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Criminal justice professor Gillian Pinchevsky on how you can empower yourself to empower survivors of interpersonal violence.
Inaugural giving event wrapped up as hundreds of people joined the Arts Walk. Bonus: See who got a pie in the face during #RebelsGive.
Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Alumna of the Year Judy Tudor had her priorities reorganized because someone took the time to be kind.
Graduate College Alumnus of the Year Michael Gordon got a big boost when he was new in this country.
The Rotary Club made it possible for Achievement in Service Award winner Michael Gordon to come to UNLV. Now he's giving back to the city.
The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.
UNLV students and staff share their heartache and hope as the Oct. 1 shooting anniversary approaches.
Criminal justice students gather public opinion on law enforcement use of drones and body-worn cameras before and after the Oct. 1 shooting.
Training Program led by UNLV addresses the shortage of professionals who are trained to recognize and treat individuals in need of care.
In the wake of the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV academics found new avenues for study. In the process, they’re helping our community explore the issues and heal from the trauma.
When toxic masculinity is part of a culture, male survivors of childhood abuse may turn to crime as a way to reclaim their masculinity.
Researchers work with underage sex trafficking victims to identify new ways to assist exploited children and prevent others from entering the abuse cycle.
Communication Studies Professor Jennifer Guthrie provides strategies on how to resolve problems in the workplace.
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Urban Affairs In The News
Nevada voters are about to weigh in on a governor’s race that’s closer than any has been in decades, with implications for the health care of hundreds of thousands of people and the future of public education.
“BAD THINGS are going to happen. It’s how you respond to them that shows your true sense of community... and this community is strong.” — Aaron Rouse, FBI Special Agent In Charge, Las Vegas, Nev.
UNLV professor Stephen Bates is one of three legal experts who filed a petition in federal court in Washington, D.C., on Friday asking for a decades-old Watergate document to be made public.
A question has loomed over Washington: What will the special counsel, Robert S. Mueller III, do when he wraps up his investigation into whether the Trump campaign conspired with Russia and whether President Trump obstructed justice?
Ivet Aldaba-Valera was the first person in her family to graduate from both high school and college. The 33-year-old UNLV lecturer is now pursuing her Ph. D in public policy at the school and has used her degree in social work to engage with the young Latino and Latina community of Las Vegas.
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