Articles

A girl donates money to a box featuring a glowing ichthyosaur
Aug. 9, 2018

Nevada State Museum's new donation box, designed by UNLV students, features a fearsome fish from long ago.

Portrait of Marcus Civin, new chair of art department
Jul. 16, 2018

This performance artist, art critic, and teacher is excited about collaborating with new colleagues at UNLV.

Portrait of Classified Rookie of the Year Susan Gearling
Jul. 12, 2018

The president's Classified Rookie of the Year made a deliberate choice 20 years ago to make education her career.

detail shot of marimba
Jul. 10, 2018

Project transcends academic disciplines and engages students and colleagues across continents in the process of creating an instrument with wood that sings.

Two students practice swordfighting
Jun. 14, 2018

From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.

young woman
Apr. 18, 2018

Brenna Spector wins 2018 Student Service Award for her work providing insight into the experiences and dreams of people with disabilities.

UNLV esports champions trophy
Apr. 6, 2018

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.

Portrait Stephen Caplan with student Jairo Pulido
Mar. 29, 2018

Much like athletes, professional musicians, dancers, and artists are prone to career-ending injuries. Music professor Stephen Caplan explains.

Campus skyline
Mar. 27, 2018

Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership

Portrait of Kathy Lauckner
Feb. 23, 2018

Join UNLV Corporate Challenge stalwart Kathy Lauckner in representing the scarlet and the gray on the court, in the pool, or at the poker table in the annual community games.

Shahab Zagari shoots a photo
Feb. 20, 2018

Forum Lecture examines the utility of storytelling in short-form video and on social media.

Blocks are laid out during the construction of the James Bailey marimba
Feb. 12, 2018

A retired master works with UNLV professor on documenting the building of what may be the final instrument of his career.