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Welcome to the School of Life Sciences!

Research Experience for Undergraduates: Mechanisms of Evolution

The goals of this program are to provide undergraduates with hypothesis-based projects that investigate one or more mechanisms of evolution, promote careers in science, reinforce the connection between genetics and evolution, and highlight the accomplishments of evolutionary scholars.

Developing the Skill and Will to Succeed in STEM Scholarship Program

This scholarship program provides up to three years of support to low-income, academically talented students pursuing undergraduate degrees in Life Sciences at UNLV.

What's Happening

Graduates seated in red caps and gown during a previous UNLV commencement
May. 10, 2021

An enduring commencement tradition continues this spring as UNLV president honors seven outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.

medical worker in full protective suit making "LV" sign with hands
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.

Professor Ashkan Salamat in his lab at UNLV
Dec. 29, 2020

A yearlong collection of UNLV faculty making the news for their discoveries and contributions to the community.

Dec. 10, 2020

A collection of news stories highlighting the election, COVID-19, and scientific discovery at UNLV.

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ANNOUNCEMENTS

EXPERTS

  • Executive Director, Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine
  • Associate Professor in Residence, School of Life Sciences
  • Lincy Associate Professor of Life Sciences

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

The School of Life Sciences is one of the schools in the College of Sciences.