• Shadden Abdalla speaks at Greenspun College of Urban Affairs as Gov. Brian Sandoval looks on

    Electrical engineering student Shadden Abdalla making her mark in the field as a woman and a Muslim.

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Research | April 22, 2019
UNLV law professor David Orentlicher breaks down how lawmakers will assess the Mueller Report.
Kimberly Marano poses in front of trees on UNLV's campus.
People | April 22, 2019
With her love of sports, she is taking her approach “behind the scenes” by helping students in the classroom and in their sports.
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Campus News | April 19, 2019
Lee Business School student chapter’s plan to help national newspaper market to Gen Z nets top prize at American Marketing Association competition; team also won first place in business simulation event.
People | April 19, 2019
UNLV alum leads largest cocoa company in Indonesia.

UNLV Experts In The News

April 23, 2019
Former Sen. Harry Reid on Tuesday called the possibility for impeachment proceedings against President Donald Trump “a difficult decision” that could potentially engulf the attention of Congress, although it has other important work to do.
Newsweek
April 23, 2019
With the number of measles cases approaching a modern high in the United States, many are wondering whether or not the measles shots they got as a kid will have kept them immune in the decades since. Not only can immunity stop people from coming down with the potentially deadly disease it can also help prevent the disease from spreading.
April 23, 2019
Some of the most powerful political leaders of the last 20 years will be at the Bellagio Tuesday. They are hoping to find common ground on big issues facing the United States right now.
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People | April 18, 2019
Studies show that young surgical patients fare better when treated by pediatric surgeons.
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Campus News | April 17, 2019
The culminating event of Black Mountain Institute Believer festival features comedy, music, and a thought-provoking roundtable conversation; event scheduled for 8 p.m. April 27 at UNLV Ham Concert Hall.
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Arts and Culture | April 16, 2019
Historian Paul Werth on the lessons France can learn from the destruction of Russia's Winter Palace.
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Research | April 16, 2019
Two dense, city-sized stars collided in a galaxy far, far away; the resulting X-rays give UNLV’s Bing Zhang and international team of astronomers a new way to spot when it happens and a rare glimpse into how neutron stars form.
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Business and Community | April 16, 2019
UNLV teaming with DRI, UNR to offer K-12 teacher trainings this summer; training at UNLV scheduled for May 28-June 1.

Recent Accomplishments

April 23, 2019
Janine Barrett and Graduate Systems & Data Analyst  Payam Ezatpoor (Graduate College) presented at the Salesforce Higher Ed Summit on April 17. Their talk, titled Improving UNLV's Student and Faculty Engagement with a purpose-built platform, highlighted the Grad Rebel Gateway, a dynamic platform that drives student engagement and faculty...
April 23, 2019
Elizabeth Stacy and Donald Price , along with doctorate candidate Tomoko Sakishima published "Multiple Colonizations, Hybridization and Uneven Diversification in Cyrtandra (Gesneriaceae) Lineages on Hawai'i Island" in the Journal of Biogeography.  This work used variation at nine single-copy nuclear genes in this species-rich plant genus to...
April 23, 2019
Jennifer J. Reed (Sociology) was interviewed for an article in the Washington Post for Earth Day titled, "'How Ecosexual Are You?': Why Some Prefer Lover Earth to Mother Earth." Reed discussed her dissertation research on the growing ecosexual movement— combining issues related to the environment and sexuality — as an example of an...
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