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Men in Masks Roam Campus at Night With Impunity

Hope Loudon | Posted 09.04.2016 | College
Hope Loudon

Upon reporting this to campus police, I was told that this group is actually a secret society of frat boys and students that routinely wanders around in this costume and operates under the name "Coffin and Keys."

Farm To Fork Across America: Bridging the Local Meat Gap in Reno, Part II

Julie Ann Fineman | Posted 10.18.2014 | Home
Julie Ann Fineman

The thought of visiting Wolf Pack Meats conjured up vivid childhood memories. My father, a veterinarian and my grandfather, proprietor of a California slaughter house and meatpacking plant, exposed me to the inner workings of both ends of life's spectrum at an early age.

11 Student and Faculty Victories Over Campus 'Free Speech Zones'

Greg Lukianoff | Posted 11.12.2013 | College
Greg Lukianoff

What is a "free speech zone?" While the term might sound benign, free speech zones are used by our colleges and universities, our cities and towns, ...

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...

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...

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 ...

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...

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 ...

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...

Nevada Student Voters May Swing the State and the Nation

Daniel Riggs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Riggs

RENO, Nev. -- In 2004, the University of Nevada went red--and so did the state. This time, UNR will likely go blue--and with it, perhaps, the nation. ...