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Aug 14
Arts and Culture

The gallery kicks off the semester with an exhibition of work by the newest faculty members of the department of art.


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Aug 14
Research

Law professor David Orentlicher on a solution to the controversy over affirmative action


A two-photo collage. One photo showcase three students walking up steps with books. Another photo showcases tens of students wearing red shirts on welcome day walking away from the camera.
Aug 10
Campus News

As the first day of class approaches (in 17 days to be exact), our Rebel community gears up for another successful semester.


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Aug 9
Research

UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.


A girl donates money to a box featuring a glowing ichthyosaur
Aug 9
Business and Community

Nevada State Museum's new donation box, designed by UNLV students, features a fearsome fish from long ago.


Belinda Candler fights her way to a layup
Aug 9
Athletics

Women's Basketball Hall of Fame recognizes groundbreaking league as five players from the early days of the women's basketball program are honored.


computer screen and smartphone on gambling website
Aug 8
Research

The challenges of restricting offshore gaming create headaches for governments around the world.


Myranda Bueno scores
Aug 7
Athletics

Myranda Bueno heads to her senior year fully recovered after missing month from taking pitch to the face.


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Aug 7
Research

A new book explores Gandhian thought and Quakerism to show us how both contribute to humanity’s quest for world peace.


Portrait of Juliet Casey director of communications for the office of the executive vice president and provost and a member of the staff of the Division of Integrated Marketing and Branding
Aug 6
People

Whether you are seeking clearer communication or someone who can perform a neat party trick, this may be the person you need.


Portrait of Dr. Joseph Thorton
Aug 3
People

The first colorectal surgeon to practice in Nevada says that teaching is what keeps him young.


Portrait of Elaine Anderson, executive assistant in the Faculty Affairs office, is the Classified Employee of the Year.
Aug 2
People

This year’s top Classified Employee of the Year says the most daring thing she’s ever done ended with a thud.


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Aug 1
People

A member of the UNLV School of Medicine's inaugural class reflects on past adversities that led to success.


Shintaro Ban
Jul 30
Athletics

Shintaro Ban gets a taste of the U.S. Open as an amateur as he starts making plans to play as a pro.


Portrait Tiffany Ponds-Kimbro
Jul 30
People

How Oscar the Grouch and Harper's Bazaar have influenced the law school's marketing and communications strategist.


A collage of images showing the Hey Reb! mascot pointing at the camera and a photo of a campus sidewalk filled with students walking and biking.
Jul 27
Campus News

Hey Reb! shows off his dance moves. Bonus: The Rebel Report visits the Team USA Basketball camp.