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DRI unmanned cloud-seeding project gains ejectable flare capability 06/23/16
DRI’s Dana Trimble honored at 25th Annual Salute to Women of Achievement event in Reno 06/16/16
Governor Brian Sandoval awarded DRI President’s Medal 06/03/16
Annual DRI Convocation celebrates scientific achievement and honors graduate student research accomplishments 06/03/16
DRI and A&WMA honor Pine Middle School science teacher Susan Kaiser 05/31/16
DRI and Renown Health to exhibit in Nevada Pavilion at BIO International Convention in San Francisco 05/26/16
Call for Nominations - 2017 DRI Nevada Medal Award 05/24/16
Science Distilled – DRI and The Discovery launch new NOVA Science Café lecture series to make science more approachable 05/24/16
Daniel Saftner awarded prestigious Fulbright Student Scholarship 05/13/16
Unmanned cloud-seeding aircraft takes flight in Nevada 05/03/16
Regents name Dr. Robert B. Gagosian Acting President of the Desert Research Institute 05/02/16
DRI Presents New Video Trailer 04/12/16
AIC’s Brian Speicher appointed to The Discovery's Board 03/29/16
WaterStart Launches New Brand, Aims to Provide Global Channel for Innovation 03/24/16 unveiled at White House Water Summit 03/22/16
DRI Fire Ecologist Awarded Nevada Regents’ Rising Researcher 03/08/16
New database examines global mercury sinks and sources 02/27/16
Autonomous cloud seeding aircraft successfully tested in Nevada 02/23/16
DRI President Dr. Stephen G. Wells named President of New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology 02/19/16
DRI Wildland Fire Research Center targets new era of fire science 02/17/16
The New Normal – Nevada scientists and American Indian tribal members talk climate change realities at AAAS 02/13/16
DRI maintains top tier ranking in latest National Science Foundation survey 01/15/16
DRI, Drone America, and AviSight launch new UAS collaboration 01/14/16
Dandini Research Park Board welcomes three new Trustees and appoints new Chair 12/04/15
DRI Foundation Board welcomes six new Trustees 12/04/15
Dairy effluent modeled as viable feedstock for renewable diesel 11/30/15
DRI signs the American Campuses Act on Climate Pledge 11/20/15
DRI adds numerical analytics expert to Applied Innovation Center team 11/17/15
Switch SUPERNAP returns as Presenting Sponsor of 2016 DRI Nevada Medal Award 11/09/15
DRI Applied Innovation Center attracts Silicon Valley tech-industry expert to Nevada 10/12/15
DRI to present Institute's impact on STEM Education in Nevada and beyond at NSHE Diversity Summit 10/01/15
Nevada’s DRI Sustainable Water Initiative Highlighted within Mediaplanet’s “Global Water Crisis” Campaign 09/23/15
DRI Research Team Unveils Weather Intelligence Platform at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco 09/21/15
DRI Applied Innovation Center Data and Climate Team to Exhibit at TechCrunch Disrupt in San Francisco 09/16/15
DRI Awarded Prime Seaport-e Contract 09/11/15
29th Annual DRI Nevada Medal to honor Duke University Professor and Former U.S. Navy Fighter Pilot Dr. Mary Cummings 09/03/15
DRI Model 2015 Carbon Analyzer added to Magee Scientific's International Product Line 08/26/15
Improving wildfire management and safety with unmanned aircraft systems 08/05/15
DRI and NvCOE representatives join Governor on Trade Mission to Europe 07/21/15
Volcanic eruptions that changed human history 07/08/15
DRI supports Nevada Senator Harry Reid's Co-Sponsorship Of POWER Act 06/19/15
DRI's Alan Gertler to present at July 7 Hayek Group Dinner & Networking Event 06/16/15
Exploring Solar Energy's Potential and the Cost of Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions 06/15/15
DRI Convocation celebrates scientific, academic achievement and honors graduate student research 06/05/15
New method of ice core analysis helps define influence of fresh water on climate during last ice age 05/29/15
DRI and AWMA honor Galena High School Science Teacher 05/21/15
DRI’s Christopher Ipsen awarded 2015 Chief Information Security Officer of the Year by SC Magazine 05/12/15
DRI names Joe Grzymski as Senior Director of Applied Innovation Center 05/11/15
Two-mile long ice core reveals ocean currents transmitted climate changes from the Arctic to the Antarctic 04/29/15
Las Vegas Strip to Feature Innovative Water Conservation Technology 04/16/15
Foothill High School student helps DRI name newly discovered microorganism 04/13/15
DRI's Justin Huntington to serve on Governor's Drought Forum 04/10/15
New research identifies diverse sources of methane in shallow Arctic lakes 03/30/15
$4.5 million program to explore agriculture and water management on tribal lands 03/24/15
NSHE statement on the passing of former Regent Dr. Jack Lund Schofield 03/16/15
DRI to host 2015 International Conference on the Future of Military Geosciences 03/04/15
DRI launches global initiative to provide women in developing countries with clean water 02/24/15
DRI partnership with NV Energy and PepsiCo providing free, hands-on science education training for Nevada Educators 02/18/15
DRI names Chris Ipsen new Assistant Vice President for Information Technology/CIO 01/30/15
DRI’s Fenstermaker named Project Director for Nevada’s NASA EPSCoR and Space Grant Programs 01/29/15
DRI partnership with NV Energy and PepsiCo provides free, hands-on science training for educators 01/28/15
New research outlines global threat of smoldering peat fires 01/08/15
NSHE Board of Regents Approve DRI Research Foundation Board of Trustees 12/05/14
DRI ecologist challenges federal definition of wilderness in new book 11/12/14
DRI's top climatologist honored for lifetime of public outreach and advocacy 10/13/14
NASA astrobiologist Chris McKay named as the 2015 DRI Nevada Medalist 09/29/14
Nathan Allen Named as Executive Director to the Center of Excellence 09/29/14
DRI expands Chinese partnership to address water pollution, management issues 09/23/14
DRI announces leadership for Applied Innovation Center 09/18/14
GreenPower DRI installs micro-greens agriculture systems at Earl Wooster High School 09/18/14
Statement from DRI President on Tesla Announcement 09/05/14
DRI names new Executive Director of Earth and Ecosystem Sciences 09/05/14
DRI names its first Fire Ecologist 09/02/14
Climate change puts endangered Devils Hole pupfish at risk of extinction 08/26/14
EnergySmart Education hosts Next Generation Science Standards workshop at Squaw Valley 08/13/14
National Science Foundation and USDA award major funding to DRI, UNR and USGS 08/13/14
Nevada scientists showcase critical research in Lake Tahoe's nearshore environment 08/12/14
