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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.

Departments & Programs

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History professor
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Political Science class
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19,000
alumni
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different degrees
3,700
students
878
degrees awarded in 2018-19

What's Happening

Jun. 8, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting celebration, health, and progress at UNLV.

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May. 25, 2021

Associate professor Mark Padoongpatt will tackle the history of and rise in anti-Asian sentiment and violence in a special episode of 'We Need to Talk.'

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May. 19, 2021

University's "We Need to Talk" virtual discussion series returns May 27.

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May. 11, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance, recovery, and progress at UNLV.

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May. 10, 2021

An enduring commencement tradition continues this spring as UNLV president honors seven outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.

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May. 10, 2021

The seminar for the campus community is aimed at helping students who have been arrested or incarcerated.

Announcements

In The News

Accomplishments

Experts

  • Assistant Professor-in-Residence of Political Science
  • Assistant Professor of Interdisciplinary, Gender, and Ethnic Studies
  • Assistant Professor of Political Science

Upcoming Events

Class Notes

Helpful Links

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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.