreach efforts at University and in local community.

Why Does 12 Matter? After being in the health and fitness space for over 10 years now in which I have logged countless hours helping define, plan and execute goals for members, I have found that 12…

Don't get caught making 4 common security mistakes, keep your building, its assets, and your occupants secure with these tips.

A widely used pain relief drug may raise the risk for stroke in people with diabetes, a new study says.

Learn about the mineral Blue Mud on this week's episode of Mineral Monday

Hayley needed a new storage shed for her house but didn’t want an average plastic shed. She stopped by her local Home Depot to see what options were available and found Tuff Shed. Not only would the new shed outlast a plastic storage box, she could design to fit her backyard and her style
Living in a beach town, she has quite a bit of outdoor gear to store and keeping everything in a shed helps to control the mess and sand tracked…

University of Nevada, Reno and the Nevada Alumni Association recognize 11 graduates with top grade-point average

Blues/rock/Americana standout Shane Dwight is back and better than ever with his new album “No One Loves Me Better.”
Dwight, a native of Morgan Hill, California who now lives in Nashville, has played 3,500-plus shows over the past 20 years. This latest release is via Red Parlor Records, and was recorded at Grammy Award-Winner Kevin McKendree’s studio in Franklin, Tennessee. The experience and high-level care to…

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What makes a leader “legendary”? Management coach Mary Legakis Engel has a few thoughts and an explanation of leadership types in this podcast.

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An international study has identified gut bacteria that activate the immune system to slow melanoma growth in mice and highlights a key signaling pathway.

Sustainable aquaculture presents a rare opportunity: the chance to generate financial returns while tackling a key challenge of our era – feeding a growing population without degrading the environment.

The College of Liberal Arts is fortunate to have an undergraduate and graduate student as Regents’ Scholar recipients

JTNN has selected the following agencies and programs as subgrantees for the Washoe County State General Fund Substance Abuse Primary Prevention RFP for 2019-2020. The total dollar amount awarded is $289,000. All subgrantees will have an opportunity for continuation grants from year 2-4
ACCEPT, Positive Action
Boys and Girls Club of Truckee Meadows, Positive Action
The Children's Cabinet, Project Northland
Quest Counseling and Consulting, BASICS/CASICS

While it may seem difficult to find alcohol or drug-free entertainment, there are a lot of sober things to do in our community!

The law that governs today’s hardrock mines on public lands in the West is nearly 150 years old. New legislation this week from House Democrats would enact