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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

Feb. 18, 2020

A collection of news stories capturing the excitement and accomplishments of UNLV at the start of a new decade.

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Feb. 14, 2020

The marker, one of five to be installed in Nevada, will be unveiled March 5 in Las Vegas' Centennial Park.

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Feb. 5, 2020

UNLV history professor Elizabeth Nelson separates facts about the effects of marketing, consumerism, and social media on the holiday's evolution from fiction about love's golden age.

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Jan. 6, 2020

Mia Bell on her greatest moments as a player, and now assistant coach, for the Lady Rebels.

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Dec. 30, 2019

A collection of news stories from 2019 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.

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Dec. 27, 2019

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.

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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.

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