Reno Nevada 89557
The University of Nevada Reno
is as much as place of beauty as it is of education. The 200 main campus, minutes from downtown Reno, features contemporary and historic architecture and Manzanita Lake. The tree-lined Quadrangle is listed on the Nevada Register of Historic Places.
The University is a land grant institution, established in 1874. It has 11 schools and colleges and offers 70 majors for an undergraduate degree and 70 masters degree programs; and 34 doctoral programs including a four year medical school.
Tours are available by contacting the admissions office.
Other Education nearby:
(Reno) Center For Employment Training-Reno
(Reno) Morrison University
(Sparks) Nevada Career Academy
(Carson City) Nevada Natural Resource Education
(Incline Village) Sierra Nevada College
(Reno) Truckee Meadows Community College
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12/14 Coming to The Reno area
Arden Fair Sacramento CA March30-April18 Open the doors to Arden Fair and step inside. Here you'll find contemporary fashions, jewelry, accessories and brand name merchandise at over 165 specialty stores, plus Nordstrom's, Macy's, Sears, and JC Penney. Arden Fair also has a number of terrific restaurants, everything from fast food to fine dining. And it's completely enclosed, so it's always a comfortable 70 degrees inside no matter what it's like outside.
California Exposition & State Fair Sacramento CA June12-28 The Cal Expo is the site of the California State Fair. All year Satellite Wagering, Waterworld USA, Paradise Island Fun Center and an RV Park are just a few of the features of the Cal Expo.The first State Fair was held in 1854 in San Francisco at the old Music Hall. The fair offered premiums (prizes) for its competitions and included such agricultural exhibits such as 2-inch-long peanuts, 72-pound beets and a 10-pound carrot that was longer than 3 feet. Horseracing was part of that first fair and has continued to be a part of the fair ever since.
The Rio Vista Bass Derby Festival Rio Vista CA October11-13 Rio Vista is proud to host the oldest fishing derby on the West Coast. The festival is a three-day derby for bass, catfish and sturgeon. The festival also boasts music, food and fun for fishermen and non-fishing children and adults as well. The events include a carnival, live music and dancing, classic car show, a pancake breakfast, parade and BBQ. A large fireworks display is also featured on Saturday night.