Topic: hospitality and tourism

Five businessmen
People | January 4, 2018
UNLV's hospitality school alumni work in all corners of the industry. Here are just a few stellar standouts in food and beverage.
Group of five women
Campus News | November 16, 2017
The William F. Harrah College of Hospitality is celebrating its 50th anniversary with stories of graduates from all walks of life. Here, we celebrate women at the top of the industry.
UNLV gaming institute sign
Business and Community | November 8, 2017
International Gaming Institute reports are among the most comprehensive studies any jurisdiction has had available for use prior to integrated resort implementation.
travel review website
Research | September 27, 2017
Sarah Tanford’s research through simulated online review sites demonstrates the impact consumer opinion can have on the service industry.
UNLV students evaluate wheelchair friendliness at Red Rock National Conservation Area
Business and Community | June 15, 2017
UNLV students help find the friendliest facilities for the travelers with mobility limitations in Las Vegas.
casino skyline during sunset
Business and Community | June 5, 2017
First-of-its-kind Young Executive Scholars experience to enhance pipeline of homegrown hospitality talent in Las Vegas.
Illustration of several people playing video games
Business and Community | April 3, 2017
Esports is moving from huddles around a computer to becoming the next big spectator sport — and resorts are betting that it’ll bring Millennials into casinos.
Brett Abarbanel stands in front of slot machines
Business and Community | April 3, 2017
The relationship between resorts, eSports and the Gaming Control Board is still being fleshed out. UNLV researchers are right there to examine these emerging paradigms.
James Busser and Wen Chang
Research | January 19, 2017
James Busser and Wen Chang provide resorts with the insights they need to keep star employees.
Las Vegas strip
Research | November 17, 2016
Chih-Chien Chen’s research explores why consumers ‘seal the deal’ on hotel rooms when they do.
Anthony Gatling
Research | October 26, 2016
Anthony Gatling measures ‘workplace spirituality’ to gauge hospitality employee satisfaction.
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.