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Apr. 2, 2018

Can the spoken word community lead us in improving social justice efforts? A new book by acclaimed poet Javon Johnson considers the possibility.

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Nov. 29, 2017

The emerging tradition of DIY decorated mortarboards offers insight into current day culture.

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Sep. 20, 2017

Professor Lynn Comella on the adult store industry, a highly profitable segment of popular culture that scholars and policymakers know surprisingly little about.

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Aug. 22, 2017

The featured speakers from UNLV Creates share their wishes for this fall's incoming students.

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Calling All Alumni

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