DRI launches "Fire Stories" wildfire behavior study 08/05/14
Proof that industrial lead pollution beat explorers to South Pole by 22 years and persists today 07/28/14
Rewriting the history of volcanic forcing during the past 2000 years 07/06/14
DRI longest-serving scientist wins lifetime achievement award 07/01/14
DRI and AWMA honor Reed High School teacher Leigh Metcalfe 06/18/14
DRI international research center to focus on water, sanitation, hygiene and environmental issues 06/16/14
DRI celebrates academic, scientific achievement with Annual Convocation Ceremony 06/13/14
DRI welcomes Mark Bowers as new Director of Human Resources 06/13/14
DRI ice core data leads to new understanding of melting Greenland ice sheet 05/22/14
Microorganism adaptations, survival traits explained using linguistic analyses 05/21/14
Robert S. and Dorothy J. Keyser Foundation Increase the Reach of DRI GreenPower 05/09/14
Join us for DRI's Science Live! 05/05/14
New Trustees and Officers named to Dandini Research Park Board 04/25/14
New Research on Earth’s carbon budget aided by DRI scientists 04/17/14
Pat Mulroy to Join DRI and UNLV's Brookings Mountain West 04/15/14
White House Climate Data Initiative includes DRI partnership with Google 03/21/14
Bacteria Get New Badge as Planet's Detoxifier 03/19/14
DRI scientist to host public lecture on Lake Tahoe’s aquatic nearshore environment on April 3rd 03/14/14
DRI Molecular Microbial Ecologist and Hydrologist Honored by Regents for Research Endeavors 03/07/14
DRI scientist honored for unique role on new NASA data mission 03/05/14
DRI Nevada Medal Celebration named as Official Nevada 150 Event 02/03/14
Switch SUPERNAP Named as Presenting Sponsor of DRI's 2014 Nevada Medal Event 01/22/14
DRI scientists’ co-author study linking Arctic sea-ice dynamics to mercury and ozone depletion events 01/15/14
Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) research at DRI 01/14/14
DRI Hosts Conference on Soil Research 01/02/14
Nevada Designated as UAS Test Center 12/30/13
New DRI project aimed at understanding Mercury Dynamics in the Arctic Tundra 12/20/13
Desert Research Institute Breaks One Megawatt Solar-Generation Barrier 12/19/13
GreenPower Program receives LEEDership Award 12/18/13
New Trustees Named to Desert Research Institute Foundation 12/16/13
DRI partners with Michigan Tech, MIT and Boston University on $1.45 million study to address the northbound flow of airborne pollutants 12/13/13
DRI air quality experts’ present dust measurement and characterization workshop in Saudi Arabia 12/06/13
DRI Knowledge Fund Proposal Receives Support From Advisory Council 11/22/13
DRI expands research and education opportunities in West Africa 11/18/13
DRI’s GreenPower Program continues to grow 11/07/13
Scientists Present Lake Tahoe Nearshore Evaluation and Monitoring Framework 10/23/13
DRI researchers awarded prestigious Benjamin Y.H. Liu Award from the AAAR 10/22/13
DRI joins Nevada Governor Brian Sandoval at WATEC conference as part of Trade Mission to Israel 10/22/13
A new look at air pollution sources and atmosphere-warming particles in South Asia 10/17/13
Bureau of Mines and Geology hosts Earth Science Week Field Trip October 12 and 13 10/02/13
DRI Open House to Feature Latest Solar Technology 10/02/13
Nevada Receives Research Infrastructure Improvement Award from the National Science Foundation 09/20/13
DRI Green Boxes return to Nevada classrooms 09/18/13
Nevada researchers collaborate to preserve Lake Tahoe 08/16/13
DRI’s GreenPower hosts free, hands-on summer teacher training 08/16/13
New ice core data helps explain Antarctica's last deglaciation 08/16/13
A century of human impact on Arctic climate indicated by new models and historic aerosol data contained in ice cores 08/16/13
Celebrating DRI’s unique Storm Peak Laboratory 08/02/13
DRI Affiliate Research Professor wins Excellence in Air Pollution Control Award 07/31/13
Nevada, Idaho and New Mexico Receive National Science Foundation Award to Study Water and Ecosystem Services to Communities 07/25/13
GreenPower Program receives 2013 Best Green Nonprofit Award 07/24/13
27th Annual DRI Nevada Medal to honor Dr. Albert Yu-Min Lin 07/24/13
NV Energy and Desert Research Institute renew long-term K-12 outreach partnership 07/22/13
A new understanding of the North American monsoon 07/09/13
DRI’s GreenPower Administrator receives Friend of Science Award 06/27/13
DRI Annual Convocation – Honoring our research faculty and students 06/13/13
Water resource education, research and policy experts gather in South Lake Tahoe 06/13/13
GreenPower and Black Rock Solar showcase local opportunities for Sparks High School students 06/03/13
DRI’s GreenPower Administrator appointed to Nevada’s Clean Energy Council 05/30/13
DRI's Western Regional Climate Center launches new, web-based weather and climate dashboard 05/23/13
Microbiologist at the Desert Research Institute wins award for work in Death Valley 05/23/13
DRI to host Small Business Energy Savings Forum in Fernley 05/21/13
DRI’s GreenPower Program supports new Green Ambassador Program at Basic High 05/20/13
Tribute to Dorothy S. Gallagher 05/15/13
DRI and AWMA honor Wooster High School teacher, Genevieve Dierenga 05/13/13
NSF-EPSCoR announces major funding to Nevada and the Desert Research Institute 05/13/13
DRI and GreenPower to participate in annual Science and Technology Expo 05/03/13
DRI Nevada Medal recipient, Dr. Nina Fedoroff, world-renowned geneticist and molecular biologist, to visit Sandy Miller Elementary School in Las Vegas 04/25/13
DRI scientists help reconstruct 2,000-year-long global temperature record for individual continents 04/23/13
World renowned soil scientist to speak at DRI about innovation in water resources 04/18/13
DRI and GreenPower sponsor Nevada’s first Indoor Agriculture Conference in Las Vegas 04/18/13
GREENFest Unites with Festival of Communities to Celebrate Earth Day, Culture, Sustainability and Community at UNLV 04/12/13
DRI’s GreenPower program receives donation from Sempra U.S. Gas & Power 04/09/13
DRI Presents Nationally Known Teacher, Stephen Ritz, of Green Bronx Machine & ‘Farming for Dummies’ 04/04/13
GreenPower Featured in Natural Awakenings 04/03/13
DRI GreenPower Coordinator honored with Golden Pinecone Environmental Award 04/02/13
DRI Researchers highlight climate change adaption at EPSCoR Western Tri-State Consortium 03/29/13
2013 DRI Nevada Medal to be sponsored by IBM 03/27/13
DRI Researchers present at EPSCoR Western Tri-State Consortium 03/25/13
DRI Researchers to present at EPSCoR Western Tri-State Consortium 03/25/13
