Topic: hospitality and tourism

Research | October 29, 2020
The thrill of celebrity encounters doesn't end with their deaths, according to UNLV tourism researcher Marta Soligo.
Jerry Vallen
UNLV History | August 3, 2020
In a 2017 interview, Jerry Vallen, founding dean of the Hospitality College, looked back at the early days of the school.
Research | April 7, 2020
UNLV researcher Marta Soligo on the impact of the coronavirus on tourism and why it matters.
entrance to conference venue
Research | March 24, 2020
Governments and workers in sexualized tourism venues can partner to protect workers through code of conduct policies.
This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses.
Campus News | March 10, 2020
As coronavirus concerns grow, UNLV researchers available to provide expertise.
A man in a colorful shirt holds a cigar at a bar in Havana, Cuba.
Research | July 25, 2019
Hospitality professor Tony Henthorne traces decades of tumult due to tourism fluctuations in Cuba.
Reel slot machine on casino floor
Research | July 12, 2019
As casino operators optimize the house advantage, a new UNLV study contradicts long-held beliefs about a player’s ability to detect differences in how much – and how often – a slot machine pays.
A video game controller and keyboard used in an esports game.
Research | May 8, 2019
UNLV gaming researcher explores the potential impacts of cheating in a burgeoning industry.
Aron Kock demonstrates his blackjack variant to two onlookers at a gaming convention.
People | February 20, 2019
Native Aruban Aron Kock found inspiration to come to the UNLV Center for Gaming Innovation in a pile of mango leaves.
Caesars Palace sportsbook
Campus News | February 12, 2019
From sports to themed casinos, UNLV researchers push the boundaries of hospitality scholarship.
Tim Durnford poses in front of UNLV's Hospitality College.
People | January 28, 2019
A hospitality professional through and through, Tim Durnford has built his career on tackling new challenges and building great teams.
tourists on Las Vegas Strip
Research | January 11, 2019
Eadington lecture explores how local governments around the country can balance security and hospitality in their venues.