Freshwater springs from deep under the lake, over the millennia, precipitate out minerals in the lake water to create tufa formations.
In addition to creating virtual-reality (VR) environments for display on computers and hand-held devices, students at the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno are experimenting with immersive VR environments for use in a head mounted display (HMD). While HMD technology is still in its infancy, the acquisition of the Oculus Rift […]
Wolf Pack Radio is a student-run organization at the University of Nevada Reno. Students are allowed to host their own radio shows 24/7.
The Truckee River Whitewater Park is located in the heart of Reno’s downtown and arts district.
The Skywalk Arcade features a range of games for your little ones and your teenagers. Kids can play the latest arcade games, attack the slopes with skier simulation games, practice for the NBA with basketball hoops, or swing the bat in our simulated batting cage.
The Central Pacific Railroad reached Reno in the spring of 1868. The town’s first railroad station was build the next year.
The Gift Shop at John Ascuaga’s Nugget in Sparks has a variety of merchandise, ranging from jewelry and clothing to candy and flowers.
The Pioneer Center for the Performing Arts opened in 1968. The auditorium is topped with a 140-foot diameter gold-anodized geodesic dome made up of 500 faceted panels.
This lookout point is a beautiful place to take in this scenery. There is also a link to snowsheds that provide another lookout area to view this wonderful place.
During their 1849 convention representatives from different communities in the state bid for the honor of hosting the state capital. This process took five years, and on February 28, 1854 Sacramento was the final choice.
Photographs by Students at the Reynolds School of Journalism
Virtual-reality environments created by students from the Reynolds School of Journalism at the University of Nevada, Reno. The classes working on these projects are JOUR 313 (Photojournalism), and JOUR 451-756 (Interactive Media).