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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

Sep. 22, 2020

Social science researchers offer recommendations for navigating ethical dilemmas in studying global societies.

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Sep. 21, 2020

Historian explores the moments that Nevadans have had the greatest influence on national elections.

Sep. 15, 2020

UNLV takes on another school semester with precaution and discovery.

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Aug. 28, 2020

Managers encouraged to be "flexible, equitable, and communicative" with employees who have children being schooled from home.

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Aug. 27, 2020

African American Studies professors say ridding the classroom of racism begins with self-reflection.

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Aug. 14, 2020

Known for pushing the envelope and for being ahead of the curve, English professor and pop culture advocate Felicia Campbell joined the UNLV faculty in 1962.

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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.