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The Lincy Institute

Conducting and supporting research that focuses on improving Nevada’s health, education, and social services. 

The Lincy Institute is a research institute organized to conduct and support research that focuses on improving Nevada’s health, education, and social services. This research is used to build capacity for service providers and enhance efforts to draw state and federal money to the greater Las Vegas. The Lincy Institute also highlights key issues that affect public policy and quality-of-life decisions on behalf of children, seniors, and families in Nevada.

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Apr. 18, 2018

Professor Fatma Nasoz earns 2018 Faculty/Staff Community Outreach Award for program providing computer coding opportunities to underserved female students.

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Mar. 27, 2018

Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership

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Oct. 17, 2017

UNLV is ideally placed to assist — and provide — leaders to deal with the challenges of the major urban center that is Las Vegas.

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Feb. 26, 2016

Vulnerable youth have a friend in Ramona Denby-Brinson, the 2015 Harry Reid Silver State Research Award winner.

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Jan. 6, 2016

Media headlines highlighting UNLV's success in reaching milestones surrounding academics and recruitment.

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  • Director of Health Programs, The Lincy Institute
  • Senior Resident Scholar of Information Technology, The Lincy Institute
  • Professor, Greenspun College of Urban Affairs

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