Topic: gaming

Taylor Ross and Mark Yoseloff play blackjack
Campus News | August 5, 2015
UNLV’s Center for Gaming Innovation students break into competitive casino industry with new ideas for games.
UNLV signage with palm tree in background
Campus News | June 25, 2015
Southern Nevada industries are expanding, unemployment is down sharply, and visitor volume is trending up, according to biannual economic report.
rendering of Hospitality Hall
Campus News | June 23, 2015
Momentum continues on fundraising for Harrah Hotel College building with $2.5 million gifts from MGM Resorts International, Boyd Gaming and Station Casinos.
Lawrence Mower
People | May 20, 2015
Lawrence Mower jumped into journalism just as newsrooms were cutting back. That gave the young reporter a chance to dig into the numbers to expose corruption in public agencies.
The Compleat Gamester
Research | May 12, 2015
When did society start linking problem gambling to the concept of addiction? Medical historian Celeste Chamberland discusses the origins in the May 14 Eadington Fellows lecture.
Swimming pool scene at the Riviera Hotel
Arts and Culture | May 6, 2015
The vast archives within University Libraries preserve the history of the now-shuttered casino. Su Kim Chung, head of special collections public services, offers a peek inside.
UNLV History | April 9, 2014
How did Nevada become a world leader in gaming? Expert David Schwartz picks out the key dates that changed our state's biggest industry.
Dr. Mark Yoseloff poses behind gaming table
Campus News | April 25, 2013
Donation from gaming industry leader Mark Yoseloff will help students take gaming ideas from the classroom to the casino.
Research | April 2, 2013
UNLV's Center for Gaming Research dispels some of the more enduring misconceptions about gambling.
Research | December 3, 2012
Second report from UNLV International Gaming Institute examines crime impacts of a casino-resort in Greater Toronto Area.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | October 15, 2012
Six scholars have been selected to complete residencies at UNLV Special Collections as part of its Gaming Research Fellows Program for the 2012-2013 academic year. More than two dozen fellowships have been awarded since the program began in 2007.
Campus News | August 21, 2012
A collection of news stories from 2012 highlighting UNLV's key role in Nevada's economic recovery.