• UNLV's Flashlight

    The concert kicks-off a series of student performances that are both in-person and live-streamed from Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall.

  • UNLV historian Michelle Tusan's contribution to The Lausanne Project helps to build a better understanding of the First World War as a conflict that didn't really end until 1923.

Research | September 24, 2021
Psychology professor Chris Kearney says refocusing on basic skills will help get schoolchildren get back on track.
A woman sits in front of a sign reading "The Body Achieves What the Mind Believes"
People | September 24, 2021
A bad experience with physical therapy as a child didn't stop School of Integrated Health Sciences Alumna of the Year Ashley Reagor from opening her own physical therapy practice.
A rendering of the Medical Education Building
Campus News | September 24, 2021
Permanent building on Shadow Lane Campus now about a year away from completion.
a conductor waves his baton
Arts and Culture | September 23, 2021
The UNLV Symphony Orchestra is conducted by Taras Krysa.

UNLV Experts In The News

Education Week
September 24, 2021
As districts work to keep schools open for in-person learning and stem the spread of COVID-19, vaccination requirements for teachers and school staff are gaining traction.
September 24, 2021
So-called "breakthrough infections," Covid cases among the vaccinated do happen, but Southern Nevada Health District numbers indicate those infections are rare.
September 24, 2021
When Sage Anastasi was a teenager, he spent a lot of time on Facebook, passionately defending social justice issues, such as queer rights or the legality of conversion therapy.
A classical style drawing of the moon
Arts and Culture | September 23, 2021
Mistaken identities, unrequited love, reunited school chums, and a whole pot of noodles add flavor to this quick-paced romantic comedy that will delight the entire family.
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas
Arts and Culture | September 22, 2021
Selected artist to create an original site-specific mural celebrating the thriving and diverse Las Vegas community.
A woman stands in a living room holding a telephone to her ear
People | September 22, 2021
Hospitality Alumna of the Year came to Las Vegas on a family vacation and never wanted to leave.
college students in classroom
Campus News | September 21, 2021
Headline speaker Marcela Cuellar notes that student participation helps the university eliminate obstacles that stand in the way of academic success.
A woman stands overlooking the Las Vegas Strip
People | September 21, 2021
Honors College Alumna of the Year Casey Barber helped thousands of Nevadans navigate COVID-19 through by leading UNLV's contact tracing team.

Recent Accomplishments

September 24, 2021
Jason Flatt (Environmental & Occupational Health) along with Whitney Wharton of Emory University and Joel Anderson of the University of Tennessee Knoxville received notice of award for their National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Aging funded grant for $2.3 Million from Sept. 30, 2021 to Aug. 31, 2024. The project, Building...
September 24, 2021
Francis Cucinotta (Health Physics and Diagnostic Sciences) published a series of recent article. The first, "Carbon Ion Radiotherapy in the Management of Hepatocellular Carcinoma," was published in the Journal of Hepatocellular Carcinoma.  He also published "Future space missions and human enhancement: Medical and ethical challenges" in Futures....
September 24, 2021
Christian Ison, Janet Dufek (both Kinesiology and Nutrition Sciences), and Mohamed Trabia (Mechanical Engineering) published a paper, "Use of Pressure-Measuring Insoles to Characterize Gait Parameters in Simulated Reduced Gravity Conditions" in the journal Sensors. Ison is a doctoral student in the interdisciplinary health sciences doctoral...
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