Events

  • Sep 08

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Open City: Negotiating Memories at Las Vegas' Mob Museum a talk by Sara C. VanderHaagen, Assistant Professor of Communcation Studies, UNLV.  How does the...

  • Sep 13

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Human Curiosity a talk by Mario Livio, an internationally known astrophysicist and bestselling author. The ability to ask “why?” makes us uniquely human....

  • Sep 18

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents The Tumultuous Road to the Constitution a talk by George William Van Cleve, Research Professor in Law and History, Seattle University School of Law. For...

  • Sep 20

    Captives were remarkably common in ancient times. Societies of all levels of complexity took captives, most commonly women and children. Archaeologists largely overlook captives as social actors, yet captives almost...

  • Oct 10

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents I Follow the Flame Bird: A Tropical Birding Adventure a talk by Stephen G. Brown, Barrick Scholar, Professor of English, UNLV. This presentation will take...

  • Oct 11

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Following the Ninth: In the Footsteps of Beethoven's Final Symphony a talk by Kerry Candaele, Director of the Beethoven | Hero documentary film trilogy....

  • Oct 18

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents The Science of Stories and Stories about Science a talk by Emma Frances Bloomfield, Assistant Professor of Communication Studies, UNLV. This presentation...

  • Oct 20

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents The Sonic Color Line a talk by Jennifer Lynn Stoever, Associate Professor of English, SUNY Binghamton. Race is visual phenomenon, the ability to see “...

  • Oct 24

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Desert Cathedrals: Rhetorical Structures That Make America a talk by Adam Bateman, artist and curator. In his presentation "Desert Cathedrals:...

  • Oct 30

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents The Significance of the Russian Revolution 100 Years On a talk by Sergei Nikitich Khrushchev, Professor of Intercultural Studies, Brown University. 7...

  • Nov 03

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Where Will the Millennials Take Us? A New Generation Wrestles with the Gender Structure a talk by Barbara J. Risman, Professor of Sociology, University of...

  • Nov 06

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Should My Child Get Measles Vaccination? Can't I Just Rely on Herd Immunity? a talk by John Christiaan Bester, Assistant Professor of Family Medicine,...

  • Nov 14

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Relationships in a Digital Age: Obstacles and Opportunities a talk by Katherine M. Hertlein, Professor of Marriage and Family Therapy, UNLV.  Technology...

  • Nov 17

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Disneyland and the Revolution of Themed Space a talk by Todd James Pierce, Professor of English, California Polytechnic University. In 1955, Walt Disney...

  • Nov 20

    The College of Liberal Arts' University Forum lecture series presents Bright Light City, Bright Light University: "Viva Las Vegas" and UNLV a talk by Larry Gragg, Professor of History and Political Science, Missouri...

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