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Political scientist Tiffiany Howard explains the causes and potential effects of the thousands of people fleeing Syria’s ongoing civil war.
UNLV played host to the third and final presidential debate of the 2016 election. Our favorite news stories capturing the preparation, the big day, and beyond.
From a med school on the rise to the world tuning into the Thomas & Mack — 10 moments that marked our year.
The Oct. 19 debate at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center was the third most watched in history, attracting more than 71 million television viewers.
Hosting the final presidential debate helped put UNLV on the map for prospective students.
The best summation of the presidential debate experience: "No one treated me like a student. For a couple of hours, I felt like a professional."
Debate creates opportunity for the IT teams for the campus and the Thomas & Mack to expand skills and work together.
Preparing for one of the biggest days in UNLV history took coordination with multiple law enforcement agencies.
With 5,000 journalists on campus to cover the debate, the UNLV media relations crew was on their toes for months to help keep the university front-and-center during coverage.
A Chaparral High senior was surprised in class with a $1,000 scholarship to UNLV.
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Multimedia: 2016 debate
The Presidential Debate offered a fantastic opportunity to put our campus experts in front of the camera. Here's who we captured doing interviews.
The Presidential Debate offered the whole community a chance to be part of the political spectacle. Here are a few images of those who came to make a statement.
Scenes from Presidential Debate watch events on campus.
With CNN and MSNBC setting up stages along our academic malls, walking campus on Debate Day was a much different experience.
Carlos leads Consolidated Students of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (CSUN), an organization representing 23,000 undergraduates.
An expert on American politics, campaigns and elections and public policy.
An expert on politics, elections, and the American party system.
An international expert in water policy.