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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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Jul. 2, 2020

A collection of news stories featuring the people and programs of UNLV.

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Jun. 22, 2020

UNLV African American and African Diaspora Studies professor Tyler D. Parry on the effectiveness of protesting to enact social change.

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Jun. 16, 2020

MGM College Opportunity program helps workers like Henry Melton complete their degrees and expand the skills they bring to their jobs.

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Jun. 11, 2020

A collection of stories featuring UNLV’s continued flexibility and adaptability in the face of COVID-19.

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Jun. 10, 2020

As more municipalities weigh the future of their police departments, UNLV professors explain what these movements mean and how they would work.

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Jun. 9, 2020

Jenna Heath's work on peer mentoring and other programs earns her high honor from university.

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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.