Topic: Hospitality Research

woman with motion blur of color around her
People | October 8, 2019
A breakthrough research project landed hospitality undergrad Jasmine Nemati a top-tier journal credit and the experience of a lifetime.
A man in a colorful shirt holds a cigar at a bar in Havana, Cuba.
Research | July 25, 2019
Hospitality professor Tony Henthorne traces decades of tumult due to tourism fluctuations in Cuba.
Reel slot machine on casino floor
Research | July 12, 2019
As casino operators optimize the house advantage, a new UNLV study contradicts long-held beliefs about a player’s ability to detect differences in how much – and how often – a slot machine pays.
two women at resort property
Research | October 3, 2018
Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.
Beth Wi waves to robot Pepper
Campus News | January 30, 2018
Grad students present their best work at annual Inspiration, Innovation, Impact showcase on Feb. 2.
travel review website
Research | September 27, 2017
Sarah Tanford’s research through simulated online review sites demonstrates the impact consumer opinion can have on the service industry.
Las Vegas strip
Research | November 17, 2016
Chih-Chien Chen’s research explores why consumers ‘seal the deal’ on hotel rooms when they do.
Anthony Gatling
Research | October 26, 2016
Anthony Gatling measures ‘workplace spirituality’ to gauge hospitality employee satisfaction.
Dina Zemke
Research | October 6, 2016
Discharge delays and bickering staff among the issues that compromise patient satisfaction, according to hotel administration professor Dina Zemke.
John Lukasik
Research | March 30, 2016
UNLV supercomputer helps gaming innovation students do the math and make the pitch for a new fantasy sports game.
Las Vegas strip
Research | October 7, 2015
UNLV professor Bo Bernhard — a keynote speaker for UNLV Research Week Oct. 12-16 — explains how the science of intelligence bends in the direction of UNLV.
Research | November 4, 2014
New study finds no causal relationship between Internet use and problem gambling.