Members from Southern Nevada as well as Northern Nevada took a tour of the Tesla Gigafactory on July6th. The facility will ultimately be 8 million square feet — the largest industrial building in the world — and where they’re making lithium batteries for various uses, including the Tesla car. Fascinating tour of the facility that is […]
The University and the Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents honored several outstanding individuals for their commitment to higher education during the Spring Commencement Exercises on Friday, May 19. Our own Mary Simmons was honored with the President’s Medal. Well deserved, Mary!
Northern Nevada member and State Senator, Heidi Gansert, hosted members of IWF on the floor of the Nevada State Senate at their meeting in February. Pictured here from left to right: Cary Groth, Mary Simmons, guest of Mary Simmons, Heidi Gansert, Phyllis Freyer, Valerie Glenn, B.J. North.
Six new schools will open for the 2017-18 academic year in Clark County. The following names were approved by the board of trustees. Congratulations to IWF members Shelley Berkley, Jan Jones and Rosemary Vassiliadis! ▶ Shelley Berkley Elementary School ▶ Jan Jones Blackhurst Elementary School ▶ Lomie G. Heard Elementary School ▶ Dr. Beverly S. Mathis Elementary School ▶ Don […]