In The News

U.S. News & World Report
Jan. 26, 2021

As COVID-19 has swept across Nevada, one east Las Vegas community has experienced the worst of it.

Yahoo!
Jan. 25, 2021

This was supposed to be the semester when America's largest school districts reopened.

Wired
Jan. 22, 2021

Jason Steffen studies planets in other solar systems. His most famous work—OK, second-most famous work—was with NASA’s Kepler Mission, a survey of planetary systems. But you’re more likely to have heard of Steffen, a professor at the University of Nevada at Las Vegas, in a very different context: as a student of the airplane boarding process. Years ago, after waiting in yet another line on a jam-packed jetway, the physicist thought to himself, “There has to be a better way than this.”

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
Jan. 21, 2021

As the state faces new cases and a record-high number of daily deaths, doctors are hoping those who recover from the virus step up to help those fighting it.

Las Vegas Review Journal
Jan. 20, 2021

The 71-year-old raised his arms above his head in triumph after getting a shot of the COVID-19 vaccine Tuesday morning at the Cashman Center downtown.

El Tiempo
Jan. 20, 2021

The 71-year-old man raised his arms in triumph after receiving a COVID-19 injection Tuesday morning at Cashman Center.

Las Vegas Review Journal
Jan. 19, 2021

Nevada hospitality employees are in the fast lane to receive a COVID-19 vaccine but face a long line before it’s their turn.

KSNV-TV: News 3
Jan. 16, 2021

It could be the most important piece of the puzzle when it comes to reopening the economy.

KNPR News
Jan. 15, 2021

Nevada just recorded a record number of COVID-19 deaths: 299 in a week.

KLUC RADIO
Jan. 15, 2021

The UNLV School of Public Health has been awarded a $1.7 million grant from the State of Nevada to continue its COVID-19 contract tracing efforts in partnership with the Southern Nevada Health District. This grant extends the partnership launched in the fall by an initial $3.4 million commitment from the state.