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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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What's Happening

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Oct. 7, 2019

She is inspired by the goals, values, and dreams of her students at the Academic Success Center.

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Oct. 2, 2019

UNLV sociologist on how interacting in online white supremacist networks can convert hateful words into real violence.

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Oct. 1, 2019

Her love of books continually drew Alumna of the Year Beverly Rogers back to UNLV as both a student and donor.

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Sep. 25, 2019

A collection of news stories capturing the excitement of UNLV’s campus in June, July and August.

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Sep. 19, 2019

A new book explores what Thai food in America can tell us about the people cooking it and the people consuming it.

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Sep. 6, 2019

UNLV's Alternative Breaks Program bolsters traditional classroom learning with hands-on experiences, immersing students in the issues facing communities throughout the region.

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