UNLV In The News

Sample recent stories to find out how UNLV is covered in national and local media outlets.

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January 20, 2021
UNLV will no longer use the Hey Reb! mascot for its sports teams but will continue to use the Rebels nickname.
January 20, 2021
UNLV is retiring the Hey Reb! mascot, but retaining its Rebels nickname, university president E. Keith Whitfield announced Tuesday afternoon.
January 20, 2021
Las Vegas Sands (LVS) could soon embrace online gaming despite long-time opposition from CEO Sheldon Adelson, who died on Jan. 11, industry experts said.
January 19, 2021
North Las Vegas is planning to expand its municipal court to offer diversionary programs that will focus on rehabilitation for those accused of low-level crimes.
January 19, 2021
Even in years without a global pandemic, catastrophic weather events, and other 2020 phenomena, many people find the holidays stressful, exhausting, or depressing. According to the American Psychological Association, 44% of women and 33% of men surveyed feel stressed during the holidays. The holiday blues strike people experiencing the forced joyfulness and expectations of the season.
January 19, 2021
There’s an unanswered question at the heart of the current political climate: Have Republicans won elections in the past four years because of President Donald Trump’s influence or in spite of him?
January 19, 2021
Nevada hospitality employees are in the fast lane to receive a COVID-19 vaccine but face a long line before it’s their turn.
January 19, 2021
With unemployment rates through the roof, and a virus that still cannot be controlled, the recovery plan in the field of health and the economy are two of the first challenges that must be faced, decisively, by the president-elect, Joe Biden. From Las Vegas, Adriana Arévalo for the Voice of America with the information.
January 19, 2021
In Gov. Steve Sisolak's executive budget, total expenditures, including all funding source for the 2021-2023 biennium make up a total of $27.1 billion. This is an increase of $1.3 billion or 5.1% over the current biennium.

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