A Lifetime of Learning and Discovery

Being well educated involves developing an array of intellectual skills, having the ability to use a variety of methodologies to understand our changing world, and having a broad base of diverse knowledge.

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History professor
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What's Happening

Oprah Winfrey with her arm around Tayari Jones
Mar. 22, 2018

The Black Mountain Institute fellow talks storytelling, social issues, and that fateful call for Oprah's Book Club.

Portraits of Claudia Keelan and Georgiann Davis
Mar. 14, 2018

Georgiann Davis and Claudia Keelan earned top honors from the Nevada System of Higher Education for their research and creative accomplishments.

Portrait of Lena Rieke
Mar. 5, 2018

This law library fellow enjoys the challenge of helping students ferret out reliable information.

Portrait of Amanda Gordon, Alumni Board and Volunteer Relations Coordinator
Feb. 26, 2018

So married to UNLV that she had her wedding reception on campus, this alum says working at her alma mater is a natural progression.

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Jan. 30, 2018

Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.

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Jan. 26, 2018

Three faculty garner 2018 Barrick Scholar Awards for their extensive research achievements.


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The College of Liberal Arts offers students a well-rounded education in the humanities and social sciences, and provides students with a solid foundation for a lifetime of learning and discovery. Below are helpful links for students, faculty and the community.

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