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International Gaming Institute

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Dec 6, 2018
People

Two-time UNLV alumnus Andrew Baca has done a little bit of everything in his career … except let setbacks stand in the way.


Sociology doctoral student Marta Soligo poses at Montelago Village at Lake Las Vegas
Dec 4, 2018
Research

A native of Italy, Marta Soligo researches the Italian "flavor" of some Southern Nevada tourist attractions.


The demolition of the Dunes casino
Oct 25, 2018
UNLV History

Some of the major milestones of a driving force behind developments on the Las Vegas Strip and beyond.


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Oct 3, 2018
Research

Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.


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Aug 8, 2018
Research

The challenges of restricting offshore gaming create headaches for governments around the world.


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Jul 23, 2018
Research

IGI reports offered analysis for officials, business leaders on gaming regulation and ways to balance growing tourism market while minimizing social costs.


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Jul 6, 2018
Business and Community

Take the journey into career possibilities with the local high school students at this summer’s Young Executive Scholars Hospitality and Tourism Program. [Photo Essay]


A collage of photos showing a group of 20 students smiling at the camera as well as empty rows of seats in a theatre with a multimedia production on stage.
Jun 15, 2018
Campus News

Local students get hands-on experience in the hospitality industry through the Young Executive Scholars program. Bonus: A preview of TEDxUNLV.


A woman plays chuck-a-luck
Jun 6, 2018
Research

As gaming proliferates nationwide, what becomes of women who become addicted, and turn to crime? An Eadington Fellow aims to find out.


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May 10, 2018
Research

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.


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Apr 6, 2018
Campus News

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


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Mar 19, 2018
Business and Community
Unique program boosts student entrepreneurship in the gaming technology industry.

Two photos showing esports co-founder Milo Ocampo raising the championship trophy above his head surrounded by teammates as well as a stage with six computers on each side battling it out in League of Legends.
Mar 12, 2018
Campus News

At the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown, UNLV’s 8-bit esports team made history by winning the championship.


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Mar 7, 2018
Campus News

Some of the best teams in collegiate gaming will meet as UNLV’s "8-Bit Esports" takes on Boise State in the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown.