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Police Services Offers Crime Prevention and Safety Presentations

Posted: July 25, 2016

Personal safety and crime prevention presentations are available to campus groups

 

'Hospitality Lab' Students Share Fresh Perspectives

Posted: July 19, 2016

by Joyce Gorsuch

This past spring the Harrah Hotel College, along with the Hospitality Lab in the International Gaming Institute (IGI), launched new hospitality innovation courses designed to help students address challenges facing the hospitality industry.

Shekinah Hoffman, who this spring was earning an MS degree in Hotel Administration, saw the graduate-level Hospitality Innovation (HOA 555) course as an opportunity to explore the entrepreneurial side of gaming.

UNLV College of Engineering awards high school AEOP participants on their STEM research

Posted: July 18, 2016

 

This summer the Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering conducted its first Army Education Outreach Program (AEOP) UNITE grant session to provide pre-collegiate summer experiences for talented high school students from groups historically underrepresented and underserved in STEM. 

Girls on Guard Self-Defense Classes Available to the Campus

Posted: July 18, 2016

The UNLV Department of Police Services offers self-defense classes in order to provide women with the basic skills to escape an attacker and teach them how to avoid dangerous situations whenever possible.

UNLV Barrick Museum Presents Edward Burtynsky: Oil

Posted: July 18, 2016

Edward Burtynsky: Oil, an exhibition featuring more than 50 large-scale color landscape photographs by Canadian artist Edward Burtynsky, will be on view at the Marjorie Barrick Museum Sept. 23, 2016-Jan. 14, 2017. The exhibition surveys a decade of Burtynsky’s photographic imagery exploring different aspects of the modern world’s most transformative resource, oil.

Tedd Girouard Identifies Tips for Training during Summer

Posted: July 18, 2016

Tedd Girouard, athletic training, spoke with a reporter from the Las Vegas Review-Journal about properly training for extreme athletic competitions during Las Vegas summers. His tips included running during the hottest part of the day, and drinking a slushie-type drink to pre-cool the body. The story appeared online and in print on July 18.

Interactive Workshop: Crafting an Effective Lightning Talk

Posted: July 15, 2016

This interactive workshop is designed to help students learn how to prepare and deliver a brief 1 - 3 minute research presentation. We will begin with an overview of the basics for creating a brief talk that provides key information about your research, scholarly, or art project. The second half of the workshop will include whole group discussion with the opportunity to ask questions, and a guided activity designed to provide individual assistance with creating your own talk.

Boy Bands and Twitter Trends

Posted: July 15, 2016

By Amaya Worthem

When she noticed boy band fans controlled worldwide Twitter trends, journalism grad Nicole Santero wanted to know why. 

Boy Bands and Twitter Trends

Posted: July 15, 2016

By Amaya Worthem

When she noticed boy band fans controlled worldwide Twitter trends, journalism grad Nicole Santero wanted to know why.

Join Dance@UNLV for Techniques Courses

Posted: July 14, 2016

Please see attached flyer for details.

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