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    Triple-major Martha Amaya’s research explores the interactions between policing, public policy, and crowd science.

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Arts and Culture | June 20, 2019
Lara is the artist-in-residence at The Rogers Art Loft — a multidisciplinary artist residency dedicated to inclusivity, originality, and empowerment of artists.
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People | June 19, 2019
The retired U.S. Senate majority leader discusses health care with the dean of UNLV’s medical school
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Business and Community | June 18, 2019
UNLV Center for Business & Economic Research 2019 Economic Update will include analysis and forecast of local, regional, and national economies; RTC leader will highlight recent transportation innovations.
People | June 17, 2019
June Cho of UNLV's School of Nursing moved to Las Vegas last year after more than 20 years on the East Coast, eager to discover what life is like in the West.

UNLV Experts In The News

June 19, 2019
Do you know who's really pumped that municipal elections are moving to even-year Novembers?
June 19, 2019
Las Vegas has the second-hardest water in the nation when it comes to major metropolitan areas, according to Homewater 101.
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June 17, 2019
Nearly 2,780 stores are slated to open nationwide in 2019, and roughly 1,800 of them, more than half, will be part of discount chains.
A group of six students wearing red tshirts stand on an outdoor patio with a view of Las Vegas in the background.
Campus News | June 14, 2019
From epic views to campus landmarks, here's a list of the best places on campus to earn those likes.
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People | June 13, 2019
This program officer I advocates for open communication.
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People | June 12, 2019
Former UNLV President Don Snyder has played pivotal roles in many key Southern Nevada institutions, including the UNLV School of Medicine
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Research | June 11, 2019
A new book reveals how current social structures thwart the mobility of black and brown youth, even those who ‘play by the rules.’
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Business and Community | June 10, 2019
UNLV Global Entrepreneurship Experience Program students learn about business and tourism at Machu Picchu during the last leg of their journey through Peru.

Recent Accomplishments

June 21, 2019
Jarret Keene (English) wrote a short comics story, "Cannonball," which appears in the just-published The Good Fight: Taking a Stand Against Racism and Bigotry. The anthology contains more than 40 stories by all-star comics creators such as Mark Waid and J.H. Williams III, with all profits benefiting the Southern Poverty Law Center.
June 21, 2019
Amanda Belarmino (Hospitality) and her co-author's paper "A Critical Review of Research Regarding Peer-to-Peer Accommodations" recently was published in the International Journal of Hospitality Management. The analysis reviewed 107 articles researching peer-to-peer accommodations published in various journals between 2010 and 2017 and identified...
June 21, 2019
Yang Jiao (Electrical and Computer Engineering) recently presented a paper at Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition 2019 about object tracking in 3D fluorescence volumes. The paper is based on work done by Jiao in collaboration with Mei Yang (Electrical and Computer Engineering) and Mo Weng (Life Science). This work targets the challenge of 3D...
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