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ERIC Number: EJ970202
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2012
Pages: 5
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-0739-0394
54th Annual Conference Host: The University of Nevada, Reno
Campus Law Enforcement Journal, v42 n1 p15-19 Jan-Feb 2012
This article profiles the University of Nevada, Reno, a place of unexpected beauty and history, with an impressive breadth of academic programs and the state's largest research portfolio. Founded in 1874 as the state's land-grant institution, the university is now ranked in the top tier of "best national universities" by "U.S. News and World Report" and has outreach and education programs in all Nevada counties. Part of the Nevada System of Higher Education, the university is home to the state's medical school and one of the nation's largest study-abroad consortiums. Established in 1965, the University Police Services provides an array of services to the campus community and its satellite locations. The department prides itself on its community-oriented policing philosophy, extending its reach to work cooperatively with other law enforcement agencies, organizations and businesses throughout the year to help provide a safe campus and community. The department has been recognized on a number of occasions for its assistance and cooperative, community-oriented approach.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: Higher Education; Postsecondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: Nevada