Events

ONA Spotlight Screening and Q&A

Free

Join us for a screening of the Academy Award winning Spotlight in the Wells Fargo Auditorium on the first floor of the Knowledge Center followed by a Skype Q&A with Walter Robinson, the leader of the Spotlight team who broke the story at the Boston Globe! Soda and snacks will be available for purchase in […]

At 6:00 pm
Wells Fargo Auditorium, Joe Crowley Student Union

First Amendment Under Fire? Assessing Current Threats to the Press and the Public Sphere

Free

In this Reynolds School of Journalism First Amendment Forum, two experts on the fight to protect free speech rights will discuss both the obvious and overlooked threats facing the press and the public sphere in our current political climate. Reynolds School Assistant Professor of Media Law Patrick File will moderate a conversation with Jones and Greene, followed by […]

At 6:00 pm
Joe Crowley Student Union Theater

Reynolds School Speaker Series: Why Do People Buy Local Food?

Free

Communication theory can help spur actions in communities. Dr. Bret Shaw will present on how to use market research to promote local food in the Reynolds School Reading room on April 12 at 4 p.m. This presentation will share the results of consumer survey that investigated attitudes and behaviors when it comes to buying local […]

At 4:00 pm
Reynolds School of Journalism, University of Nevada, Reno, Reading Room

PReimagined National Conference

Free

  Public Relations is a rapidly changing, expanding industry. With the advent of the internet, social media, influencers, 24-hour news cycles, fake news, constantly evolving technologies and more, PR is constantly being redefined. Along with this constant evolution, young PR professionals are expected to enter the industry with new strategies and tactics for a new […]

Grand Sierra Resort

What is Fake News? Workshop Series

Free

The University of Nevada, Reno Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center, Reynolds School of Journalism, and faculty from Psychology and Ecology have joined forces to identify and combat Fake News. University students, faculty and staff are invited to participate in this FREE series of educational workshops where faculty will lead exercises on the following: Monday April 3, 12 – […]

At 12:00 am
IGT Knowledge Center, University of Nevada-Reno

An Xiao Mina: Storytelling + Tech

Free

Join us for an evening looking at the intersection of technology and journalism with technologist, artist and author An Xiao Mina. An leads the product team at Meedan, a platform for verifying news in real time and translation of social media content. Meedan’s products support work for a number of outlets, including Bellingcat, WITNESS and […]

At 6:00 pm
Reno Collective, 100 North Arlington Avenue, #100, Reno NV

4th Annual Media Shift Journalism School Hackathon

Free

DESCRIPTION Weekend Hackathon Puts Focus on Bots & Chatbots MediaShift is producing our fourth annual Journalism School Hackathon on the weekend of February 24-26, 2017, co-produced by the Reynolds School of Journalism and Center for Advanced Media Studies at the University of Nevada-Reno. We’re convening a group of top students (graduates and undergraduates), faculty and […]

At 12:00 am
450 Sinclair Street Reno, Nevada 89501

AIGA and UNR Ad Club Present: Design Disruptors

Free

AIGA Reno Tahoe and UNR Ad Club are partnering up to bring a private screening of Design Disruptors, a documentary on businesses that shake industries by using design in innovative ways. Doors open at 7 pm at the Joe Crowley Student Union. The film starts at 7:30. The event is cosponsored by the Student Ad Club […]

At 7:00 pm
Joe Crowley Student Union 1664 N Virginia St Reno, NV 89503

Noticiero Movil’s “Somos Nevada” Launch Party

Free

Help us celebrate Noticiero Movil’s new bilingual magazine, Somos Nevada! Connecting with each other is key to empowerment and knowledge. It was that realization that drove our bilingual media project. It’s also what inspired our new publication. You are cordially invited to a private reception at Sierra Arts to celebrate this effort and honor our diverse […]

At 5:30 pm
17 South Virginia Street #120, Reno, Nevada 89501

PRSSA Ethics Workshop

Free

Knowing how to act ethically as PR professionals is very important. Any student can benefit from practicing with ethical situations. Join PRSSA as professionals from the Reno community lead us through ethical scenarios, and together we will find solutions. Don’t miss out on this important session!

At 5:30 pm
Reynolds School of Journalism-Reading Room
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