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Feb. 13, 2019

The Believer Festival is a three-day roving celebration of writing, music, film, comedy, and visual arts hosted by UNLV's Beverly Rogers, Carol C. Harter Black Mountain Institute. The event is April 25-27, with tickets available starting Feb. 15.

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Feb. 5, 2019

Through progressive grant funding, researchers from three UNLV schools encourage greater use of palliative care among Southern Nevada’s Asian communities.

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Jan. 31, 2019

UNLV’s Diane and Arlen Chase engage in fieldwork and new technologies to uncover Maya history at Caracol, Belize.

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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