UNR Student Video Showcase-Nevada's Energy Needs

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This Video Showcase is presented by UNR Humanities & Engineering Students Core in UNR's Humanities 202 class "The Modern World--How to Think Like Leonardo Da Vinci" taught by Professor Greg Nielsen.

Groups of students produced videos on a variety of topics linked to"Nevada’s Energy Needs Now and Into the Future"

The agenda, videos, and students are:

10-10:15 - Group 1: Piquing Interest in Nevada’s Geothermal Energy

Da Vinci Principle = Curiosita – An insatiably curious approach to life and

an unrelenting quest for continuous learning.

10:15-10:30 - Group 2: Renewable Energies in Nevada: 2027

Da Vinci Principle = Dimonstrazione – A commitment to test knowledge

through experience.

10:30-10:45 - Group 3: Nevada’s Future Homes

Da Vinci Principle = Senzazione – The continued refinement of the senses,

especially sight, as the means to enliven experience.

10:45-11:00 - Group 4: Solar Energy: The Underrated Truth

Da Vinci Principle = Sfumato – A willingness to embrace ambiguity, paradox,

and uncertainty.

11:00-11:15 - Group 5: Automated Vehicles in Nevada: The New Hope

Da Vinci Principle = Arte/Scienza – The development of the balance between

science and art, logic and imagination.

11:15-11:30 Group 6: Renewable Nevada

Da Vinci Principle = Corporalita – The cultivation of grace, ambidexterity,

fitness, and poise

11:30 to 11:45 - Group 7: The Best Energy for Northern Nevada

Da Vinci Principle = Connessione – A recognition of and appreciation for

the interconnectedness of all things and phenomena. Systems thinking.

11:45 to 12:00 - Group 8: Cannot Thrust without Combust

Combines: Curiosita, Dimonstrazione, Senzazione,

12:00 to 12:15 - Group 9: Nevada’s Geothermal Energy Over the Next 10 Years

Combines: Arte/Scienza, Corporalita, Concessione

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