Events

Tuesday, March 11

Brain Awareness Week Art Contest

Brain Awareness Week Art Contest

Arts / College of Science, Neuroscience

First place and honorable mention entries in the BAW Fine Arts and Logo art contests will be displayed in the @One Gallery in the Mathewson-ITG Knowledge...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, @One Gallery  
Café Wall Grande: Giant interactive optical illusion

Café Wall Grande: Giant interactive optical...

Arts / College of Science, Neuroscience

This gigantic Café Wall optical illusion begs you to ferret out whether the lines are parallel or skewed. Turn the wheel to straighten out your thinking....

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Whittemore Gallery  
Seeing the Brain: History of Neuroimaging

Seeing the Brain: History of Neuroimaging

Arts / Neuroscience, College of Science

Exquisite hand drawn images of neurons by Santiago Ramon y Cajal (1852 – 1934) juxtaposed with spectacular brain images created with cutting edge...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Whittemore Gallery  
The Last Frontier

The Last Frontier

Arts / Neuroscience, College of Science

The Brain Hands On Display/Activities for K-12 guests. This event is part of Brain Awareness Week (BAW), a global campaign to increase public awareness of...

Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center  
Basque Political and Cultural Exhibit

Basque Political and Cultural Exhibit 9:00am

Arts / College of Liberal Arts, Center for Basque Studies, Student Services, Center for Student Cultural Diversity

Basque graduate students install the exhibition of a selection of Basque political and cultural posters from the Basque library archive in the MacNamara...

Church Fine Arts, MacNamara Gallery  
Basque Roots

Basque Roots 11:00am

Lectures and Seminars / College of Liberal Arts, Center for Basque Studies, Student Services, Center for Student Cultural Diversity

Basque graduate student Tania Arriaga hosts 'Basque Roots', a radio show about anything and everything Basque, from music to live interviews, on WolfPack...

 
Exhibit: BFA Thesis Show

Exhibit: BFA Thesis Show 11:00am

Arts / Art, School of the Arts, College of Liberal Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts candidates -- Bradon Lacow and L. Boles Yazzie -- exhibit their final thesis work. This is the first in a series of two final thesis...

Jot Travis Building, Student Galleries South, Room 105  
Exhibit: Manipulated View

Exhibit: Manipulated View 11:00am

Arts / Art, School of the Arts, College of Liberal Arts

The American West is more than a place or landscape: it’s an idea, a dream and a mythology. From the earliest days of westward expansion to contemporary...

Church Fine Arts, Sheppard Contemporary  
Internship Meetup

Internship Meetup 2:00pm

Training and Workshops / Student Services, Career Studio

Are you an undergraduate student looking for an internship? Join us at this informal meetup in the Career Studio. Learn what steps you need to take to find...

Nevada Career Studio  
Basque Sheepherder and Boarding-House Cooking

Basque Sheepherder and Boarding-House Cooking 2:30pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Liberal Arts, Center for Basque Studies, Student Services, Center for Student Cultural Diversity

Presentation of Basque Sheepherder and Boarding-House Cooking, with Marie-Louise and JB Lekumberri from JTs restaurant, Gardnerville. Basque Library...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Conference Room  
ME Faculty Interview Seminar

ME Faculty Interview Seminar 2:30pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Comprehensive Structural Health Monitoring and Life Management of Composite Structures Structural health management (SHM) is emerging as a vital...

Sarah H. Fleischmann Building, SFB103  
Concussions:  What's the big deal?

Concussions: What's the big deal? 4:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / Neuroscience, College of Science, School of Community Health Sciences, Division of Health Sciences

Dr. Sako addresses current knowledge about sports related brain injuries. What you should know and what you should do about it. This event is part of Brain...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Rotunda  
Brain Awareness Week: NeuroNevada Student Scientists

Brain Awareness Week: NeuroNevada Student... 4:30pm

Extended Studies

Spend time in our BAW Lab, with brain-based activities, arts and crafts projects and science experiments including visual illusions, memory games, perception...

Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center, Exhibit Hall  
The Business of Science: A Personal Perspective

The Business of Science: A Personal Perspective 4:30pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Science, College of Business

The Business of Science: A Personal Perspective The idea that the discipline of science can and should be integrated in business is one of the cornerstones...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Wells Fargo Auditorium  
Building a Robot's Brain

Building a Robot's Brain 4:45pm

Lectures and Seminars / Neuroscience, College of Science

Dr. Harris explains his team’s project to build a computational model of a brain – starting with the behavior of a single neuron and multiplying it hundreds...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Rotunda  
Nu Rho Psi Induction Ceremony

Nu Rho Psi Induction Ceremony 5:30pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Science, Neuroscience

Melvyn Goodale of the Brain and Mind Institute will guest speek. Nu Rho Psi is the National Honor Society in Neuroscience, founded in 2006 by the Faculty...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Rotunda  

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