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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. 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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Dec. 26, 2019

A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2019.

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Dec. 17, 2019

UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight four graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Class of 2019.

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Dec. 2, 2019

The longtime English professor says teaching Tolkien at UNLV helped him make his greatest literary discovery.

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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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