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Ranita Ray
Jun 15, 2018
Campus News

Assistant sociology professor Ranita Ray says black and brown youth are not social problems and their futures are worthy of investment.


Two students practice swordfighting
Jun 14, 2018
Campus News

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.


Portrait Christina Tica
Jun 13, 2018
Campus News

Anthropology Ph.D. student Cristina Tica receives prestigious Fulbright Award to fund research in Hungary during the upcoming academic year.


portrait of woman
Jun 13, 2018
People

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.


sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun 6, 2018
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


Silhouette of man sitting in a dark room in front of a glowing computer screen.
Jun 5, 2018
Research

Technology carries the promise to make our lives easier, but at what price? UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk explains his research in a new book.


Grad cap with UNLV logo
Jun 5, 2018
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


desert mountain landscape
Jun 4, 2018
Research

UNLV history professor Michael Green on why the state became a magnet for federal projects.


Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Jun 4, 2018
Campus News

Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.


Portrait Javon Johnson
May 29, 2018
People

Like a poetry verse, the artist-turned-academic said he’s most daring when he lets life flow.


hallway sign for counseling
May 25, 2018
People

Michelle Paul, director of The PRACTICE, offers tips on when to seek mental health support and why it matters, especially during Mental Health Awareness Month.


MIssy Young
May 22, 2018
Campus News

Technologist Missy Young will address aspiring women leaders at June 7 event.


UNLV students in caps and gowns celebrating commencement
May 9, 2018
People

UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.


woman outside
May 9, 2018
People

DiBenedetto came from New York to study with leading professors and live in a different part of the country. “And Las Vegas is that,” she said.