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Business and Community |

The College Opportunity Program provides access to online certificate and degree programs, at no cost to MGM Resorts Employees.

Members of the UNLV Runway Rebels student fashion club pose on the steps of the Carol C. Harter Classroom Building complex
Campus News |

Group offers opportunities for exploration and growth of Las Vegas fashion industry — and themselves.

Sisi Tian, MD
People |

The assistant professor of otolaryngology finds beauty in the complexities of the human anatomy.

Danielle Finn, Makai Suniga, and Tammi Tiger standing together
Campus News |

San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is supporting Native culture on campus and bolstering tribal gaming nationwide.

UNLV Experts In The News

Los Angeles Times

As presidential candidates and state legislators campaign over the future of abortion in America, elections for the third branch of government have largely escaped scrutiny on the issue. Until now.

Newsweek

Pilots are trained to deal with a range of in-flight emergencies to ensure the safety of their passengers. But what if the plane's pilots fall ill during a flight? Could a passenger take over and safely land the aircraft?

The Nevada Independent

Political mail pieces that have arrived in North Las Vegas residents’ mailboxes attack state Sen. Dina Neal (D-North Las Vegas) as “‘Dirty Deal’ Neal,” alleging she has been “soft-on-crime for decades [and] has tried to destroy our police department and community.”

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Campus News |

Juan Rubio Pulido joins the first cohort of TheDream.US scholars to graduate from UNLV.

Artist rendering of NASA Swift Satellite
Research |

Two studies pair observational data with machine learning models to increase precision in distance estimates for GRBs. 

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People |

The longtime student advisor is the 2024 Senior Administrative Faculty of the Year.

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People |

He was named the 2024 Junior Administrative Faculty of the Year.

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Campus News |

The program helps Nevada high school juniors and seniors develop skills in growing fields like information technology, computer science, and cybersecurity.

Recent Accomplishments

Farhad Shokoohi (Mathematical Sciences) and his collaborators have published a paper in Biomolecules titled, "Identifying Differential Methylation in Cancer Epigenetics via a Bayesian Functional Regression Model," as part of the Special Issue on DNA Methylation in Human Diseases. The paper introduces an efficient method for identifying…
Nicholas B. Irwin (Economics) has been appointed as the Research Director at UNLV’s Lied Center for Real Estate. In this role, Irwin will expand the Center’s research program in both the academic and policy arenas. He will also work with Shawn J. McCoy, Lied Center Director, to further enhance Lied’s strong reputation in the state and local…
Ann McGinley (Law) had her article entitled "Religious Accommodations in the Dobbs Era" published in the Chicago-Kent Employee Rights and Employment Policy Journal, a peer-reviewed labor and employment journal. 
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