Nevada climate, environmental data network to inform research, community 03/12/13
Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development and Seedstock Bring Together Innovative Indoor Agriculture Leaders to Confront Challenges in Local Food Production 03/08/13
DRI offers three-day science-related workshop for Clark High School students 03/06/13
DRI names new Director of Weather Modification 03/05/13
DRI tasked as technical lead to implement Reno-Sparks region’s IBM Smarter City roadmap 03/01/13
DRI’s Moosmüller and Chakrabarty receive Regents’ researcher awards 03/01/13
GreenPower hosts annual teacher training workshop at the Desert Research Institute 02/27/13
Harry Reid, U.S. Senate Majority Leader highlights DRI in speech to the Nevada Legislature 02/22/13
GreenPower program calls annual teacher training workshop a “success” 02/13/13
DRI’s GreenPower program to participate in best practices for sustainability panel 02/11/13
Chinese Terra Cotta Warrior unveiled at Reno's Desert Research Institute 02/08/13
GreenPower hosts annual teacher training workshop at the Desert Research Institute 02/05/13
Life-size Terra-Cotta statue gets permanent home at Reno’s Desert Research Institute 02/05/13
Antarctic ice core extracted by DRI scientists contains extraordinary and detailed record of greenhouse gases and climate change 02/05/13
Nevada's First 'Indoor Agriculture Conference' Announced for Las Vegas in April 02/01/13
DRI to lead efforts in clean water, sanitation and hygiene solutions in developing nations 01/28/13
GOED Board of Directors approve Center of Excellence concept 01/25/13
Desert Research Institute scientist selected to help guide next USGS, NASA Landsat Mission 01/03/13
Desert Research Institute hosts annual soil conference in Las Vegas 12/28/12
Made in IBM Labs: Desert Research Institute Utilizing IBM Big Data Analytics to Assist Nevada’s Growth Strategy 12/19/12
GreenPower Administrator wins award for promoting sustainability in schools 12/18/12
Redfield Foundation to Fund Fellows for Research Efforts in Renewable Energy 12/14/12
Desert Research Institute hosts lecture by French Polar Explorer Jean-Louis Etienne 12/10/12
Caesars Foundation establishes fellowship for watershed research with Desert Research Institute 12/03/12
Desert Research Institute names new DRI Foundation trustees and board leadership 11/30/12
Renowned Soil Physicist to Visit, Speak at DRI's Southern Nevada Science Center 11/28/12
Ancient Microbes Found Living Beneath the Icy Surface of Antarctic Lake 11/26/12
Nevada’s Top Energy Industry Representatives Gather at DRI, Call for More Collaboration and Education 10/10/12
DRI Scientist Co-authors Study Outlining Vast Differences in Polar Ocean Microbial Communities 10/09/12
DRI Receives $100,000 Funding Recommendation to Help Sustain Cloud Seeding Operations 10/04/12
DRI Scientist Will Co-lead Field Work and Sampling on NASA Astrobiology Institute Search for Extreme Life 10/04/12
26th DRI Nevada Medal to Honor Renowned Geneticist Dr. Nina Fedoroff 09/27/12
Gov. Sandoval's Trade Mission Highlights DRI's International Research 09/24/12
DRI Leaders Join Governor Sandoval for First of Its kind Trade Mission to China, South Korea 09/17/12
DRI Demonstrates Lake Tahoe Research to Senator Heller 08/20/12
DRI Works Toward Sustainability with Renewable Energy Projects 07/24/12
DRI Researcher Highlighted in Current Issue of Science Magazine 07/13/12
DRI Researcher Contributes to Cancer Breakthroughs 06/26/12
U.S. Department of Commerce Invests in Nevada's Renewable Energy Cluster 06/15/12
DRI Researcher Discovers Startling Black Carbon Aerosol Findings in his Native India 05/31/12
California Air Resources Board Awards top Honor to DRI Professor 05/30/12
Desert Research Institute Annual Convocation 05/29/12
Beetle Infested Pine Trees Contribute More to Air Pollution and Haze Over Forests 05/25/12
Tahoe Science Conference Highlights Environment, Economics, Research 05/22/12
Thomas named Executive Director of the Division of Hydrologic Sciences 05/16/12
Thomas named Executive Director of the Division of Hydrologic Sciences at DRI 05/16/12
Jones named DRI Division of Earth and Ecosystem Sciences Division Executive Director 05/10/12
DRI scientist receives $720,000 grant from American Cancer Society 05/09/12
Students from Dilworth STEM Academy to Tour Surface of Mars with 2012 DRI Nevada Medalist, Dr. Steven Squyres 04/17/12
DRI Nevada Medal Recipient Dr. Steven Squyres, Leader of the Mars-Rover Project, to Visit Sandy Miller Elementary School in Las Vegas 04/16/12
Governor Praises DRI’s METRIC Program 04/09/12
DRI and Scripps’ scientists conducting climate change research in Maldives 04/05/12
NIREC Expands Physical Presence in Nevada 03/21/12
Festival Focuses On Mars – Mojave Desert Similarities 03/20/12
Desert Research Institute Scientist Wins Top Honor in China 03/19/12
Desert Research Institute Sets the Stage for Economic Development 03/13/12
AT&T sponsors DRI Visiting Scholar for Global Sustainability 02/27/12
DoE/NNSA Contract Extension 02/06/12
DoE/NNSA Contract Extension Feature 02/06/12
25th Annual DRI Nevada Medal Dinner to Honor Dr. Steven Squyres 02/01/12
You Are Invited - To Make a Difference in Nevada 01/31/12
Program matches researchers, industry to develop new technologies for Nevada 01/19/12
DRI Researcher Featured in Scientific American 01/18/12
USDA Awards Desert Research Institute $99,935 to Conduct Energy Audits 01/09/12
U.S. Congress declares “National” Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas 01/03/12
Nevada Springs Conservation Plan Published After Three Years of Research 12/12/11
Truckee River Fund Supports DRI’s Integrated Water Quality Monitoring on the Truckee River 11/14/11
DHS Water Balance Cover Workshop 11/05/11
2011 DHS Service Award 10/21/11
Cleantech Open Announces California Competition 2011 Regional Winners 10/10/11
"Soluble Element Distributions in a Mojave Desert Soil" published in SSSAJ 09/22/11
DRI hires New Executive Director for Division of Atmospheric Sciences 09/16/11
DRI scientists earn $266,000 grant from National Science Foundation 09/16/11
DRI given $500,000 from the Redfield Foundation to hire scientists 09/16/11
Increasing Support to Nevada’s Scientific Community 08/04/11
ASCENT Connecting Women in Atmospheric Sciences 08/03/11
DRI and UNR Scientists Help Agencies Preserve Lake Tahoe 07/29/11
Abnormal Spring 06/15/11
DRI Convocation Event 06/08/11
Best Management Practices for Preserving the Lake’s Clarity 05/10/11
Washoe County High Schools Compete for a Greener Tomorrow 04/19/11
