Topic: Nevada history

view of LDS temple and Las Vegas cityscape
Research | January 27, 2021
BYU professor presents Eadington lecture on the research he uncovered at UNLV Libraries.
A man sits in front of wall-to-wall bookshelves
People | October 21, 2020
Achievement in Service Award winner Michael Green is UNLV's resident expert in all things Silver State.
Roosevelt en route to the dedication of Boulder Dam
Campus News | September 21, 2020
Historian explores the moments that Nevadans have had the greatest influence on national elections.
Interior of Grand Canyon with individual looking at rocks
Research | May 1, 2020
Las Vegas Valley rock layer matches that of a famous interval of rocks at the Grand Canyon; findings reported in the journal Geology.
image of desert mountains
People | November 15, 2018
Susan Lee Johnson will serve as first endowed chair in Liberal Arts; position will elevate history program to leader in the study of the Intermountain West.
man in law library
Research | August 16, 2018
Professor Michael Bowers on writing the essential textbook on Nevada's political scoundrels and budget battles.
desert mountain landscape
Research | June 4, 2018
UNLV history professor Michael Green on why the state became a magnet for federal projects.
Henry Kronberg
Arts and Culture | January 10, 2018
UNLV experts lead discussions during annual Las Vegas Jewish Film Festival Jan. 13-28
snow at fremont street
Arts and Culture | December 22, 2017
Snow is a near-magical experience in Las Vegas, preserved in photos long after the snow melts. Here are a few of our favorites from the UNLV archives.
gallery
Campus News | November 15, 2017
Campus invited to celebration and exhibit tour Thursday, Nov. 16.
Len Jessup, Harry Reid and Jon Huntsman Sr.
Campus News | November 15, 2017
Faculty hire, expected as early as Fall 2018, will further position UNLV history department as leader in the study of the Intermountain West.
two women looking at art exhibit
Arts and Culture | August 30, 2017
History professor finds the humanity in a Barrick Museum exhibit meditating on the minutiae of atomic testing history.