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University of Nevada, Reno, Reno

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From its birth in 1874, the University of Nevada, Reno has come a long way. The state’s flagship institution has excelled in teaching, research and outreach and is poised to continue as a light of learning and knowledge in northern Nevada and throughout the world.
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  • We've been to the Keck many time, and it never fails to fascinate. The specimens are laid out with information and one can learn quite a bit. Besides, who knew rocks could be so utterly beautiful.  more »
  • I went here for the first time last month for an event, and while there, I took a couple extra hours to tour the whole campus and enjoy it. I was surprised that we had such a nice campus up here. A co...  more »
  • Great campus and safe. Enjoyed the atmosphere and fun to attend Wolf Pack games. Daughter finished her Masters and has a very fulfilling job and future. Staff/Professors are committed to making the st...  more »
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  • Love this place. The campus is pretty amazing. Great facilities. And the Wolf Pack Basketball Team is fun to watch!
  • This university is big enough to provide a tier 1 education yet professors still find time for students. I spent my junior and senior years here and most of my professors still can find time to give me some advice while I prepare for graduate school. Some people and the media have pointed out that Mr. Peter Cvjetanovic is a student at UNR, he does receive some protection under the first amendment which is why he was not expelled. But also remember that Colin Kapernick was a quarterback for the UNR Wolf Pack before he graduated and went pro. I feel that Mr. Kapernick has made a much greater impact than Cvjetanovic. On the nation and in history. By exercising his first amendment rights which are also protected. Sometimes we have to tolerate seeing and hearing things we don't want to protect our own rights. That is something I learned at UNR.
  • Still employing a nazi and white supremist, while you spew equality and anti hate.
  • The school has been known for being a Nazi sympathizing institution for employing & enrolling Peter Cvjetanovic. After calling their office to see what resources would be given to students of color, they referred me to simply review the President's statement. This provides no sense of reassurance or the will to progress after making a disgusting mistake.
  • Their inability to properly Transfer a student and Lack of leadership in their administration is a problem. UNR needs to put more time in effort into their Organizational building then their pretty buildings.

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