Topic: Civic Engagement

professor in lecture class
Research | February 19, 2020
A new public communication lab is helping students, staff and community members improve their speaking skills.
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Campus News | January 31, 2020
Newest Carnegie Foundation recognition comes just one year after UNLV earns “very high research activity” status.
Professor Rob Lang
Campus News | December 10, 2019
The gift recognizes career achievements of UNLV professor Robert E. Lang; public event scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Dec. 12 in Greenspun Hall Auditorium.
A woman sits at a desk in a dark room
Campus News | November 7, 2019
MGM College Opportunity Program at UNLV offers a flexible and affordable way for the company's employees to complete their degrees.
woman in audio recording booth
Campus News | October 9, 2019
Through a new KUNV podcast, Latinx students are at the helm of creating historical content in an accessible format.
Stands stand behind the police tape of a simulated crime scene
Campus News | April 25, 2019
Urban Adventure class draws in multiple disciplines to create a uniquely detailed scenario for students.
Jim Stelk talks to three students during the Urban Adventure class.
Campus News | April 25, 2019
Urban Adventure class draws on police, social workers, actors and more to make a complex scenario come to life for Urban Affairs students.
People | November 13, 2018
Thanks to a new online bachelor's degree in urban studies, Miranda Barrie has been able to work, travel, campaign, and study on her own terms.
Katheryn "K.C." Brekken, Assistant Research Professor for the School of Public Policy and Leadership and MGM Resorts International Institute at UNLV poses in front of the Las Vegas Strip.
People | November 5, 2018
Ask this researcher about how citizens can be part of policy solutions.
woman presenting at podium
People | September 18, 2018
Communication Studies Professor Jennifer Guthrie provides strategies on how to resolve problems in the workplace.
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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.