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The phrase University of Nevada by itself usually refers to the University of Nevada, Reno (UNR), because that was the name by which it was known from the time of its founding in 1874 until its name was changed to "University of Nevada, Reno" in 1969, at the same time as the newly founded "Southern Nevada University" was renamed "University of Nevada, Las Vegas". Although UNR's official name is now "University of Nevada, Reno", several of the university's institutions retain the wording "University of Nevada", including the alumni association, the student government, the campus bookstore, and the athletics department. The University of Nevada, Reno (UNR or Nevada) is a university that is located in Reno, Nevada and is known for its programs in agricultural research, animal biotechnology, and mining-related natural sciences. ... 1874 was a common year starting on Thursday (see link for calendar). ... 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ...


More broadly, University of Nevada could refer to either of the universities in the University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN): The University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN) was formed in 1968 to oversee all state-supported higher education in the US state of Nevada. ...


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