University of Nevada, Reno

Davidson Math and Science Center

1055 Evans Avenue, Reno, NV 89512, USA

The Davidson Mathematics and Science Center provides an integrated and centralized 21st century environment for learning and research. Specifically, it has the following features:

  • 100,000-square-foot state-of-the-art teaching and research facility with mathematics and science wings;
  • The 464-seat Nell. J. Redfield Foundation Auditorium features a "walk-up, walk-out" stage that encourages lecturers to step down and interact with the audience whenever possible; stage area features three screens and mobile podium.
  • 27 modern laboratories, each with the capacity for 20 to 24 students, and four large classrooms, each with the capacity for 75 students;
  • Wireless Internet access throughout the entire facility;
  • Enhanced environment controls and space for culture preparation in eight biological science laboratories;
  • Increased glass hood space for improved observation and greater control over experiments in the seven general chemistry laboratories;
  • Student meeting areas with whiteboards for students and teaching assistants to meet and interact with each other outside classrooms and laboratories;
  • Electronic interfaces, information technology platforms, projectors, modern audio visual and presentation equipment, whiteboards and pull-down screens in every laboratory and classroom;
  • A 50-seat computational classroom-the largest on campus-to teach students the use of software for data analysis and visualization;
  • Space for the dean of the College of Science suite and the Department of Mathematics in the administrative wing of the facility.

Upcoming Events

USAJobs Workshop

USAJobs Workshop 10/22

Training and Workshops / College of Science, Mackay School of Earth Sciences, Student Services, Career Studio

Learn to navigate and use USAJobs, the U.S. government's official website for job opportunites with federal agencies, and the Pathways Program which offers...

Karl Deisseroth: Optical deconstruction of fully-assembled biological systems

Karl Deisseroth: Optical deconstruction of... 10/23 7:00pm

Lectures and Seminars / College of Liberal Arts, College of Engineering, College of Science, Division of Health Sciences, University of Nevada School of Medicine

The journal Nature dubbed Karl Deisseroth “Method Man” for two groundbreaking techniques developed in his lab, Optogenetics and CLARITY. Both are game...


H-A-U-N-T-E-D 10/25 6:00pm

Civic and Service Engagement / Student Services, ASUN

Help Phi Delta Epsilon raise money for Miracle Madness to help Children’s Miracle Network! There will be food and Halloween booths with face painting, a...

Northern Nevada Regional Science Olympiad

Northern Nevada Regional Science Olympiad 2/7/2015 9:00am

Community Outreach / College of Engineering Student Events

Science Olympiad is a national competition which tests middle school and high school students in a variety of events spread over five categories: Life,...

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AIAA meeting 10/8/2014

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linda browm left a positive review 4/2/2014

Attended with my 10 year old grandson. He was inspired by the "new" world for discovery.

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