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    As UNLV plans for a fall semester with in-person classes, faculty reflect on the improvements they'll make thanks to their year with remote teaching.

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Campus News | April 20, 2021
New political science student organization builds membership by tapping into the need to connect.
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Campus News | April 20, 2021
Multidisciplinary student team overcame 2020 pandemic obstacles and competition delays to win first in the operations and presentation categories, and second place for innovation and energy.
UNLV performing arts center
Arts and Culture | April 20, 2021
The concert — "We Are Back!" — is at 7:30 p.m. in Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall
People | April 19, 2021
UNLV's assistant director of emergency management has helped lead UNLV through a yearlong (and counting) crisis.

UNLV Experts In The News

April 19, 2021
Despite putting out a record number of vaccinations earlier this week, the Clark County COVID-19 mass vaccination site at Cashman Center will close on May 5, public health officials announced Thursday.
HCP Live
April 19, 2021
A new study endeavor will explore US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved medications for efficacy in Alzheimer disease.
April 19, 2021
UNLV employees have been strained and overextended during the pandemic, but flexibility saved the day, according to a survey conducted earlier this year.
rendering of Kerkorian Medical Education Building
Campus News | April 16, 2021
School to be known as the UNLV Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine in recognition of private support from Kerkorian Estate and other private donors.
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People | April 16, 2021
Cory Colombini and Sabrina Novenschi will continue their education in Southern Nevada after graduating next month as part of the charter class of the UNLV School of Medicine.
Dr. Jeffrey Cummings is pictured in a white lab coat in his lab, with his image reflected in a mirror
Campus News | April 16, 2021
Dr. Jeffrey Cummings and multidisciplinary research team to expand UNLV’s clinical trials observatory with $3 million grant.
A man plays the saxophone while dancers gambol around him
Arts and Culture | April 16, 2021
The event, scheduled for 11 a.m., celebrates the end of the semester, all we have accomplished during the pandemic, and our hopes for movement and dance for the future.
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Arts and Culture | April 16, 2021
UNLV Percussion featured in the first in-person performance in more than a year.

Recent Accomplishments

April 20, 2021
Alan Simmons (Anthropology) presently is in Cyprus on a Fulbright award. While this has had to be modified due to COVID-19, he initially will spend two months at the Cyprus American Archaeological Research Institute working on a monograph of his long-term National Science Foundation- (and other-) funded project at the Neolithic (ca. 9,000 years...
April 20, 2021
Nikule Abel (Nursing) earned a scholarship to attend the Nurses in Washington Internship. The event is sponsored by the Nursing Organizations Alliance and gives nurses a chance to see how to influence health care via legislation and regulation. Abel, who is a student, will get to meet with Congresswoman Susie Lee of Nevada, among other lawmakers,...
April 20, 2021
Cindy X. Kha (Life Sciences) was awarded the 2021 Sam Lieberman Regents’ Award for Graduate Student Scholarship by the NSHE Board of Regents. This award honors students for their distinguished academic achievements, leadership ability, and service contributions. Her work in the laboratory of associate professor Kelly Tseng (Life Sciences) focuses ...
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