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Ranita Ray
Jun 15
Campus News

Assistant sociology professor Ranita Ray says black and brown youth are not social problems and their futures are worthy of investment.


A collage of photos showing a group of 20 students smiling at the camera as well as empty rows of seats in a theatre with a multimedia production on stage.
Jun 15
Campus News

Local students get hands-on experience in the hospitality industry through the Young Executive Scholars program. Bonus: A preview of TEDxUNLV.


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Jun 14
UNLV History

Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.


Two students practice swordfighting
Jun 14
Campus News

From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.


Portrait Christina Tica
Jun 13
Campus News

Anthropology Ph.D. student Cristina Tica receives prestigious Fulbright Award to fund research in Hungary during the upcoming academic year.


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Jun 13
People

This aspiring "world-improvement strategist" hopes that studying in Israel will help her gain a more in-depth perspective on Middle East conflicts and allow her to improve her Arabic.


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Jun 11
People

For children with rare conditions, UNLV Medicine surgeon restores the ability to show happiness.


Portrait Valerie Holsinger
Jun 11
People

Valerie Holsinger is so taken with the human resources field that she says she can't imagine a different career choice.


A collage of images showcasing colorful murals and installations on full walls in an art gallery.
Jun 8
Arts & Culture

Step into another world inside the Barrick Museum of Art through a new exhibition from L.A. artist Andrew Schoultz. Plus: Guess how many Rebels were drafted by the MLB.


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Jun 6
People

Ivet Aldaba-Valera was the first in her family to graduate from college and now she’s helping other first-generation students get to the finish line, too.


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Jun 6
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


A woman plays chuck-a-luck
Jun 6
Research

As gaming proliferates nationwide, what becomes of women who become addicted, and turn to crime? An Eadington Fellow aims to find out.


Silhouette of man sitting in a dark room in front of a glowing computer screen.
Jun 5
Research

Technology carries the promise to make our lives easier, but at what price? UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk explains his research in a new book.


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Jun 5
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


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Jun 4
Research

UNLV history professor Michael Green on why the state became a magnet for federal projects.


Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Jun 4
Campus News

Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.