Chris L. Heavey In The News

The Nevada Independent
June 27, 2022
Vickie Shields is the provost at Nevada State College, by far the fastest growing higher education institution in Nevada over the last decade. Enrollment more than doubled between 2015 and 2020, surging from around 3,500 students to more than 7,200.
AV Network
May 23, 2022
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas added another flavor of classrooms to its classroom ecosystem.
K.L.A.S. T.V. 8 News Now
January 13, 2022
While the numbers of people infected by the new variant of the virus increase, university students prepare for the start of a new two-month period in person.
K.L.A.S. T.V. 8 News Now
January 13, 2022
As the number of omicron cases increases in Nevada, college students are preparing to return to class next week for a new semester.
Sparks Tribune
December 27, 2021
Despite more than a year and a half of fiscal and academic chaos spurred by the pandemic, two Nevada universities are set to maintain their status as Carnegie “R1” research universities under a preliminary classification announced late Wednesday.
El Tiempo
December 23, 2021
Nevada public universities allow students who are not fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to enroll in spring classes after a state legislative board refused to make an emergency mandate permanent.
Las Vegas Review Journal
December 23, 2021
Nevada’s public colleges and universities are allowing students who aren’t fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to register for spring classes after a state legislative board refused to make permanent an emergency mandate.
The Nevada Independent
December 17, 2021
Despite more than a year and a half of fiscal and academic chaos spurred by the pandemic, two Nevada universities are set to maintain their status as Carnegie “R1” research universities under a preliminary classification announced late Wednesday.