Topic: Civic Engagement

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People | September 8, 2021
Communication studies major Saha Salahi awarded Nevada's first John Lewis Youth Leadership Award.
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People | August 11, 2021
Brookings Mountain West and Lincy Institute's Caitlin Saladino's work helping fuel undergraduate research earns her UNLV's Top Tier Award.
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Business and Community | May 19, 2021
University's "We Need to Talk" virtual discussion series returns May 27.
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People | May 12, 2021
After leaving college to enter the hospitality industry, Clay Hartley took advantage of a program through MGM Resorts International to finally earn his degree.
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Research | May 11, 2021
UNLV journalism professor Michael Easter explores how people can experience happier, healthier lives in new book.
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People | May 10, 2021
HOPE Scholar Theresa Butler earns her bachelor's and dives into public policy based on her experience.
Vanessa McConnell sitting in a radio control booth
People | March 26, 2021
Nontraditional student Vanessa McConnell forging a path to bring diversity to sports broadcasting.
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Research | March 9, 2021
UNLV social media expert Natalie Pennington shares the top 10 takeaways of research on the impact of video chats, email, online gaming, and other communication tech on stress, loneliness, and relationships.
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People | February 16, 2021
Public Policy professor Jayce Farmer stresses the importance of looking at how and why your local government is spending taxpayer money.
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People | February 5, 2021
Alumna puts communication, law degrees to work while co-founding new firm.
Claytee White seated with "We Need to Talk" on TV screen behind her
Business and Community | January 28, 2021
The series, sponsored by UNLV Libraries and the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, will be live-streamed by UNLV TV.
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Arts and Culture | December 30, 2020
A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.