Topic: social issues

Research | February 20, 2019
Discount stores offer a good option to both low-income and budget shoppers, UNLV research finds.
Linda L. Berger and Ann C. McGinley
Research | February 8, 2019
Boyd professors contribute to Feminist Judgments series, exploring how key legal opinions might have differed if viewed through a feminist prism.
conceptual image of Team Las Vegas' 2020 Solar Decathlon home entry
Business and Community | February 5, 2019
Students will build sustainable home of healing for military veterans as they compete against international teams in U.S. Department of Energy contest.
hydrocodone pills
Business and Community | September 26, 2018
Training Program led by UNLV addresses the shortage of professionals who are trained to recognize and treat individuals in need of care.
boy holding hand up in stop sign
Research | September 21, 2018
When toxic masculinity is part of a culture, male survivors of childhood abuse may turn to crime as a way to reclaim their masculinity.
game controller
Research | August 28, 2018
An education researcher turns to the digital realm of video games for a way to identify children’s behavioral problems in the real world.
view of Earth from the moon
Research | July 17, 2018
How the Whole Earth Catalog’s optimistic message reinvented the environmental movement in 1968
two women and a man in breezeway
Business and Community | July 17, 2018
Community graduate research assistant program connects students to the nonprofit community.
woman standing with street behind her
People | June 6, 2018
Ivet Aldaba-Valera was the first in her family to graduate from college and now she’s helping other first-generation students get to the finish line, too.
Research | April 25, 2018
The biggest barrier is getting teachers and staff on board with new strategies in school discipline.
boy with head down
Business and Community | April 6, 2018
The Boyd Law School's Juvenile Dependency Mediation program aims to keep kids and families out of the courtroom.
exterior of law building
Campus News | February 26, 2018
The 2018 lecture focuses on gender and negotiations, upending some false theories and outlining effective strategies for men and women.