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Workforce Development Downtown: K-12 Robotics Center | University of Nevada, Reno

Southside Studio becomes home to robotics-based education and competition teams, strengthening the path to degrees and careers January 22, 2021Jane Tors For several years FYRE Robotics has designed and built for the FIRST Robotics Competition in the University’s Innevation Center and its Makerspace. (Photo of the 2019 team taken pre-pandemic.) The past will soon meet …

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30 Companies Add Over 2200 Quality Jobs to Reno and One of Them Has Your Name on It

Despite the Pandemic, Northern Nevada brings diverse industries to fuel economic recovery. In fact, 30 new companies added over 2200 quality jobs to the Reno area in 2020 and we think one of them has your name on it. (source) These companies will add a combined 2,295 new jobs, at an average wage of $28, …

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Leading Through Excellence at the Washoe County School District

The Washoe County School District (WCSD) covers 6,342 square miles, stretching from the California border east to Gerlach and the Oregon border south to Incline Village. It encompasses many small communities and the greater Reno-Sparks area. As the 59th largest school district in the United States, the WCSD continues to set the highest standards for …

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A Refreshing Scene: 5 Hotspots of the Booming Reno Craft Beer Industry

In recent years, the Reno-Sparks area has enjoyed healthy growth, a thriving economy, and a booming tech sector. Companies such as Apple, Switch, Google, and Tesla continue to make major investments in the area. This has attracted a wide assortment of smaller tech companies, too. The result? A happening local scene enriched by a fresh …

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The Village on Sage Street: A New Take on Low-Income Housing in Reno, NV

Western Nevada’s impressive, recent economic expansion has come with its share of growing pains. Especially when it comes to the housing sector. The dynamics of supply and demand have led to increased rental rates, and have made home ownership a stretch for many. And, while rents and home prices are still lower than many major …

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Reno City Manager Discusses Economic Growth and the Best Place to Raise Kids

As Reno’s City Manager, Sabra Newby has a unique perspective when it comes to discussing how the “Biggest Little City in the World” has evolved in recent years. From expansive economic growth to bountiful entrepreneurial opportunities, career-related reasons to move to Reno abound.  But Sabra’s also a mom of two boys, aged seven and nine, …

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Reno’s Best-Kept Secret: Behind-the-Scenes at Reno Little Theater

One of the longest continuously running theaters in America, Reno Little Theater will celebrate its 85th season next year. It’s an impressive accomplishment that reminds us of Reno’s legendary theater scene in the 19th and early 20th centuries. While Reno Little Theater remains Reno’s best-kept secret, its reputation and popularity continue to grow. In fact, …

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Why Move to Nevada? The Best Hiking Trails in the West

As a park and recreation program manager for the Nevada Division of State Parks and administrator of the Recreational Trails Program, Janice Keillor knows the best places to get back to nature. She’s also co-chair of the Eastern Sierra Trails Coalition, a member of the Nevada Bicycle and Pedestrian Advisory Board, and an administrator of …

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A Global Talent Acquisition Specialist’s Take on One of the Fastest Growing Job Markets in the US

In recent years, countless recognizable brands have moved to the Reno-Sparks area: Apple, Intuit, Microsoft, Patagonia, and Tesla, just to name a few. This influx of major companies has come with thousands of new jobs. As a result, the Biggest Little City has garnered a reputation as a hub for advanced manufacturing, cutting-edge tech, and …

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