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Anthropology Ph.D. student Cristina Tica receives prestigious Fulbright Award to fund research in Hungary during the upcoming academic year.
Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Funding from National Institutes of Health will support human genetics research, develop pipeline of scientists working to make Nevada a leader in personalized medicine.
A nursing researcher helps those affected by violent crimes receive quality, equitable assistance from the law enforcement, medical, and justice systems.
A first-of-its-kind book provides faculty with tools to help students understand — and maybe even surmount — threshold concepts.
Vegas native Bo Bernhard’s research on the city’s top industry, hospitality and gaming, informs billion-dollar business decisions around the world and closer to home.
This neuroscientist joined UNLV to discover how DNA contributes to disease development or prevention.
The largest study of its kind found mothers who consumed their placenta passed on no harm to their newborn babies.
Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.
With the Supreme Court's pending sports gambling decision, states are already prepping for legalization.
Nevada undergraduate research journal offers UNLV students the opportunity to promote their research and boost their resumes.
Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.
UNLV study shows frog embryos can fully regrow their eyes after injury, debunking a belief that they can’t.
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Research And Economic Development In The News
Back when I worked security in an Atlantic City casino, patrons would often ask me, “Which slot machine is the one that’s going to hit?” My usual response was, “If I knew that, I wouldn’t be working here anymore,” followed by a knowing chuckle. Never failed to get at least a smile in return.
With a new $11.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, UNLV wants to help the country move to a more data-driven approach to medicine.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas was awarded a $11.4 million federal grant to further its research in the the emerging field of personalized medicine.
Carnegie Mellon University announced the launch of what it says is the nation's first bachelor's degree in artificial intelligence, which the Pittsburgh institution hopes will extend its brand as a computer science training hub. The private research institution, which already offers nearly a dozen courses with AI theory and practical training, built the degree program's curriculum around mathematics, computational modeling and statistics, among other topics.
It was a brief moment near the end of another Nevada Gaming Commission meeting.
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