Topic: hospitality

Portrait of Alexis Freudenberger master's student at the Harrah College of Hospitality
People | April 7, 2021
For as long as she can remember, Alexis Freudenberger’s life has revolved around breakfast. Now, the graduate student is learning all the tricks of the hospitality trade — and figuring out just how and where she will apply them.
Black man in suit posing in lobby
People | February 19, 2021
UNLV hospitality professor journeys through pain and shame to discover his identity.
portrait of woman in graduation cap
People | January 14, 2021
With a gaming-centered master’s degree newly in hand, UNLV Hospitality grad Margaret Simpson is bringing powerful leadership to her tribe’s Oregon casino.
Clouds hang over the Las Vegas Strip
Campus News | November 19, 2020
Reasons for hope aren't just confined to UNLV's academic halls. Here are just a few places where 2020 inspired staff and students to find new paths forward.
A woman is reflected in glass
Research | November 19, 2020
Three resort stakeholders find an equilibrium in the pandemic.
woman walking away from slot machines
Research | September 17, 2020
An expert from UNLV's International Gaming Institute explains how it differs from problem gambling.
Students walking outdoors with Hospitality Hall in background
Campus News | September 10, 2020
College receives $5 million gift from Panda Express co-founders Andrew and Peggy Cherng to support new program in rapidly growing field.
A young woman stands overlooking the Las Vegas Strip
Campus News | August 19, 2020
International Gaming Institute program shows high school students the future careers they can have in hospitality management.
A man stands in front of Greenspun Hall with his arms folded
Campus News | August 6, 2020
As shutdowns threatened internships, various programs and employers have found creative workarounds for students to gain crucial workplace experience.
A photo of the area surrounding UNLV with the Las Vegas Strip in the background
Research | July 13, 2020
UNLV researchers share lessons learned from Casino Cosmopol CEO Per Jaldung.
UNLV International Gaming Institute Logo
Business and Community | June 30, 2020
“The Big Questions: Online Gambling and Sports Wagering” will help identify a responsible path forward for policymakers and regulators nationwide.
commercial kitchen with chefs working in background
Research | June 25, 2020
A long history of discriminatory practices and a UNLV study that shows how it impacts both workers and businesses points to a need for industry-wide change.