LandWell Company Donates 14-acres to Lake Mead Christian Academy
The LandWell Company, developer of the 2,200 acre master planned community Cadence, has donated 14-acres of the community to the Lake Mead Christian Academy to accommodate the school’s expansion. The school, which was founded in 1989, begins construction immediately and is expected to open for the 2016 school year.
Roseman Purchases Former Nevada Cancer Institute Building
Roseman University of Health Sciences has acquired the flagship building of the former Nevada Cancer Institute in Summerlin from the University of California, San Diego. The building has been vacant since January of 2013 and the school has plans to revitalize the property. The purchase expands Roseman’s Summerlin campus which includes the Ralph & Betty Englestad Cancer Research building across the street. The campus houses Roseman’s College of Medicine.
Project ReCharge Energizes Northern Nevada Students
A collaboration between the University of Nevada, Reno Raggio Research Center for STEM Education, the Washoe County School District and Envirolution, Project ReCharge brings energy education and monitoring to schools. The project is designed to teach students about energy usage and conservation. Professional development workshops and research-based energy efficiency curriculum will be added to math and science classes. In addition, students and teachers will conduct energy audits and recommend ways to save money.