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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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19,000
alumni
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different degrees
3,700
students
878
degrees awarded in 2018-19

What's Happening

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Oct. 21, 2020

Achievement in Service Award winner Michael Green is UNLV's resident expert in all things Silver State.

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Oct. 16, 2020

Graduate College Alumna of the Year's time at UNLV left her with an appreciation for parsing differing, and often contradictory, viewpoints en route to becoming a champion for animals.

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Oct. 15, 2020

UNLV research team explores the population and politics of 13 swing states, pushing beyond the old blue state-red state model and painting a new picture where changing suburbs influence outcomes.

UNLV professor Michael Green
Oct. 12, 2020

Snail mail ballots have a long history of success, says UNLV historian Michael Green, so why all the controversy?

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Oct. 9, 2020

Diversity, safety, and success become the foundation for UNLV.

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Oct. 9, 2020

Sociology bachelor's has been foundational for College of Liberal Arts alumna of the year's ascent to heights of corporate leadership.

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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.