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Beethoven 250 Project

Celebrating the 250th year of Beethoven’s birth, the Beethoven 250 Project project, a collaborative project between UNLV faculty, students, and several of Southern Nevada’s finest musicians, will showcase many of Beethoven’s compositions. This is a two-year project, beginning fall 2019, going through the end of spring 2021.

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Jan. 21, 2020

Start 2020 with Prokofiev's music, the Russian National Ballet, and the heartwarming story of Cinderella and the Prince, complete with her ugly step-family!

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Jan. 7, 2020

Attorney, Educator, and Advocate for Women’s Rights to visit UNLV Jan. 28; tickets are free.

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Dec. 27, 2019

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.

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Dec. 18, 2019

Create, connect, and explore! Join the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art for a day of all-ages art exploration and hands-on creativity.

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