GreenPower Earth Day Events 04/13/11
DRI Tests Air Samples as a Response to the Fukushima Incident 04/13/11
Rina Schumer Named 2011 Rising Researcher 03/24/11
Kendrick Taylor Interviewed by NPR About West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide 03/11/11
Fighting an Infestation 02/24/11
Ice Cores Yield Rich History of Climate Change 02/02/11
Tech Transfer Office Streamlines System to Generate Business with Higher Ed 01/31/11
DRI Researchers Partner with University of Wyoming on a Unique Project at Storm Peak Lab 01/13/11
DRI Foundation adds seven distinguished trustees 01/13/11
Building Concepts for Clarity 01/03/11
Scientists Begin 5-month Study of Cloud Life Cycles 12/10/10
GREENevada Wins Pepsi Challenge Grant 12/02/10
NSHE Scientists and Students to Conduct Climate Change Research for NASA 11/29/10
DRI and UNR Recognized by PRSA Sierra Nevada Chapter for Collaborative Tahoe Projects 11/17/10
DRI Researcher Earns Award from the California Department of Water Resources 10/26/10
DRI Part of New Southwest Climate Science Center 10/22/10
DRI Receives Funding to Continue Cloud Seeding Program for 2011 Season 10/20/10
DRI Researcher Gives Synthetic Biology Lecture at the Nevada Cancer Institute 10/12/10
DRI Researcher Authors New Book 09/18/10
Cloud Seeding to Enhance Snowfall 09/10/10
NSHE assembles dream team to study state's climate changes 09/03/10
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society Names DRI Researcher One of the 2010 Professional of the Year Award Winners 09/02/10
EPSCoR Grant Recipient Presents Work 09/01/10
Microbe Planet: Life on Earth, Extreme Environments and Astrobiology 08/23/10
Innovative Equipment Manufacturer Features Work with DRI on Environmental Monitoring 08/19/10
Walker Basin Field Day and barbecue on Sept. 2, 2010 08/18/10
University of Nevada, Reno and DRI Release 2010 Publication for Tahoe Summit 08/16/10
DRI and UNR Release 2010 Tahoe Publication and Educational Outreach Poster 08/09/10
DRI hires Executive Vice President for Research 06/30/10
Scientists Use Tahoe Work to Protect Guatemalan Lake 06/22/10
World-renowned Limnologist Joins DRI 06/15/10
Kendrick Taylor Named Chief Scientist for Antarctic Project 06/09/10
DRI Earns Gold Rating for Latest Building 05/25/10
Jianting Zhu Named Maki Chair in Hydrologic Sciences 05/17/10
Dilworth students preparing to hear from Scientist who found Titanic 04/15/10
Famed Ocean Explorer shares Scientific Discoveries with Students 04/13/10
Strength in diversity 04/05/10
Congressman Jim Gibbons to visit DRI's Reno Campus Friday for tour, briefing 04/05/10
DRI Awards Jonathan O. Davis Scholarship, Stipend 04/05/10
Gibson, Whittemore, Loeb receive 2004 DRI President's Medals for supporting Institute 04/05/10
DRI research linked to life-on-Mars debate gets boost from Kenny Guinn Environmental Fellowship 04/05/10
17th Nevada Medal Lecture in Reno examines climate change influence on shape of Egypt's pyramids and Sphinx 04/05/10
17th Nevada Medal Lecture in Las Vegas examines climate change influence on shape of Egypt's pyramids and Sphinx 04/05/10
Haze Not Just in Cities Anymore 04/05/10
DRI to award 2004 Nevada Medal to Boston University remote sensing scientist Farouk El-Baz 04/05/10
SPPC Fellowships support student weather modification, water quality studies 04/02/10
DRI president appointed to National Academy of Sciences environmental advisory board 04/02/10
Team of real life 'Jack Hall' scientists study climate change questions raised in 'The Day After Tomorrow' movie 04/02/10
Dr. Ken Adams to receive DRI's 2004 Wagner 'Young Scientist' award 04/02/10
Researchers find air pollution link to drought 04/02/10
DRI's Dr. Glenn Berger to receive Dandini Medal of Science 03/30/10
Nevada inventors vie for $25,000 Gunnerman Award; Nomination deadline is Nov. 30 03/30/10
Oxford University confers "distinguished associate" status on DRI sand dune expert 03/30/10
Pioneer Tahoe Researcher Charles Goldman to receive DRI's 2003 Nevada Medal 03/30/10
New DRI Research Foundation Trustees approved by Board of Regents 03/30/10
Lake Tahoe research pioneer Charles Goldman will present 16th Nevada Medal Lecture at DRI March 11 03/30/10
Lake Tahoe research pioneer Charles Goldman will present 16th Nevada Medal Lecture at DRI March 12 03/30/10
Hesham Bekhit receives $15,000 Kenny Guinn Environmental Fellowship 03/30/10
DRI President's Medals for 2003 Awarded 03/30/10
DRI's 2003 Warden Winner conducting American Monsoon research 03/30/10
DRI Research Foundation and Sierra Pacific Power Company bring GreenPower to northern Nevada 03/19/10
Desert Research Institute names Dawn Coots Technical Employee of the Year 03/19/10
Rogers donation is Desert Research Institute's largest ever 03/19/10
DRI Awards 2003 Jonathan O. Davis Scholarship 03/19/10
DRI names its Great Basin Research Laboratory in honor of former Regent Dorothy S. Gallagher 03/19/10
Got Tech? $25,000 Gunnerman Award up for grab 03/19/10
Desert Research Institute team predicts early summer rains for Southwest 03/19/10
Bechtel Foundation donates $300,000 03/19/10
DRI Graduate Research Assistant wins 2003 Maxey Paper Competition 03/19/10
Randolph D. Odden appointed Director of Facility Operations for the Desert Research Institute 03/19/10
Results of ecosystem restoration research at Tahoe to be unveiled at conference 03/01/10
DRI officially opens the Frank H. Rogers Science and Technology Building today 02/17/10
DRI Scientist involved in development of new precipitation gauge licensed by UCAR 02/17/10
DRI, NOAA host the 28th Annual Climate Diagnostics and Prediction Workshop 02/17/10
Desert Research Institute appoints Christopher G. Maples as vice president for research 02/17/10
Victoria Fertitta Middle School plugs into new GreenPower project 02/17/10
Johns Hopkins University Professor M. Gordon Wolman to receive DRI's 2002 Nevada Medal 02/17/10
Reno Nevada Medal Lecture Scheduled: "An Easterner's View of a Westerner's View of Land and Water" 02/17/10
Las Vegas Nevada Medal Lecture Scheduled: "An Easterner's View of a Westerner's View of Land and Water" 02/17/10
Anderson, Costello, SBC Nevada Bell and Nevada Development Authority Awarded Desert Research Institute President’s Medals 02/17/10
Dr. Leland Tarnay receives DRI's Colin Warden Award 02/17/10
DRI Scientist Dr. Judith Chow to receive major international award for air quality research 02/17/10
DRI Archaeologist writes field guide on native plants of southern Nevada 02/17/10
Scientists from around the world gather in Reno to discuss advanced methods for archaeological, geological and paleoclimatological dating 02/17/10
