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UNLV In The News

UNLV experts are regularly featured in the local and national media for their research, community engagement, and insight into issues affecting Nevada, the nation, and the world. Media coverage enhances public understanding of UNLV's value to the community and region and brings greater visibility and recognition to UNLV as a leader in higher education.

Below is a sampling of recent stories featuring UNLV faculty, staff, and students.

Aug 25

Under clear skies on May 18, the Ries Rockettes — Ries Elementary School’s cheer team — added a little grace to an otherwise dirt-and-shovel affair. Heavy machinery loomed in the background.

eCampus News
Aug 25

University of Nevada, Las Vegas students will be able to explore the eSports phenomena in today’s popular culture through an innovative new fall course from the International Gaming Institute (IGI).

Education Dive
Aug 25

If there is an ideal vision of how to connect higher education with an industry of the future, UNLV is perhaps the primary example of it.

Aug 25

Lighting, wall color, acoustics and hallway shapes may seem like aesthetic-based choices in the world of interior design, but when it comes to health care environments, those decisions can impact patient success.

Aug 25

Wednesday marked move-in day for students living on campus. This year, more than 1,900 students will live in UNLV residence halls, which are packed to capacity and subject to waiting lists, according to the university.

Aug 25

Video game competitions have certainly evolved from friendly events where the winner simply acquired bragging rights over the loser.

Aug 24

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas is welcoming the largest incoming class in its history.

Aug 24

You can excuse dad James Hardwick if he has a lump in his throat. He's dropping his only child, his baby girl, off at college. She's one of the approximately 4,000 freshmen at UNLV this year.