Topic: Nevada history

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.

Doom Towns cover
Research | November 16, 2016

UNLV professor Andy Kirk's "Doom Towns" takes a ground-level view of ground zero, and presents it in the form of graphic novel about Las Vegas' position in the atomic firmament.

Nevada
Campus News | October 18, 2016

Professor Michael Green offers a history lesson in how to say the state's name.

David Damore
Campus News | October 13, 2016

Political science professor David Damore is one of UNLV's go-to sources for context on the state’s hot-button issues.

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

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

Voting line
Business and Community | September 20, 2016

Political science professor David Damore on how just a few Nevada votes can turn an entire election.

Hotel guests gamble at the slots
Research | April 20, 2016

How the old papers of an esteemed accountant and the memories of a casino legend chart the shift in the casino model.