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Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Jul 20, 2017
Research

Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.


Jul 19, 2017
People

UNLV School of Medicine's inaugural class prepare for first day as med students in stethoscope ceremony.


child on a tablet device
Jul 18, 2017
Research

Benjamin Burroughs studies how new media industries channel children’s attention.


UNLV Performing Arts Center logo on a window
Jul 14, 2017
Arts & Culture

Get your tickets now for a season that promises to be different, daring, and diverse!


stethoscope
Jul 13, 2017
Research

The Mountain West Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network helps 13 universities support the faculty and research that will improve human health in seven states.


UNLV professor Alyssa Crittenden with members of the Hadza of Tanzania.
Jul 11, 2017
Campus News

UNLV joint study finds that elusive sleep patterns as humans age may have evolved to ensure safety.


esports gaming arena
Jul 11, 2017
Research

Card players, sports bettors and pool hustlers used to be the only ones playing games professionally. Now esports joins the fray.


Nursing professor Jay Tan
Jul 11, 2017
Research

Nursing professor Jay Tan uses pharmacogenetics to unlock the medications and dosages that work for a patient's individual genetic makeup.


ariel view of campus
Jun 27, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV's community engagement office fosters collaboration with entities throughout Southern Nevada for the betterment of both.


Gold Butte National Monument Petroglyphs
Jun 22, 2017
Business & Community

Sociology-based program connects students to community issues and social justice causes.


Kinesiology professor Brach Poston
Jun 21, 2017
Research

Brach Poston's research on electrical stimulation shows promise for Parkinson's patients.


Graduate student Schuyler Roberson presents to class
Jun 20, 2017
Business & Community

Participants in the School of Public Policy’s Grantwell course make big-money decisions to help local nonprofits


Governor Brian Sandoval signs legislation
Jun 16, 2017
Campus News

Plus: Rebels around the world show their spirit.


Erika Schumacher at Red Rock Canyon
Jun 16, 2017
People

Erika Schumacher leans on her experiences as a chief ranger of public lands to coordinate the UNLV emergency crisis management program.