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May. 16, 2020

English professor Claudia Keelan's poem finds a graduating class in the midst of perhaps the most unusual circumstances surrounding commencement in UNLV history.

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Apr. 24, 2020

As instruction moves online, educators and students adapt

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Apr. 13, 2020

The Honors College’s new academic advisor dishes on remote work, flying pizza, and making strong connections on campus.

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Dec. 2, 2019

The longtime English professor says teaching Tolkien at UNLV helped him make his greatest literary discovery.

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Oct. 24, 2019

College of Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year Greg Morris stays active in university activities, and sent two of his sons to the School of Law.

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The Department of English is one of the departments in the College of Liberal Arts.