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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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Jan. 17, 2019

The UNLV anthropology student Trevor Pollom's research in nutrition took him to Africa as a tribe transitions to cultivated crops.

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Jan. 15, 2019

2008 Alumna Alison Victoria starts her second show about her first love.

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Dec. 31, 2018

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV students and faculty who made the news in 2018.

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Dec. 26, 2018

In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.

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Dec. 4, 2018

A native of Italy, Marta Soligo researches the Italian "flavor" of some Southern Nevada tourist attractions.

Nov. 27, 2018

UNLV psychology professor hopes study will influence treatments.

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