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Oct. 1: Lessons and Reflections

The Las Vegas shooting tragedy left an indelible mark on our community and our campus. A year later, we're still healing and learning.

Campus News  |  Sep 28, 2018  |  UNLV News Center
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Sep 25, 2018
Campus News

In the wake of the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV academics found new avenues for study. In the process, they’re helping our community explore the issues and heal from the trauma.


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Oct 1, 2018
Campus News

In the days after the Oct. 1 tragedy, UNLV mental health experts helped hundreds deal with the trauma. Three of them share their insights.


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Oct 2, 2018
Arts and Culture

The Barrick Museum's D.K. Sole on UNLV's role in ensuring that "we never forget."


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Sep 27, 2018
People

Karessa Royce, a UNLV hospitality major and Oct. 1 survivor, speaks out on her own terms.


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Sep 26, 2018
Research

Criminal justice students gather public opinion on law enforcement use of drones and body-worn cameras before and after the Oct. 1 shooting.


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Sep 28, 2018
Research

After the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV researcher Stephen Benning found increases in stress and gratitude. Here, he shares perspective on his findings.


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Sep 28, 2018
People

UNLV students and staff share their heartache and hope as the Oct. 1 shooting anniversary approaches.


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Jun 27, 2018
Campus News

Donors step up to support UNLV programs that serve the community in the aftermath of October 1 shooting.


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Oct 26, 2017
Business and Community

UNLV Libraries partners with area museums to preserve the stories and artifacts related to the mass shooting in Las Vegas.


Attendees at UNLV football game
Jan 9, 2018
Campus News

From tragedy comes strength.