Topic: gaming

gamblers at a casino
Arts and Culture | August 11, 2016
German historian explores how Las Vegas achieved what cities around the world have not: true distinction as a gaming destination.
Bill Eadington and Bo Bernhard
People | June 22, 2016
UNLV International Gaming Institute head Bo Bernhard named Satre Chair in Gaming Studies at University of Nevada, Reno, advancing a collaborative effort between the two institutions.
Hotel guests gamble at the slots
Research | April 20, 2016
How the old papers of an esteemed accountant and the memories of a casino legend chart the shift in the casino model.
John Lukasik
Research | March 30, 2016
UNLV supercomputer helps gaming innovation students do the math and make the pitch for a new fantasy sports game.
Andre Wilsenach
Campus News | March 4, 2016
International gaming control chief tapped to lead new initiative, which will offer first-of-its-kind research and education programs for gaming regulators worldwide.
rendering of Hospitality Hall
Business and Community | January 14, 2016
UNLV’s William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration is poised to reach $30 million fundraising goal for new academic building as groundbreaking nears.
John Nguyen deals Show Pai
Business and Community | January 5, 2016
Media coverage from 2015 highlighting research partnerships between UNLV and industry that support regional economic development.
Item from University Libraries Special Collections
Campus News | December 8, 2015
National Archives grant helps University Libraries' Special Collections Division preserve archival collections on expansion of gaming in America from 1970 to 2010.
Research | December 2, 2015
The increasing popularity of state lotteries coincides with a stagnant social mobility, according to work of the latest Eadington Fellow. Catch his free talk at 3 p.m. Dec. 3.
World Series of Poker game
Campus News | November 16, 2015
Eadington Fellow dives into UNLV's archives to examine the relationship between sports media and cultural memory in poker's main event.
John Nguyen deals cards
Campus News | November 3, 2015
Nearly two hundred attended Station Casinos' First Look Gaming Preview of five games created by UNLV students.
bookshelf and slot machine
Campus News | October 27, 2015
Five national scholars will study aspects of gaming and gambling during residencies at the University Libraries Center for Gaming Research.