Women in Technology to be Recognized at Ceremony
The fourth annual Las Vegas Women in Technology awards is being held on June 2nd. The ceremony is presented by the Las Vegas Community Tech Fund, WomenAdvancing.org and HiTech Las Vegas. The awards are presented to acknowledge the contributions of women in Las Vegas’ technology sector and honors are from a wide range of technology organizations.
Nevada Supreme Court Hears First Arguments in New Courthouse
Justices of the Nevada Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments for the first time at the Las Vegas Courthouse. The 72-seat courtroom was designed to resemble the first U.S. Supreme Courtroom.
Reno Home Prices Increase
Home prices in the Reno/Sparks area continued to climb in the first quarter, even while there was a slight dip in units sold. The median price of a home rose nine percent to $315,000.
UNR Literacy Center Works to Aid Elementary Students
The E.L. Cord Foundation Center for Learning and Literacy at the University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Education provides one-on-one tutoring programs to help elementary-age students meet reading requirements. Leadership at the center has set ambitions goals to increase the number of paid student tutors to meet a growing demand and hopes to work with the community to strengthen and expand the program.