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University Of Nevada-Reno Mulls Major Cuts

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jessica Fryman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The University of Nevada, Reno announced Monday its plan to close the School of Social Work and degree programs in theater, dance and French, along wi...

Pregnant In College, And Faced With A Choice

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Don Weinland | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

With an ultrasound transducer pressed against her cold, gelled stomach, Caitlin Thomas knew a grainy image of the 9-week-old fetus had materialized on...

Coming Out In College, Step By Step

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Don Weinland | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

He knew it his whole life, but never planned to tell anyone. He was going to be the guy everyone wanted him to be: the center of attention, a wild cro...

University of Nevada-Reno Lab To Be Largest In The Nation

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Ben Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Center for Civil Engineering Earthquake Research at the University of Nevada, Reno was awarded a $12 million grant Sept. 29 to expand its earthqua...

Nevada Man To Graduate College -- More Than 60 Years After He Started

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jessica Fryman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Sixty-five years ago, Richard Campbell sailed across the Pacific Ocean aboard a Navy destroyer just after the United States dropped the atomic bomb on...

To Fight Cuts, Nevada Students Take To Their Computers

Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jay Balagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Facebook groups, petitions, angry letters and plans for meetings and rallies sprung up on campus last week as students in more than a dozen [Universit...

UNevada Must Cut $11 Million From Budget

The Nevada Sagebrush | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The University of Nevada, Reno will likely see the closure of more than a dozen degree programs, the elimination of a major college and the loss of ab...

COLUMN: Blue Balls; Pink Ovaries

The Nevada Sagebrush | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Life is full of mysteries. Have you ever sat and considered how many incredible natural phenomena there are? Think of childbirth, trees, and the many ...

UNevada Students Rally For Higher Ed

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jessica Fryman | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

About 50 students from colleges in Southern Nevada took a bus up to Carson City to rally, testify and give legislators signed pledges on behalf of the...

200 Gather To Protest UNevada Budget Cuts

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jay Balagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Students and faculty gathered in front of the Joe Crowley Student Union for a rally against proposed cuts to state-funded higher education Friday afte...

Nevada Budget Cuts Could Mean College Closures

The Nevada Sagebrush | By: Jay Balagna | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Higher education students in Nevada could see the closure of entire colleges, the elimination of majors and the firing of tenured faculty if state leg...

UNevada Group Wants Party Alternatives

The Nevada Sagebrush | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

The Late Night Coalition, a group of students and organizations at the University of Nevada, Reno, is working to implement more late-night activities ...