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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.

In This Series

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Business and Community | October 26, 2017
UNLV Libraries partners with area museums to preserve the stories and artifacts related to the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
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Campus News | January 9, 2018
From tragedy comes strength.
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Campus News | June 27, 2018
Donors step up to support UNLV programs that serve the community in the aftermath of October 1 shooting.
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Campus News | September 25, 2018
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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Research | September 26, 2018
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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People | September 27, 2018
Karessa Royce, a UNLV hospitality major and Oct. 1 survivor, speaks out on her own terms.
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People | September 28, 2018
UNLV students and staff share their heartache and hope as the Oct. 1 shooting anniversary approaches.
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Research | September 28, 2018
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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Campus News | October 1, 2018
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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Arts and Culture | October 2, 2018
The Barrick Museum's D.K. Sole on UNLV's role in ensuring that "we never forget."