Topic: academics

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.
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Campus News | October 16, 2018
Growing demand drives growth in online courses. Here are the people and tools helping faculty cross the digital divide.
students walking into building
Research | October 1, 2018
UNLV Academic Success Center staff use their research to improve their student services.
Honors College signage
Research | September 21, 2018
The Research & Creative Honors Program helps UNLV undergrads prepare for graduate research work.
animatronic character asking "What's Next?"
Campus News | September 13, 2018
The future of education is in programs — like UNLV's entertainment engineering and design — that reach beyond traditional academic disciplines to broaden the way students think.
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People | September 12, 2018
Here's how alumni of UNLV's unique program are marrying the creative pursuits of fine arts with the technical know-how of engineering.
A collage of images showing a student biking down a busy campus sidewalk, surrounded by green trees. Another student poses in a residence hall with a sign that says "First Day of School 13th Grade."
Campus News | August 31, 2018
Rebels share their excitement during the first week of classes. Bonus: A look at the 23rd annual Premier UNLV.
two young men studying with laptops
Campus News | August 21, 2018
Digital Learning Innovation Showcase highlights how traditional universities navigate the digital age.
Two students practice swordfighting
Campus News | June 14, 2018
From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.
A collage of images featuring a male student in front of a whiteboard with equations as well as a desk filled with notebooks, pens, paper, a calculator, sunglasses, and other study materials.
Campus News | May 4, 2018
We've (almost) made it to the end of another semester. Take a look at what Rebels were up to during study week.
woman with flute
Arts and Culture | November 14, 2017
Against all odds, doctoral student Dafne Guevara created Panama’s first flute festival to inspire others to achieve.
Research | November 9, 2017
A unique teaching model at UNLV engages students in the classroom and empowers them beyond it.