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October 23, 2014
Celebrating the 1874 Birth of the University of Nevada … in Elko - KTVN

Celebrating the 1874 Birth of the University of Nevada … in Elko
KTVN
“I think it is just wonderful that we are preserving this monument that is not only the site of the original University of Nevada, but also the site where higher education began in Nevada,” Kevin Melcher, Elko resident and member of the Nevada System ...

October 23, 2014
University bell project unveiled in Nevada 150 event - Elko Daily Free Press

Elko Daily Free Press

University bell project unveiled in Nevada 150 event
Elko Daily Free Press
The location of the university is where the old Elko High School gym sits now. "There's a lot of people in Elko who don't even know there was a university here," said Kevin Melcher, Nevada System of Higher Education regent and Elko Rotary Club member.

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October 12, 2014
The price of One Nevada: Higher education edition - Las Vegas Sun

The price of One Nevada: Higher education edition
Las Vegas Sun
That includes $56 million in appropriations to the state administrative agency overseeing higher education, the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). Among these appropriations, UNLV is allocated less than half of the funding UNR receives.

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October 24, 2014
Lucy Flores visits Mesquite - St. George Daily Spectrum

St. George Daily Spectrum

Lucy Flores visits Mesquite
St. George Daily Spectrum
Lucy Flores, Democratic candidate for lieutenant governor, visited this week with the seniors at the Mesquite Senior Center and took time out for coffee with the Virgin Valley Democrats. Flores said her climb from a difficult childhood to being an ...

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October 21, 2014
Search for next UNLV president raises red flag for one regent - Las Vegas Sun

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Search for next UNLV president raises red flag for one regent
Las Vegas Sun
Dan Klaich, chancellor of the Nevada System of Higher Education, announced the three candidates today. They are Georgia Regents University President Dr. Ricardo Azziz, University of Arizona Eller College of Management Dean Leonard Jessup, and ...
Three finalists named in UNLV president searchLas Vegas Review-Journal
Ga. Regents University president among three finalists for Las Vegas positionWJCL News
Azziz is finalist for Vegas school's presidencyThe Augusta Chronicle

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October 8, 2014
Study: Despite new funding formula, Northern Nevada schools still come out on top - Las Vegas Sun

Study: Despite new funding formula, Northern Nevada schools still come out on top
Las Vegas Sun
Last year, the Legislature approved a new formula to divvy up funding among each of the seven schools in the Nevada System of Higher Education. The new model was designed to balance the funding to schools in the north and south using a weighted ...
Study: Nevada higher-ed funding disparity impacts UNLVLas Vegas Review-Journal

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October 24, 2014
Assembly District 38 candidates discuss issues - Nevada Appeal

Assembly District 38 candidates discuss issues
Nevada Appeal
Along with Tesla coming in, all three candidates see the need for training a workforce in Northern Nevada. A hurdle to this, however, may occur because of a proposed new funding scheme to divert more money to Southern Nevada institutions of higher ...

October 21, 2014
Regents Name Finalists For UNLV President - CBS Local

CBS Local

Regents Name Finalists For UNLV President
CBS Local
(Las Vegas, NV) — The Board of Regents for the Nevada System of Higher education named three finalists for the job of UNLV president at a Board of Regents meeting on Monday. The candidates include Ricardo Azziz, who currently serves as president of ...

October 20, 2014
UNLV president search narrows to 3 candidates - MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV

UNLV president search narrows to 3 candidates
MyNews3 Las Vegas KSNV
The Nevada System of Higher Education Chancellor Dan Klaich chose the candidates from a pool of 16, with help from the board and Jerry Baker of executive search firm Baker and Associates. The candidates are vying to replace former UNLV president Neal ...

October 5, 2014
Nevada community colleges get job training grants - Reno Gazette Journal

Reno Gazette Journal

Nevada community colleges get job training grants
Reno Gazette Journal
"This grant will enable our community colleges to enhance their workforce training programs and to better meet the needs of Nevada's students and the communities we serve," said Dan Klaich, chancellor of Nevada's System of Higher Education. He said ...

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