DRI holds groundbreaking for Southern Nevada Science Center Phase II 02/17/10
DRI archaeologists edit book on preserving the material culture of 20th Century Conflicts 02/17/10
NSF grant funds DRI atmospheric instrument development 02/17/10
Second GreenPower Project to be Unveiled at Hyde Park Middle School September 23rd 02/16/10
Dr. Xiaolong “Bill” Hu receives DRI's 2002 Wagner "Young Scientist" Award 02/16/10
DRI Appoints Dr. John J. Warwick Water Resources Division Director 02/16/10
United Nations appoints DRI scientist to "Group of Experts" investigating desertification 02/16/10
DRI’s 2002 Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award goes to University of Washington Ph. D. student 02/16/10
Desert Research Institute Appoints Walter Zachritz II Executive Director of Center for Arid Lands Environmental Management 02/16/10
Kenda Walters named Technical Employee of the Year at Nevada's Desert Research Institute 02/16/10
Microsurgeon William A. Zamboni to get first Gunnerman Silver State Award 02/16/10
Douglas Boyle wins the American Geophysical Union (AGU) paper award 02/16/10
DRI air quality scientist Barbara Zielinska appointed to top EPA advisory committee 02/16/10
Scientist who developed first air quality management model to receive DRI's 2001 Nevada Medal 02/16/10
John Seinfeld to present 14th Nevada Medal Lecture March 28 at Desert Research Institute 02/16/10
John Seinfeld to present 14th Nevada Medal Lecture March 26 at Desert Research Institute 02/16/10
DRI's Rising Atmospheric CO2 May Reduce Grassland Biodiversity 02/16/10
Sue Wagner receives Desert Research Institute's President's Medal 02/16/10
Dr. Michael Auerbach appointed division director at DRI 02/16/10
Paul Fisher receives Desert Research Institute's President's Medal 02/16/10
Gunnerman Science and Technology Award Raised to $25,000 02/16/10
Hydrology students form association to assist developing countries 02/16/10
Desert Research Institute, Sierra Nevada College, RAND join forces to establish Tahoe Basin Environmental Science and Policy Center 02/16/10
DRI Scientist Judith Chow wins 2001 Regents Researcher Award 02/16/10
DRI's 5th Golf Extravaganza has Lloyds of London, Gold Bricks and an Environmental Message 02/16/10
Desert Research Institute appoints DR. Kent Hoekman to direct Atmospheric Sciences 02/16/10
Desert Research Institute August 1 Deadline for $25,000 Gunnerman Science and Technology Award 02/16/10
High School Science Teachers and Students Study Ultraviolet Radiation in the Rockies 02/16/10
Two Scientists Receive Desert Research Institute's Peter B. Wagner Medal of Excellence 02/16/10
DRI Sand Dune Researcher Wins Farouk El-Baz Award from Geological Society of America 02/12/10
Talented new group of trustees joins the DRI Research Foundation 02/12/10
DRI to award 2005 Nevada Medal to University of Washington archaeologist Donald K. Grayson 02/12/10
Dr. Jim Thomas named DRI's new executive director of the Center for Watersheds and Environmental Sustainability 02/12/10
Colorado State University graduate student Sarah Tessendorf wins DRI's Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award 02/12/10
Nevada Medalist to discuss Great Basin mammals in free lecture 02/12/10
Interim Chancellor Jim Rogers and wife donate classic car to DRI fundraiser 02/12/10
Sierra Pacific Power Co., Jim Kropid receive DRI President's Medals for dedication to GreenPower program from Reno 02/12/10
Nevada Power Co., Jim Kropid receive DRI President's Medals for dedication to GreenPower program from Las Vegas 02/12/10
DRI’s McConnell to foster collaborative relationship with Argentina through Fulbright Scholarship Award 02/12/10
Reeves receives DRI's Colin Warden Award for new method of analyzing contaminant flow through fractured rock 02/12/10
DRI graduate research assistant wins $15,000 Gov. Kenny Guinn Environmental Fellowship 02/12/10
DRI welcomes nominations for Nevada Medal as deadline approaches 02/12/10
Public invited to Tule Springs dig tours, other free events to promote 'science in our own backyard' 02/12/10
DRI invites public to weekend workshop in St. George 02/12/10
Growth in East Antarctic Ice Sheet from Increased Snowfall Mitigates Sea-Level Rise, DRI-MU Study Finds 02/12/10
DRI scientist Dr. Glenn Berger embarks on second leg of historic Arctic Ocean voyage to map ocean bottom 02/12/10
Dr. Paul Verburg to be honored with DRI's 2005 Wagner 'Young Scientist' award 02/12/10
Three DRI Researchers Working in Antarctica 02/08/10
DRI to celebrate 50th Anniversary with Open House and Symposium in Boulder City 02/04/10
DRI's Colin Warden Award given to Rajan Chakrabarty for research into fire-produced particles 01/14/10
DRI scientist leads $9 million international team research effort to solve meteorological mystery of Sierra waves and rotors 01/14/10
MESA Day science and engineering student competition on Saturday at DRI 01/14/10
North Carolina State graduate student Heather Reeves wins DRI's Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award 01/14/10
DRI honors Schoeman with President's Medal 01/14/10
DRI honors Senator Raggio and KOLO News Channel 8 with President's Medal 01/14/10
DRI enters partnership with Tennessee State University 01/14/10
UNLV's Baron receives $18,000 Guinn Fellowship to study watershed in southern Nevada 01/14/10
DRI receives $148,800 to train, build energy and environmental workforce in No. Nevada 01/14/10
DRI's Davey receives inaugural climatology award for new approach to evaluating global climate change, heat trends 01/14/10
DRI’s McConnell earns Regents’ Researcher of the Year Award 01/14/10
American Express Foundation Volunteer Action Fund Award Supports DRI's Science Box Program 01/04/10
Dr. James S. Coleman Named Vice President for Research at the Desert Research Institute 01/04/10
It's Showtime for High School Science Teams in the Desert Research Institute N-STEP Program 01/04/10
Michael Keith Named DRI's Technical Employee of Year for 1999 01/04/10
DRI Graduate Researcher Rina Schumer wins Colin Warden Memorial Award 01/04/10
Stanford Professor Harold Mooney to receive 2000 Nevada Medal 01/04/10
Wells High School science team wins DRI's first N-STEP competition 01/04/10
A worldwide invasion is underway: "The End of nature As We Knew It." 01/04/10
Lou Emmert to receive Desert Research Institute's President's Medal 01/04/10
Fred Davis receives Desert Research Institute President's Medal 01/04/10
"Millennium Series" art exhibit at Desert Research Institute prompts questions of Environmental awareness, global stewardship 01/04/10
