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    A collection of news stories highlighting research, health, and community at UNLV.

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Campus News | August 4, 2021
Education and art majors team up to better explain comples concepts to children.
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Campus News | August 4, 2021
Barrick Museum project invited artists and amateurs alike to process their pandemic-related emotions through art, proving that putting pen to paper is a boon for dealing with the toughest circumstances.
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UNLV History | August 3, 2021
Las Vegas has always been hot, but here's how they cooled off in the yesteryear of triple-digit summers.
UNLV physicist Ashkan Salamat poses for a photo in his lab with green lasers in front of him and a computer screen behind him
Research | August 2, 2021
New discovery details how metals at room temperature can move from one state to another with a relatively small change in pressure.

UNLV Experts In The News

August 4, 2021
Las Vegas Mayor Carolyn Goodman said Wednesday she recently tested positive for COVID-19 despite being vaccinated.
August 4, 2021
That people are so prone to ask, “Can this be recycled?” reflects a change in societal thinking.
Healthcare Dive
August 4, 2021
Many doctors appear uneasy about prescribing Aduhelm, as they continue to grapple with a long list of unknowns.
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People | August 2, 2021
A British expat lands in the desert.
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People | July 30, 2021
Dr. John Rovig battled health issues to graduate on time and now draws inspiration to tackle medical challenges and rock climbing,
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Campus News | July 29, 2021
Where to start? At UNLV’s annual GenCyber Camp.
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People | July 29, 2021
Tricia McCrory leads the charge for student access to academic advising and earns UNLV’s most prestigious award.
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Arts and Culture | July 28, 2021
Presented by Los Angeles-based artists Beck + Col, "ART TALK Talk talk" is an online art talk show modeled after classic late night shows like "The Tonight Show."

Recent Accomplishments

August 4, 2021
,Michael Green (History) published has published a new book, Lincoln and Native Americans through Southern Illiois University Press.
August 4, 2021
Jin Ouk Choi, Shreyansh Paliwal, James Bristow, Seungtaek Lee (all Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction) and Hyun Kyung Chatfield (Harrah College of Hospitality) published a paper, "Construction stakeholders’ perceived benefits and barriers for environment-friendly modular construction in a hospitality centric environment," in the ...
August 4, 2021
Melissa Bartshe, Courtney Coughenour (both Environmental & Occupational Health), and Haroon Stephen (Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction) published an article on "The relationship between tree canopy and social capital on physical activity in college students" in the Journal of American College Health. Rates of physical...
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