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  • Working Together

    UNLV anthropology professor Debra Martin works closely with a student in her bio-anthropology class.

    Students are encouraged to participate in faculty research projects and have opportunities to participate in archaeological field work both in the U.S. and abroad, including: Jamaica, Turkey, Cyprus, Jordan, India, and Kenya.

  • University Forum Lectures

    Listen to experts from UNLV and across the nation discuss a range of political, social and cultural issues. Presented by the College of Liberal Arts, the lectures are free and open to the public.

  • Wilson Advising Center

    Let us help you with your undergraduate experience — from academic advising and on-campus referrals to class scheduling and career options.

  • Sociology Faculty Earn Grant

    Several members of the Sociology Department were awarded a $400,000 grant from the Department of Justice.
    Dr. Andrew Spivak, Dr. Christie Batson, Dr. Robert Futrell (pictured), and current graduate student Steven Pace are collaborating with Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department to explore smart policing initiatives in Las Vegas neighborhoods.


The College of Liberal Arts offers students a well-rounded education in the humanities and social sciences, and provides students with a solid foundation for a lifetime of learning and discovery. The College of Liberal Arts offers a rich variety of majors and interdisciplinary programs in the liberal arts, which typically include the humanities and the social science disciplines. Learn more about the history of the College of Liberal Arts.