New Science and Technology Award established by DRI in honor of inventor Rudolf W. Gunnerman 01/04/10
Dr. David Mitchell wins DRI's first Peter B. Wagner Medal of Excellence 01/04/10
High School Teachers and Students Studying Ancient Record of the Anasazi 01/04/10
High School Science Teachers and Students studying evapotransipiraton in Lake Tahoe Basin 01/04/10
Fourth DRI Golf Extravaganza at Red Hawk nearly sold out 01/04/10
High School Teachers and Students to map vegetation in Jarbidge Mountain to learn research methods, understand scientific inquiry 01/04/10
DRI Scientist John Watson Wins Top Air Quality Research Award 01/04/10
Alan Gertler receive international environmental research award 01/04/10
DRI Hosts 13th International Cloud Physics Conference at Sparks Nugget August 14-18 01/04/10
William O'Donnell appointed Assistant Vice President & Controller at DRI 01/04/10
DRI Awards Maki Fellowship to Peter Hartsough 01/04/10
Dr. John Tracy to head new DRI Research Center for Watersheds and Environmental Sustainability (WES) 12/31/09
Oregon State University Student Earns DRI's Jonathan O. Davis Scholarship 12/30/09
Alan L. Austin, Jr. Appointed DRI Vice President for Finance and Administration 12/23/09
New York graduate student wins DRI's 2000 Wagner Memorial Award 12/23/09
DRI Gives Maxey Fellowship and Award to Graduate Students 12/23/09
Nevada Science Teachers add hands-on teaching aids in DRI Science Box Program 12/23/09
Las Vegas Surgeon and Medical Researcher William A. Zamboni wins first Gunnerman Award Silver State Award for Excellence in Science and Technology 12/23/09
Atmospheric Chemist Alan Gertler Receives DRI's 2000 Dandini Medal of Science 12/23/09
New Trustees, Officers appointed to DRI Research Foundation Board 12/23/09
DRI President Wells received Farouk El-Baz Award from Geological Society of America 12/23/09
DRI receives $1.2 Million from Senate Bill to Fund Dust and Air Pollution Surveillance 12/23/09
Lake Tahoe Inventor Guilfoyle to Receive 2001 Gunnerman Award 12/22/09
May Museum Hosts Reception For "Weather" Photo Exhibit by DRI Professor 12/22/09
Desert Research Institute Awards Maki Fellowship to Jie Xu 12/22/09
Mark B. Green Awarded Desert Research Institute's Maxey Fellowship 12/22/09
DRI Graduate Assistant will conduct Lake Tahoe research with Sierra Pacific Fellowship 12/22/09
Major DRI experiment to study how Earth's ecosystems control the level of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere 12/22/09
UNR Engineering Professor Misra wins $25,000 Gunnerman Award 12/22/09
National Academy of Sciences appoints DRI Scientist Judith Chow to Environmental Studies Board 12/22/09
DRI Vice President for Research Jim Coleman appointed vice provost for research at University of Missouri-Columbia 12/22/09
Dr. Barbara Zielinska receives DRI's 2002 Dandini Medal of Science 12/22/09
DRI Awards Maxey Fellowship to Marija Grabasnjak 12/22/09
Local teachers join statewide, national WeatherNet system in DRI program to enhance science and math instruction. 12/22/09
Carl Young awarded 2002 Sierra Pacific Fellowship to study severe storm processes 12/22/09
New DRI report available to public details decades-long study of archaeological research at Yucca Mountain 12/22/09
UNR Engineering Professor Gordaninejad wins $25,000 Gunnerman Award 12/22/09
Congress approves Las Vegas urban flood technology, desert terrain studies as part of $10 million DRI package 12/22/09
Scripps graduate student Jessica Lundquist wins DRI’s 2003 Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award 12/22/09
Dr. Vanda Grubisic receives DRI's 2003 Wagner "Young Scientist" Award 12/22/09
DRI president elected vice president and councilor of The Geological Society of America 12/21/09
Defense Department honors DRI researcher’s desert terrain work 12/21/09
Man's best friend proves useful in detecting threatened wildlife 12/21/09
DRI names Sherman interim head of CAVE® facility 12/21/09
DRI awards Maki Fellowship to Feng Pan 12/21/09
DRI awards Maxey Fellowship to Chris Shope 12/21/09
DRI Opens its Doors to Public for First-Ever Open House 12/21/09
Renewable Energy Visionary Dr. Robert Boehm to receive $25,000 Gunnerman Award 12/21/09
Dr. Alison Murray to be honored with DRI's 2006 Wagner Medal of Excellence 12/17/09
DRI awarded $146,000 for Incubator Feasibility Study 12/17/09
DRI Opens its Doors to Public for First-Ever Open House 12/16/09
DRI Research Professor to Lend Desertification Expertise and Leadership in Israel 12/16/09
DRI President Wells receives high honor from Indiana University 12/16/09
Global Research Begins at Home 12/16/09
Studying the Earth's Past and Future Climate 12/14/09
Four Prominent Nevadans Join DRI Foundation Board of Trustees 12/11/09
New and returning trustees join DRI Research Foundation 12/02/09
Molecular biologist awarded DRI's Nevada Medal 12/02/09
Dust in Antarctic ice reveals important climate clues, new published DRI study shows 12/02/09
Public invited to attend FREE Nevada Medal lecture Research by MIT's Susan Lindquist, 2007 Nevada Medalist, has led to progress in understanding diseases such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's 12/02/09
DRI’s Lancaster earns Regents’ Researcher Award 12/02/09
Walker Basin Project Website Launched 12/02/09
Revolutionary Namib Desert sand dune study reveals new information on dune age, structure and sheds new light on past climate change 12/02/09
Georgia Institute of Technology graduate student Agudelo wins DRI's Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award 12/02/09
DRI and collaborators to embark on four-year, $900,000 EPA mercury study 12/02/09
DRI receives $300,000 grant to study landmine detection 12/01/09
Arctic climate study reveals impact of industrial soot 12/01/09
Nevada Institutions Awarded $5.7 Million for Renewable Energy Research 12/01/09
DRI hires Associate Research Visualization Scientist 12/01/09
Defense Bill Includes More Than $93 Million for Nevada Defense Projects 12/01/09
DRI Researcher Receives $3.2 Million in National Science Foundation Awards 11/10/09
GreenPower solar and wind site installed at Traner Middle School 11/02/09
New Calif.-Nev. smoke, air alliance charts new territory in visualizing wildland fires, air quality 11/02/09
New methods for covering disposal sites could save industry millions DRI to tell NATO next week 11/02/09
DRI’s Dr. Alison Murray accepts post on key, international Antarctic research committee 11/02/09
CEMP Stations to Serve as “Remote Community Alert System” Demonstration Sites 10/27/09
