Latest University of Nevada Reno News

Native American mural at UNR inspired by Thacker Pass debate

Oct. 09, 2021 13:17 PM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — It’s hard to miss the vibrant mural that now decorates a wall inside the Joe Crowley Student Union at the University of Nevada, Reno. The image, unlike any other on campus, depicts the history of Native American women and their struggle to protect...

Apple orchard planted on Reno campus in memory of late grad

Aug. 15, 2021 11:10 AM EDT

RENO, Nev. (AP) — A memorial apple orchard has been planted and a separate pollinator garden is planned at the University of Nevada, Reno in memory of a former student whose final wishes before her death last year from brain cancer included finding a place on campus where food could be...