Topic: education - higher ed

students holding protest signs
Research | December 20, 2018
UNLV professor Federick J. Ngo on how tuition waivers opened doors for undocumented students — and what other states could learn from the Golden State's policy.
Silhouette of businesswoman with briefcase standing in doorway
Research | May 11, 2018
A first-of-its-kind book provides faculty with tools to help students understand — and maybe even surmount — threshold concepts.
children at a science presentation
Business and Community | September 26, 2017
As the rest of the country becomes as diverse as Las Vegas, UNLV is creating better-than-best practices for our next generation of kids.
Eshani Lee
Research | May 19, 2017
Doctoral candidate Eshani Lee’s research ensures college chemistry knowledge doesn’t get lost in translation.
student Alexis Hilts and assistant professor Matt Bernacki
Research | May 5, 2017
Undergrad Alexis Hilts will present her honors thesis at the American Psychological Association's national conference.
A high school student explores a project
Campus News | May 2, 2017
UNLV mines its own grade books to ensure students aren’t weeded out of STEM classes.
Scene at a job fair
Business and Community | March 15, 2017
Innovative funding programs, policies to promote post-secondary education will help Nevada keep pace.
visitors look at Shakespeare’s First Folio
Campus News | January 3, 2017
A collection of news stories from 2016 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.
silhouette of student walking on campus during sunset
Research | August 23, 2016
Education professor Stefani Relles on how paying for a college education is progressively harder, especially for low-income and minority students.
Naweed Yusufzai hugs another student
Business and Community | December 29, 2015
A collection of 2015 headlines featuring UNLV outreach to the surrounding community.
Brian Sandoval
Campus News | December 8, 2015
UNLV College of Education’s first Summit on Nevada Education draws local, state, and national stakeholders for idea swap on improved education.
closeup of a person using a calculator with a keyboard and mouse to the side
Campus News | January 21, 2015
UNLV removing some of the stumbling blocks for getting students interested in the science and engineering fields. The key: Get 'em while they're young.