Inside Renewable Energy: Interview with Dr. Michael Auerbach 10/22/09
The Academy at Jim Bridger Middle School Goes Green 10/19/09
Study of closed-basin lakes important to global climate change research 10/15/09
DRI to celebrate 50th Anniversary with Open House 10/13/09
Caughlin Ranch Elementary Goes Green with Week-long Events 10/08/09
Closed-basin lake research provides view of climate change 10/02/09
DRI to celebrate 50th Anniversary with Open Houses in Reno, Las Vegas, and Boulder City 09/24/09
DRI Researcher Hosts Canine Human Remains Detection Workshop 09/04/09
Desert Research Institute unveils new research facilities at Boulder City reception 08/27/09
DRI hires Staff Visualization Scientist 08/27/09
Joanne Heslop named Science Student of Month 08/27/09
Desert Research Institute unveils $31 million in new buildings on Reno campus 08/27/09
Researchers from Nevada, DRI, UNLV help NASA enhance exploration of Moon, Mars 08/27/09
Reid to Speak at C.A.V.E. Dedication 08/27/09
Reid Speaks at C.A.V.E. Dedication 08/27/09
‘Beam of Light’ is ray of hope for Israeli-Jordanian cooperation 08/27/09
DRI awarded five Lake Tahoe research projects 08/27/09
DRI hires Groundwater Modeler in Las Vegas 08/27/09
DRI and Sierra Pacific to unveil GreenPower program in Reno 08/27/09
Grand Opening for the Center for Global Change and Water Cycle at Hohai University 08/27/09
DRI study makes Discover's "100 Top Science Stories of 2007" 08/27/09
EPA awards $75,000 for air pollution research in Paso del Norte communities 08/27/09
DRI hires Surface Water Hydrologist 08/27/09
DRI hires Assistant Vice President of Information Technology 08/27/09
Cloud Seeding Program Receives Support from SNWA and TMWA 08/27/09
DRI’s Dandini Research Park Receives Development Grant from EDA 08/26/09
Reid, Raggio, NV Energy highlight buildings dedication on Thursday, Aug. 27 08/25/09
Reid Announces More Than $1 Million Headed To Reno For Scientific Research 08/19/09
AP Story on Cloud Seeding Goes National 08/17/09
Preserving Lake Tahoe, a National Treasure 08/17/09
DRI Hires New Assistant Research Professor in the Division of Atmospheric Sciences (DAS) 08/13/09
Sarah Horst to receive Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award for Women in Atmospheric Sciences 08/12/09
DRI Researcher Featured in Adult Education Workshop 07/30/09
DRI Researchers Reach Out to Native American Students 07/22/09
DRI’s Community Environmental Monitoring Program Holds Annual Workshop in Ely 07/17/09
DRI President Congratulates Collins on New Position 07/09/09
DRI Researchers Publish a Discovery of Unusually Shaped Nanoparticles in Prestigious Physics Journal 07/07/09
New Research May Help Address Radionuclide Contamination at DOE Sites 07/02/09
Two UNR Students Earn Honors at the Air and Waste Management Association (A&WMA) Conference 06/23/09
Regents Extend DRI President's Contract by Three Years 06/22/09
Klaich Named NSHE Chancellor 06/19/09
DRI Researcher Headed to World Heritage Archeological Site in Spain 06/18/09
DRI Greenpower School finalist in Walmart’s “Earth Day Every Day School Challenge” 06/17/09
Air Pollution Impacts One of China's Greatest Treasures 06/09/09
Dr. Chow to address air pollution impact on China’s Ancient Treasure 05/26/09
Feng Pan receives DRI’s Colin Warden Award 05/15/09
DRI Graduate Student Named 2009 Outstanding International Graduate Student 05/15/09
Lake Tahoe Monitoring 05/15/09
DRI Celebrates 50th Anniversary with New Web site 05/14/09
Cloud Seeding's Future 05/06/09
DRI kicks off year-long lecture series with Lake Tahoe research open house 04/29/09
Iceberg III Project 04/29/09
Great Basin Science Sample and Records Library to open April 27 04/27/09
Frank named Interim Public Information Officer 04/24/09
Nevada Medal winner to give lectures in Reno and Las Vegas 04/09/09
DRI to celebrate 50th with lectures in Reno, Las Vegas, Boulder City 04/09/09
Celebrating our 50th Anniversary in Reno 03/23/09
Celebrating our 50th Anniversary in Las Vegas 03/23/09
DRI to go dark March 28 in symbolic climate-change event 03/18/09
DRI names geneticist Dr. Francis Collins ’09 Nevada Medal winner 03/11/09
Federal budget bill bolsters DRI environmental-sciences research 03/11/09
DRI to host talk Feb. 25 on climate-change skeptics 02/24/09
Wells credits DRI employees’ “hard work and dedication” for institute’s global stature during employee-awards event in Reno, Las Vegas 02/20/09
DRI ceremonies in Reno, Las Vegas Feb. 19 to spotlight employees 02/17/09
Technology Transfer Office turns research into royalties with boost from DOE 02/09/09
Stakeholders to Learn About Water Flow Model 02/05/09
Five Nevadans join DRI Research Foundation Board of Trustees 02/05/09
New study of ancient cooling period taps DRI researcher’s work 01/29/09
CO2 study one of 2008’s “most interesting” 01/28/09
DRI climatologist Redmond named AMS Fellow 01/20/09
MIT scientist awarded DRI’s annual Wagner Award 01/20/09
DRI Publishes Results of Radioactive Waste Transportation Study 01/20/09
McConnell named inaugural Ansari Medal winner 01/20/09
DRI hires Statistical Hydrologist 01/20/09
New Antarctic Ice Core to Provide Clearest Climate Record Yet 01/20/09
James Hansen named 2008 DRI Nevada Medalist 01/20/09
Clark J. Guild endowment for DRI Watershed Sciences established 01/20/09
DRI receives gift worth more than $20 million 01/20/09
DRI names new trustees and board leadership 01/20/09
Tom and Mary Kay Gallagher make $100,000 gift to DRI 01/20/09
DRI hires Assistant Research Visualization Scientist 01/20/09
Sierra Pacific Foundation funds DRI GreenPower program 01/20/09
DRI hires Assistant Research Hydrologist 01/20/09
DRI researcher’s book searches for extreme life on other planets 01/20/09
DRI hires Staff Geomorphologist 01/20/09
DRI hires Staff Soil Scientist 01/20/09
DRI names Gerrard Technologist Employee of the Year 01/20/09
DRI to present President’s Medals at Nevada Medal Dinners 01/20/09
Hauger elected executive director of group studying sustainable living in drylands 01/20/09
Danyal Petersen receives DRI’s Colin Warden Award 01/20/09
Brown named director of Western Regional Climate Center 01/20/09
NSC, DRI partner to study prehistoric Anasazi habitation sites 01/20/09
DRI names Russel A. Kost III Vice President for Development 01/20/09
DRI’s Cablk invited to speak at international mine detection conference in Norway 01/20/09
DRI Data Shows Driest Spring on Record for California 01/20/09
DRI and UNR work together on biomass conversion process 01/20/09
DRI hires Assistant Research Hydrologist 01/20/09
DRI scientists to study Antarctic microbes during winter 01/20/09
