Events

Wednesday, March 12

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  
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  
Daily brain activities and demonstrations for kids

Daily brain activities and demonstrations for kids

Lectures and Seminars / College of Science, Neuroscience

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...

Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum  
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  
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  
Elections Voting

Elections Voting 8:00am

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 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  
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  
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  
Brains! How your brain works and how it tricks you

Brains! How your brain works and how it tricks you 12:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Science, Neuroscience

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

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute  
Learn to play "Mus"

Learn to play "Mus" 2:00pm

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

Learn to play ‘Mus’, Basque card game, with Basque Prof. Joseba Zulaika, Rotonda, MIKC.

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center  
ME Faculty Interview Seminar

ME Faculty Interview Seminar 2:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

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

Max Fleischmann Agriculture Building  
What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to Find Out!

What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to... 3:00pm

Training and Workshops / Division of Health Sciences, School of Community Health Sciences, Student Services, Career Studio

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...

Nevada Career Studio  
Composition for EEG and Two Computers

Composition for EEG and Two Computers 4:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / Music, School of the Arts, College of Liberal Arts, Neuroscience, College of Science

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...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center  
What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to Find Out!

What Can I Do With This Major? Use LinkedIn to... 4:00pm

Training and Workshops / Student Services, Career Studio

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...

Nevada Career Studio  
Brain Awareness Week: Sleepy Fish and Hungry Flies

Brain Awareness Week: Sleepy Fish and Hungry Flies 4:30pm

Extended Studies

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...

Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center  
Brains and Persuasion

Brains and Persuasion 4:30pm

Lectures and Seminars / Neuroscience, College of Science

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

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center  
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  
An Evening with Eva Nunez-Mendez

An Evening with Eva Nunez-Mendez 6:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Liberal Arts, Foreign Languages & Literatures

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....

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center  
Learn Basque Dancing

Learn Basque Dancing 6:00pm

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

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

Joe Crowley Student Union  
Brain Awarness Week - Movie:  Inception

Brain Awarness Week - Movie: Inception 7:00pm

Arts / College of Science, Neuroscience

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...

Joe Crowley Student Union  

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