Meeting Info
  We meet Mondays at 12:00 PM       
Harrah's Reno 
 219 N. Center St. 
   Douglas Room, 3rd Floor
    Reno, NV  89501
 
 
 
Upcoming Programs
Mridul Gautam V.P. of Research & Innovation UNR
Apr 23, 2018
Ecosystem
Ecosystem

Dr. Gautam is an internationally recognized researcher and expert in the area of heavy-duty mobile source exhaust emissions, aerosol sampling, and particulate matter measurement, characterization, and control.  As vice president for research and innovation and professor of mechanical engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno, Dr. Mridul Gautam leads the articulation and implementation of a shared vision for research and guides the administrative division focused on developing world-class research and discovery, the careers and competitiveness of faculty, and the institution’s capacity as a high-impact research university and economic cornerstone of Nevada.

Dr. Gautam serves as the founding President of the Nevada Research and Innovation Corporation that was established to support the University of Nevada, Reno’s research, innovation and commercialization of its intellectual property. Prior to joining the University in 2013, he was the Robert C. Byrd Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and the associate vice president for research at West Virginia University (WVU). He served as the vice president for the WVU Research Corporation. 

 

Wendy Simons
Apr 30, 2018
NV Dept. of Veterans Service
Robert Kamugisha
May 07, 2018
Rotary Club of Reno Masters in Nursing Science Scholar
 
Rotary's International Impact
While our Rotary club is active in our local community, here's a peek into the impact Rotary International has worldwide.
 
 
 
 
 
Upcoming Events
 
 
 
Website Sponsors
 
Projects Funded by Reno Rotary

Presented by the Reno Rotary Foundation and produced by the Rotary Club of Reno, Reno Mardi Gras is the club’s primary fundraiser. With the event’s proceeds and contributions from members, the club donated more than $193,000 between July 2016 through June 2017 to the following:

COMMUNITY SERVICE – DONATED MORE THAN $96,000

  • Reno Rotary Sculpture Park designed and built with City of Reno 
  • Lemelson STEM Academy reading programs, 5th graders at Grizzley Creek Ranch Camp via Sierra Nevada Journeys, Math contests via NNvMath, and more
  • Rotarians At Work Day
  • Bulb planting at Riverside Drive
  • WCSD Science Fair and Role Model Summit
  • NV Fit for Education at UNR
  • Nevada Youth Empowerment Project for PIT Count for Homeless Youth
  • KNPB Young Writers Workshop
  • Community Service – Career Coaching, Bell Ringing for Salvation Army

VOCATIONAL SERVICE – DONATED MORE THAN $30,000

  • Vocational Scholarships (TMCC, UNR, others)
  • Teacher Recognition
  • Law Enforcement Recognition

YOUTH SERVICE - DONATED MORE THAN $24,000

  • Rotary Youth Exchange (RYE)
  • Rotary Youth Leadership Awards (RYLA)
  • Music and Speech Contests
  • Middle School Program (REGL)
  • Achievement Beyond Obstacles (ABO)
  • Interact Clubs at Innovations & Reno High Schools
  • Rotaract Club for young adults (18 to 30)

INTERNATIONAL SERVICE PROJECTS – DONATED MORE THAN $43,000

  • Panama Orphanage, to support abandoned and disabled children (Colon, Panama)
  • Neurosurgical operating instruments - Hotel Dieu (Beirut, Lebanon)
  • Clean water in Baja California and House building in Tijuana (Mexico)
  • Trained nurses in Nursing Education (Uganda)
  • Bought cows for a cow farm (Nepal)
  • Makang Thailand Scholarships - for girls to continue their education (Thailand)
  • RC Beirut Cosmopolitan School for the Deaf & Blind (Beirut, Lebanon)
  • Polio Plus, supporting efforts to eliminate Polio (worldwide)