A look down an empty Fremont Street.
Business and Community | March 26, 2020
A photographic look of Las Vegas during the coronavirus shut down from UNLV Special Collections.
This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses.
Business and Community | March 26, 2020
UNLV researchers, medical investigator to discuss coronavirus pandemic March 30; event to be livestreamed
Man on rock gazing at lighthouse in the ocean with storm, thunder, lightening and waves in dark
Research | March 26, 2020
UNLV management professor Payal Sharma and mindset expert James Silvas explore ways trauma can provide opportunities and shape us.
Business and Community | March 25, 2020
UNLV mental health expert Michelle Paul offers conversation strategies for COVID-19.

UNLV Experts In The News

Bitterroot
March 27, 2020
It’s hard to imagine a place that stands to lose more during the coronavirus outbreak than Las Vegas. Its economy is built on big gatherings: casinos and concerts, conferences and clubs. According to the Nevada Resort Association, a quarter of all Nevada workers are in the hospitality industry.
MEAWW
March 27, 2020
COVID-19, the disease caused by the new coronavirus, might hit people who smoke, vape or have drug addiction problems the hardest, warn experts. The warning comes after the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) stated that smokers are at a higher risk, thanks to their compromised immunity.
CDC Gaming Reports Inc.
March 27, 2020
The online gambling industry has developed around the world and provided customers an enjoyable form of entertainment. As with almost any activity, so long as the product is used in appropriate moderation, it causes no harm and provides the benefits of any number of forms of leisure activities. In normal operations, operators should be keeping a watch for players playing for excessive amounts of time or money (which may not be conclusive), but the vast majority of customers are playing for the fun and excitement of the game.
chalk drawing of human head with brain outlined
Business and Community | March 25, 2020
UNLV College of Education professor explains trauma symptoms of children versus adults, and offers strategies and resources to help overcome them.
A group of health officials in protective equipment wait for al ine of cars passing orange cones
Campus News | March 24, 2020
Clinic taking appointments to test for coronavirus in patients who meet CDC criteria.
A man in a blue striped shirt writes on a whiteboard.
Campus News | March 24, 2020
Public Health assistant professor Brian Labus serves on governor's task force, helping educate public in time of crisis.
hand washing
Research | March 24, 2020
What to do if a family member is exposed.
entrance to conference venue
Research | March 24, 2020
Governments and workers in sexualized tourism venues can partner to protect workers through code of conduct policies.

Recent Accomplishments

March 27, 2020
Several faculty and staff members recently were recognized by the College of Sciences with the following awards: Distinguished Classified Staff Award Rychelle Tomlin, College of Sciences   Distinguished Professional Staff Award Martha Schumacher, College of Sciences   Distinguished Researcher Award Balakrishnan Naduvalath, Chemistry and...
March 27, 2020
Lung-Chang Chien, Max Gakh, and Courtney Coughenour (all Environmental & Occupational Health) published an article on "Temporal Trend of Research Related to Gun Violence from 1981 to 2018 in the United States: A Bibliometric Analysis" in the journal Injury Epidemiology.  This study aimed to evaluate the variation in gun violence-related...
March 27, 2020
Wendy Kveck (Art) has an interview online at The Art People podcast. She discusses her growth and development as a painter, performance artist, sculptor, and educator in Las Vegas with podcast host Justin Favela, '14 BA Art. Her work involves collaboration, found photographs, and non-traditional materials such as cake frosting.    
Woman reads tablet while sitting in chair next to a window

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