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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
30
different degrees
3,700
students
878
degrees awarded in 2018-19

What's Happening

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Jan. 21, 2021

Sustained recruitment efforts lead to increased diversity of students and faculty.

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Jan. 21, 2021

Brenden Oliva offers tips for optimizing online classes for mobile devices at Best Teaching Practices Expo.

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Jan. 5, 2021

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV experts and their analysis of all things politics in 2020.

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Dec. 31, 2020

As the pandemic tightened its grip on Nevada, the nation, and the world, UNLV responded in ways big and small. Members of the media also turned to UNLV's faculty experts for answers.

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Dec. 30, 2020

A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.

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Dec. 14, 2020

A first-generation student finds her calling by helping UNLV's students navigate their challenges.

Announcements

In The News

Accomplishments

Experts

  • Professor of History
  • Associate Professor in Residence, UNLV Honors College
  • Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies

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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.