Topic: public policy

Greenspun Hall
Business and Community | December 15, 2017
Co-chaired by Sen. Harry Reid and Speaker John Boehner, board includes high profile experts who will direct bipartisan, research-based public policy solutions.
Body camera on police officer.
Research | November 27, 2017
Study conducted for U.S. Dept. of Justice by UNLV Center for Crime and Justice Policy, non-profit research organization CNA, and Las Vegas Metro Police.
Three people in office
Campus News | November 17, 2017
Led by a passionate team of student attorneys and staff, the UNLV Immigration Clinic shines rays of hope on young clients in dire need of legal — and emotional — support.
man in front of Las Vegas City Hall
Research | November 1, 2017
With partisan gridlock at the higher levels, cities like Las Vegas will be the new leaders in innovative government.
Tubes containing cannabis
Business and Community | April 25, 2017
UNLV alumni tell us why they took a chance on Nevada’s budding marijuana industry.
student-to-counselor ratio: 508-to-1
Research | April 5, 2017
Education policy experts stress the importance of access to mental health care in schools as counseling professions categorized as “bright outlook” occupations for workforce development.
Illustration of several people playing video games
Business and Community | April 3, 2017
Esports is moving from huddles around a computer to becoming the next big spectator sport — and resorts are betting that it’ll bring Millennials into casinos.
Brett Abarbanel stands in front of slot machines
Business and Community | April 3, 2017
The relationship between resorts, eSports and the Gaming Control Board is still being fleshed out. UNLV researchers are right there to examine these emerging paradigms.
preschoolers excercise
Research | March 29, 2017
Education policy experts explore why Nevada must prioritize STEM educational experiences for all children, and why waiting until kindergarten is too late.
Several childrens backpacks hanging on the wall
Research | March 22, 2017
Education policy experts explore how growing the pool of high-quality, diverse teachers benefits students and the state alike.
Scene at a job fair
Business and Community | March 15, 2017
Innovative funding programs, policies to promote post-secondary education will help Nevada keep pace.
Erika Torres teaches a fifth-grader
Business and Community | March 8, 2017
Education policy experts explore how to grow interest among students in highly technical industries and what that means for Nevada’s economy.