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Commitment to a healthy lifestyle helps make Asma Tahir a good fit for the university’s pollen program.
Assistant sociology professor Ranita Ray says black and brown youth are not social problems and their futures are worthy of investment.
Local students get hands-on experience in the hospitality industry through the Young Executive Scholars program. Bonus: A preview of TEDxUNLV.
Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.
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.
Anthropology Ph.D. student Cristina Tica receives prestigious Fulbright Award to fund research in Hungary during the upcoming academic year.
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.
For children with rare conditions, UNLV Medicine surgeon restores the ability to show happiness.
Valerie Holsinger is so taken with the human resources field that she says she can't imagine a different career choice.
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.
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.
Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
As gaming proliferates nationwide, what becomes of women who become addicted, and turn to crime? An Eadington Fellow aims to find out.
Technology carries the promise to make our lives easier, but at what price? UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk explains his research in a new book.
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
UNLV history professor Michael Green on why the state became a magnet for federal projects.
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Poor posture is said to be the cause of neck pain suffered by users of tablet computers. Dubbed 'iPad neck', this neck pain is said to be experienced mainly by women, a study found.
The answer is likely yes—especially if you're a young adult or a woman. "iPad neck"—persistent pain in the neck and upper shoulders caused by slouching or bending into extreme positions while using tablet computers—is a growing problem among Americans, according to a new UNLV study.
A little girl is throwing out the first pitch at the Tuesday night's Twins game. What makes her unique is that the 8-year-old doesn't have a working hand on her throwing arm.
So it’s no secret that unfortunately the number of health care professionals in Nevada has not kept up with our increased demand. The UNLV Med School will help but that’s five to six years down the road. Southwest Medical is working with other universities in the area including Roseman University and Touro University to help solve the health care professional issues in Southern Nevada.