Posts Categorized: The NNIC

McQueen High School Wins Academic WorldQuest Competition


On Saturday, February 8th, the Northern Nevada International Centered and the University of Nevada Honors Program were proud to co-host the first Academic WorldQuest competition held in Northern Nevada. The Academic WorldQuest is a competition held for high school students throughout the nation, challenging their knowledge on this year’s categories focused on the Six Top National Security Issues for the President in 2014.… Read more

NNIC’s IREX teachers at Swope Middle School

On Thursday, November 03, 2011, students at Swope Middle School got the chance to explore different countries and cultures with teachers from around the world. Twenty teachers from Bangladesh, Bulgaria, Egypt, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Kyrgyzstan, Panama, Peru, Russia and the Ukraine have in Reno since September 23, 2011 with the University of Nevada, Reno College of Education and the Northern Nevada International Center.… Read more

Conclusion of Open World Program 2011

The Northern Nevada International Center recently said goodbye to our Russian delegate guests. They learned a tremendous amount of information about Northern Nevada’s government, industry, agriculture and civic way of life.

Here is a video about the Russian delegates and their thoughts on visiting Reno for Open World:

Here are some photos from this year’s Open World introductory meeting.

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