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Oct 17, 2017
Campus News

UNLV is ideally placed to assist — and provide — leaders to deal with the challenges of the major urban center that is Las Vegas.


Sep 22, 2017
Business & Community

Southern Nevada Substance Use & Behavioral Health Summit brings mental health, criminal justice professionals together to educate and collaborate on critical public health issues.


DREAMR research team
Feb 26, 2016
Research

Vulnerable youth have a friend in Ramona Denby-Brinson, the 2015 Harry Reid Silver State Research Award winner.


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Jan 6, 2016
Campus News

Media headlines highlighting UNLV's success in reaching milestones surrounding academics and recruitment.


Dec 3, 2015
Campus News

From law to health to advocacy to science, UNLV professors tackle HIV prevention, education and treatment both domestically and abroad.


Ramona Denby-Brinson
Apr 27, 2015
Campus News

Ramona Denby-Brinson of the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs recognized for her work on social services, the foster system, and children’s mental health.


Nov 25, 2013
Research
Social network analysis of 460 local nonprofits in health, social services and education reveals the organizations that “make things happen."

Portrait of Ramona Denby-Brinson
Nov 1, 2013
Research

Social work professor and Lincy Institute Scholar Ramona Denby-Brinson uses research as a tool to help children who have entered the child welfare, mental health, and juvenile justice systems.


Oct 21, 2013
Research
As the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act expands mental healthcare coverage, report emphasizes increased workforce and prevention methods in Nevada.

Sep 10, 2013
Research
Nevada ranks at the bottom in attracting the funding it needs for healthcare programs. Marya Shegog of The Lincy Institute says gathering data is critical to helping our community promote healthy living while building a robust economy.

Mar 7, 2013
People
Recent political science grad Steven Washington on how Agassi Prep has rounded out his college experience, and why we should all chip in to help others.

Feb 28, 2013
People
Business major Aldrich Sinampaga explains what it means to "rescue" food and how working with a nonprofit opened his eyes to new career opportunities.

Feb 21, 2013
People
Education student Krystal LePriol explains how the Boys & Girls Club shifted her career plans, and why service learning brought new meaning to her college experience.

Feb 13, 2013
People
Engineering undergrad Mae Javier on the importance of volunteering with Opportunity Village and shattering the stigma associated with people with intellectual disabilities.