DRI names Division of Atmospheric Sciences Executive Director 01/20/09
Ice Core study reveals potentially harmful heavy metal legacy 01/08/09
DRI researcher studies new form of photosynthesis in Mono Lake hot springs 01/08/09
DRI and NCET recognized for excellence by EDA 01/08/09
Mike and Leah Benjamin make major donation to DRI 01/08/09
Global Warming’s ecosystem double whammy 01/08/09
DRI to support new California weather watch network 01/08/09
Environmental Genomics Reveals Single-Species Ecosystem Deep Within the Earth 01/08/09
DRI names Public Information Officer 01/08/09
Rutgers student wins DRI’s Peter B. Wagner Award 01/08/09
Angora Burn Water Monitoring 11/24/08
Antarctica WAIS Divide Ice Core Study 11/24/08
Cultured Ecology Storm Water Treatment 11/24/08
Near Shore Water Monitoring 11/24/08
Underground Water Study 11/24/08
$22M Nevada Climate Change Research Grant 11/24/08
Lake Mead Mussels 11/24/08
Peter B. Wagner Medals of Excellence announced 11/20/08
Scientific Drilling to Study Human Origins in Africa 11/20/08
Scientists reveal more mysteries of deep-sea hydrothermal vents 11/20/08
DRI researcher's third Fulbright grant enhances, extends academic collaboration with university in Croatia 05/03/05
"Meteorology of the Sierra Nevada" 11/03/03
"Hydrogen and National Security" is theme of National DOE Hydrogen Panel meeting at Desert Research Institute in Reno October 29-30 10/13/01
DRI Awards 12th George Burke Maxey Fellowship to Sean Kosinski 01/10/00
Air Quality Pioneer, William Pierson's Obituary 01/04/00
DRI Appoints New Development Officer in Las Vegas 12/27/99
Regents Approve New Trustees for DRI Research Foundation 12/20/99
Dr. Kendrick Taylor Receives Desert Research Institute's 1999 Dandini Medal of Science 12/13/99
1999 Sierra Pacific Fellowship Awarded to DRI Graduate Research Assistant Julie Allen 11/09/99
DRI Awards Jonathan O. Davis Scholarship and Stipend 10/27/99
1999 Wagner Memorial Award Winner Announced 10/20/99
2nd Annual International Lake Tahoe Fuel Cells to be Held October 26-28 10/20/99
DRI to Participate in new National Technology Center 10/04/99
Jerry Cail Receives DRI President's Medal 09/23/99
DRI Scientists Look at the Dark Side of the Sun 09/03/99
DRI Research Professor Dale Johnson Receives 1999 Board of Regents Researcher Award 08/10/99
Timing, Intensity and Extent of North American/Mexico Monsoon Linked to Sea Surface Temperature in the Gulf of California 08/04/99
Science Teachers in DRI Video Conference on new Science Box Traveling Kits 08/04/99
Rosemary Carroll Wins Maxey Award 07/28/99
Southern and Northeastern Nevada High School Science Teachers and Students to Study Zooplankton in the Ruby Mountains in DRI's NSTEP Program 07/14/99
DRI Scientist's Comprehensive Review of Global Climate Change Research Is Cover Story for American Scientist Magazine 07/13/99
High School Students and Teachers to Study Record of Climate Change in Death Valley Basin 06/14/99
Desert Research Institute Awards Jonathan Davis Scholarship and Stipend 06/14/99
Toyota Foundation Grant 06/11/99
Clark County and Truckee Meadows Students and Teachers to study ultraviolet radiation exposure in Reno-Lake Tahoe area on DRI's NSTEP Program 06/09/99
Graduate Students Receive Nevada Medal Research Fellowships 06/08/99
DRI receives grant from Sierra Pacific Power Company 04/14/99
U.S. Senator Harry Reid receives President's Medal from the Desert Research institute 04/08/99
New DRI Research Foundation Trustees Named 03/03/99
Dr. Wallace S. Broecker to Receive 1999 Nevada Medal 02/24/99
Dr. Vanda Grubisic joins DRI's Atmospheric Sciences Center 02/12/99
Dr. John M. Lewis joins DRI as a long-term visitor 02/04/99
Dr. Jennifer Guohong Duan joins DRI's Water Resources Center 02/03/99
DRI proposes Las Vegas expansion to house Nevada Test Site archives, archaeological research and historical exhibits 01/27/99
Annette Risley named DRI Technical Employee of the Year 01/19/99
Dr. Ken Adams receives post-doctoral appointment at Desert Research Institute 12/22/98
Dr. James G. Hudson receives 1998 Dandini Medal of Science 12/18/98
DRI's James Coleman to Lead Scientific Group 11/19/98
Desert Research Institute joins national research consortium 11/17/98
Former DRI Research Leader Ritter honored by Geological Society of America 11/16/98
Dr. William Stockwell to conduct air quality research at DRI 11/13/98
UNR Grad Student Receives 1998 Warden Memorial Award 11/10/98
DRI Controller John Case elected treasurer of national financial management association 10/16/98
Drs. Arnone and Fritsen join DRI's Biological Sciences Center 10/09/98
Dr. Richard Tropp join DRI's Energy and Environmental Engineering Center 10/09/98
High School Teachers and Students to Join in Scientists in the Field In new National Science Foundation program at DRI 10/02/98
DRI joins consortium working on hydrogen fuel cell applications 09/22/98
DRI Awards 11th Annual Maxey Award 09/09/98
DRI to Honor First Recipient of National Wagner Award 09/02/98
"What did you do this summer, Teacher?" 08/04/98
California Group Gives "Clean Air Award" to DRI Research Director 06/30/98
DRI Scientist to be honored at World Clean Air Congress 06/29/98
Regents' Resolution Commends Dr. James Taranik's Service as DRI President 06/18/98
Regents Appoint Barber as DRI Interim President 06/18/98
DRI Scientist John Hallett Receives 1998 Nevada Board of Regents' Researcher Award 05/19/98
DRI Scientist appointed to Polar Research Board 05/08/98
First Lady Sandy Miller Meets Teacher Who Dedicated "Science Box" in her Honor 04/29/98
DRI/UNR Scientist Scott Tyler to Present Prestigious National Lectureship Series 04/28/98
1998 Nevada Medal Lecture Looks at Global Environmental Processes 04/13/98
NNREC Sponsors DRI Science Box 04/02/98
DRI to Hold Public Workshops Regarding State Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventory 02/18/98
DRI's Dr. Judith Chow appointed to National Research Council Committee Reviewing U.S. Research on Airborne Particles and Public Health 02/13/98
A Fish Story 02/06/98
Reno Zonta Group Supports New DRI Scholarship 01/22/98
Scientist who predicted current El Niño condition to speak at UNR and UNLV in late January 12/22/97
Desert Research Institute Awards Maxey Fellowship 12/08/97
DRI Scientist receives Kirk Bryan Award 11/26/97
Elizabeth (Betty) Stout Receives DRI Presidents Medal 11/24/97
DRI Scientist elected to Executive Committee of American Society of Civil Engineers 11/24/97
Dr. Judith Chow Receives DRI's Dandini Medal of Science 11/24/97


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