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Wednesday, March 12

Brain Awareness Week Art Contest

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...

Café Wall Grande: Giant interactive optical illusion

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....

Daily brain activities and demonstrations for kids

Activities and games for children are available throughout Brain Awareness Week at the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum. This event is part of Brain...

Seeing the Brain: History of Neuroimaging

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

The Last Frontier

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...

Elections Voting

Vote on Webcampus for your favorite candidates running for the ASUN elected positions! ASUN Elections, Jacob Flynn, (775) 784-6589.

Basque Political and Cultural Exhibit

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

Exhibit: BFA Thesis Show

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...

Exhibit: Manipulated View

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...

Brains! How your brain works and how it tricks you

Amanda Burnham-Marusich will speak about tricks a brain can play. The lecture is for senior citizens at the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute. Perform...

ME Faculty Interview Seminar

Drilling Processes in Sustainable and Biomedical Manufacturing In a very real sense, advanced manufacturing uses innovative cutting-edge technologies to...

What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to Find Out!

Are you using Linkedin to its full potential? Are you using Linkedin at all? We'll show you how to use Linkedin and why you should use it in this 30 minute...

Composition for EEG and Two Computers

Gideon Caplovitz and Jean-Paul Perrotte use brain activity detected by EEG technology to create musical compositions in real time. What kind of music will...

What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to Find Out!

Are you using Linkedin to its full potential? Are you using Linkedin at all? We'll show you how to use Linkedin and why you should use it in this 30 minute...

Brain Awareness Week: Sleepy Fish and Hungry Flies

How do fish sleep? What does a sleeping fish look like? Do flies get hungry? We’ll study sleepy fish and hungry flies to better understand why we sleep and...

Brains and Persuasion

Presentation by Lynda Walsh Rhetoricians study how people persuade others to share their point of view. Recently, images of brains and brain activity have...

Nu Rho Psi Induction Ceremony

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...

An Evening with Eva Nunez-Mendez

The University of Nevada, Reno's Spanish Club is hosting An Evening with Eva Nunez-Mendez, a professor of Spanish Linguistics from Portland State University....

Learn Basque Dancing

Learn Basque dancing with the Reno Basque Dance Club Zazpiak Bat, Front of the Joe Crowley Student Union.

Brain Awarness Week - Movie:  Inception

Google Inception and neuroscience and you’ll understand why we’ve included it in our Brain Awareness Week lineup. It’s neuroscientist movie critics gold...

Wednesday, March 12

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