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Campus News | December 1, 2020
UNLV's Student Nursing Association helps bring program to support grieving families to Las Vegas hospital.
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People | November 30, 2020
After trying a variety of jobs, Karintha Fenley finally found her "perfect fit" in academic advising.
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Business and Community | November 25, 2020
Training in mind-body medicine for stress relief and COVID-19 crisis response offered free to community Dec. 14-18. Register now.
postcard with drawing of face and words saying "I a wored about many things but art and paddleboarding help me through"
Arts and Culture | November 24, 2020
Through the postcard project, readers share their beautiful reflections of struggles and hope.

UNLV Experts In The News

Inside Climate News
December 1, 2020
The ancient people of Danger Cave lived well. They ate freshwater fish, ducks and other small game, according to detritus they left behind. They had a lush lakeside view, with cattails, bulrush and water-loving willows adorning the marshlands.
Pahrump Valley Times
December 1, 2020
Even as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to create economic uncertainty, UNLV is working to advance the social mobility of its students, a new ranking of higher education institutions finds.
The Salt Lake Tribune
December 1, 2020
The ancient people of western Utah’s Danger Cave lived well. They ate freshwater fish, ducks and other small game, according to detritus they left behind. They had a lush lakeside view, with cattails, bulrushes and water-loving willows adorning the marshlands.
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Campus News | November 24, 2020
The 2020 CollegeNet Social Mobility Index places UNLV in the top 10% of universities nationwide.
People | November 24, 2020
‘Dark Days, Bright Nights’ by Matthew O'Brien presents vivid oral account of hope and recovery from homelessness.
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Arts and Culture | November 24, 2020
Proceeds from this live-streamed concert benefit the UNLV Performing Arts Center to offset costs incurred during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The entrance to the UNLV Foundations Building
Business and Community | November 24, 2020
Mark your calendars to make a difference for the university and students during an extraordinarily difficult year.
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Campus News | November 23, 2020
A guide to the resources that can help you, your students, or your coworkers navigate the multiple stressors of living and learning through 2020.

Recent Accomplishments

December 1, 2020
Lung-Wen Antony Chen (Environmental and Occupational Health) and collaborators recently published an article, "Spatial and Temporal Variability of Brown Carbon in United States: Implications for Direct Radiative Effects," in the journal Geophysical Research Letters. Brown carbon aerosol from wildland fires represents one of the major challenges in...
December 1, 2020
Susan Lee Johnson (History) has published a piece on recent controversies over monuments honoring the frontiersman Christopher "Kit" Carson. It appears in the online magazine We're History. Johnson is the Harry Reid Endowed Chair for the History of the Intermountain West.
December 1, 2020
Cassaundra Rodriguez (Sociology) and colleagues published an article, "Controlling Images of Immigrants in the Mainstream and Black Press: The Discursive Power of the 'Illegal Latino,'" in Latino Studies.
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