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The Nevada System of Higher Education has unanimously approved University of Nevada, Reno President Marc Johnson's proposal to house 1,300 students at a Circus Circus tower in Downtown Reno.

Utilities Accident Causes Explosion At UNR

Jul 5, 2019
Damaged side of building
Paul Boger

7:05 pm update on Friday:

UNR is providing media advisories and other information related to Friday's explosion here.  University officials are asking that students living or working in Argenta Hall call 775-784-1113 or email housing@unr.edu to confirm their safety.

4:20 pm update on Friday: