Topic: graduate research

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Research | October 23, 2021

Researchers work with underage sex trafficking victims to identify new ways to assist exploited children and prevent others from entering the abuse cycle.

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Research | June 7, 2019

UNLV sociology doctoral students study how two politically polarized activist groups use social media to organize and impact legislation.

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Research | May 2, 2019

Sociology doctoral student Nick Mac Murray studies activists working to change how America views and approaches the burials of their dearly departed.

A female student wearing glasses looks at a poster describing a research project.
Campus News | March 1, 2019

Students show off their work at the annual Graduate College research forum. Bonus: Spring makes an appearance on campus.

Student John Olawepo stands in front of the UNLV bus station.
People | February 12, 2019

What do Nigeria, England, and the United States have in common? They were key marks in Ph.D. student John Olawepo’s journey to improving public health.

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Campus News | January 17, 2019

The UNLV anthropology student Trevor Pollom's research in nutrition took him to Africa as a tribe transitions to cultivated crops.

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Campus News | January 17, 2019

Master's student Henry Castillo turns personal experiences into research to help others feel empowered through public speaking.

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People | January 17, 2019

Doctoral student Bhagya De Silva traveled more than nine thousand miles to mine for better Alzheimer's Treatments.