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Jun 12, 2018
Arts & Culture

A portion of the proceeds from the sale of his newly released memoir will benefit the UNLV Debbie Reynolds Performing Arts Scholarship.


sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun 6, 2018
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


Silhouette of man sitting in a dark room in front of a glowing computer screen.
Jun 5, 2018
Research

Technology carries the promise to make our lives easier, but at what price? UNLV sociologist Simon Gottschalk explains his research in a new book.


Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Jun 4, 2018
Campus News

Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.


UNLV logo sign
Jun 1, 2018
Research

Funding from National Institutes of Health will support human genetics research, develop pipeline of scientists working to make Nevada a leader in personalized medicine.


Economic chart on display
May 30, 2018
Business & Community

Event will offer a first look at CBER’s in-depth analysis of the local, regional, and national economies, and a forecast of what to expect for the rest of 2018.


children creating art
May 25, 2018
Arts & Culture

The Barrick comes alive from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday, June 22 with free workshops and music for all ages.


MIssy Young
May 22, 2018
Campus News

Technologist Missy Young will address aspiring women leaders at June 7 event.


detail of art work
May 16, 2018
Arts & Culture

Join the free opening reception at the Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art 5-8 p.m. June 2.


man in art gallery
May 14, 2018
Arts & Culture

Civin joins the college effective July 15, following eight years with the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA).


display of fruit and vegetables
May 14, 2018
Business & Community

UNLV dietitian and nutritionist offers food and beverage options to consider when the mercury rises.


UNLV professor Georgiann Davis on stage
May 9, 2018
Arts & Culture

Inspirational artists, entertainers, educators, athletes, and students headline TEDxUNLV 2018, a daylong celebration of “ideas worth spreading."


UNLV graduates at commencement
May 7, 2018
Campus News

More than 3,000 students from 37 states and 57 countries to participate in 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. ceremonies this Saturday.


close-up of artwork
May 4, 2018
Arts & Culture

The artists discuss what it means to make art in Las Vegas today.


geometric design with letter X
Apr 27, 2018
Arts & Culture

This compilation album sponsored by College of Fine Arts Dean Nancy Uscher is in celebration of UNLV's 60th anniversary.


poster with words "UNLV MFA Open Studios 2018 April 27"
Apr 24, 2018
Arts & Culture

The public is invited to visit master of fine art candidates and visit their studios where they will present recent work.


artwork detail
Apr 16, 2018
Arts & Culture

Sessions start at the top of each hour from 1 to 5 p.m.


Maxim Sonsa, electrical engineering, working on his senior project, a toaster that also butters toast.
Apr 16, 2018
Campus News

Projects include a portable wind turbine for easy power generation following natural disaster, a mobile app that helps shelter animals find families, and a hands-free thermal imaging camera for first responders.


dancers perform
Apr 12, 2018
Arts & Culture

The season ends with this collection of works choreographed by the bachelor of fine arts majors in dance performance and choreography.


Lawrence Weschler
Apr 12, 2018
Arts & Culture

Longtime New Yorker writer will explore ways art and science have been approached together, and separately, over the years.