Events

Thursday, March 13

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  
Brain Awareness Week: Fruit Flies and Brain Wiring

Brain Awareness Week: Fruit Flies and Brain Wiring

Extended Studies

How does the brain operate? Are we all wired the same? Is the fruit fly wired the same as us? How we can use the fruit fly to understand how the brain works?

Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center, Exhibit Hall  
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  
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  
Elections Voting

Elections Voting

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

 
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  
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  
ME Faculty Interview Seminar

ME Faculty Interview Seminar 2:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Engineering, Mechanical Engineering

Soft Multifunctional Materials for Wearable Robotics/Devices Conventional robots are made of rigid components that don’t match the elastic compliance of...

Sarah H. Fleischmann Building, SFB103  
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  
Club and Organization Workshops

Club and Organization Workshops 4:00pm

Training and Workshops / Student Services, ASUN

The Center for Student Engagement Staff is hosting a series of workshops for Clubs and Organizations. This workshop will be a Funding Workshop by the Center...

Joe Crowley Student Union, Senate Chambers  
Clubs and Organization

Clubs and Organization 4:00pm

Training and Workshops / Student Services, ASUN

The Center for Student Engagement Staff is hosting a series of workshops for Clubs and Organizations. This workshop will be a Club Support Funding Workshop...

Joe Crowley Student Union, Senate Chambers  
Exhibit: Mandala Installation for the Lunar New Year

Exhibit: Mandala Installation for the Lunar New... 4:00pm

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

Nancy Hom will work with the community to build a giant mandala in observance of the Lunar New Year at Artspace in the West Street Market in downtown Reno....

ArtSpace  
The Brain and Economic Behavior:  Rational decisions versus non-rational decisions

The Brain and Economic Behavior: Rational... 4:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / Economics, College of Business, Neuroscience, College of Science

Presentation by Mark Pingle. Recent research in behavioral economics had identified a variety of ways in which decision behavior deviates from what has...

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Rotunda  
Working Workshop: Create or Update your Linkedin Page

Working Workshop: Create or Update your... 4:00pm

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

This is a workshop where you'll actually work! Come prepared to update, modify, and perfect your own Linkedin page. Career Studio advisers will share tips...

Nevada Career Studio  
Thursday Night Movie Series: Frozen

Thursday Night Movie Series: Frozen 6:00pm

Who doesn't love Disney movies?! Come catch Disney's latest masterpiece, Frozen, for FREE at the Joe Crowley Student Union's Thursday Night Movie Series!...

Joe Crowley Student Union, CSU Theatre  
Keynote Speaker: "Visual" Activity in the Blind Brain

Keynote Speaker: "Visual" Activity in... 7:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / Neuroscience, College of Science

"Visual" Activity in the Blind Brain: Neural Underpinnings of Echolocation in the Blind Presented by Mel Goodale and Brian Bushway "I can hear a building...

Davidson Math and Science Center, 101  
Movie: Imagine (2012)

Movie: Imagine (2012) 7:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / Neuroscience, College of Science

Award winning film by Polish film director Andrzej Jakimowski. Jakimowski was inspired by the remarkable ability of Ben Underwood a blind teen who...

Joe Crowley Student Union, Theater  
General Elections Reception

General Elections Reception 8:00pm

Come listen to the winners of the ASUN elections get announced!, Jacob Flynn, (775) 784-6589.

 

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