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UNLV engineering students
Dec 27, 2017
Campus News

News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.


Oct 19, 2017
Campus News

Civil rights and Native American sovereignty rights seem to be moving toward a head on collision.


Group of indigenous women
Aug 7, 2017
Research

Drawing on community partnerships developed with Yup’ik Eskimo villagers, a new book combines research with indigenous perspectives to create a comprehensive understanding of colonialism in Alaska.


Kayla Bland, a participant in UNLV's Journey program examining a microscope slide.
Jul 31, 2017
Business and Community

UNLV is a host site for the federally-funded Journey program, which puts Native American and other minority high school students interested in health research into college labs.


Ka-Voka Jackson is working to restore native plants in the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. (Courtesy Photo)
Jun 13, 2017
Arts and Culture

Native American master's student Ka-Voka Jackson is working to protect the environment and preserve her Hualapai culture.


Gwynn Hobbs Grant speaks at a podium
Jun 1, 2017
Athletics

Former UNLV basketball player Gwynn Hobbs Grant encourages Native American youths to create their own success.


Sarah Winnemucca and Rutherford B. Hayes
Sep 29, 2016
Campus News

Historian William Bauer chronicles the expeditions of American Indian leaders to Washington D.C. in a free public talk Oct. 5.


Lee M. Hanover
May 26, 2015
Research

One of this year's Calvert Award winners for undergraduate researchers on how to avoid getting overwhelmed by massive amounts of research materials.


Laurie Arnold
Mar 16, 2015
Campus News

Historian Laurie Arnold dove into UNLV Libraries documents to learn how Native American leaders collaborated to overcome the obstacles in bringing tribal gaming to their communities.


Jan 2, 2014
Research

William Bauer Jr. and Julia Sun-Joo Lee Named Emerging Scholars Under 40 by Diverse: Issues in Higher Education Magazine.