Topic: child development

two women and child reading books on a blanket outdoors
Business and Community | July 14, 2020

Kids bored by your book selections? Get them reading this summer with this easy guide from the UNLV Teacher Development and Resources Library.

woman at desk
People | September 7, 2018

Do children raised by male caregivers have different perceptions of gender as a result of who raised them? This psychology major spent her summer exploring the question.

game controller
Research | August 28, 2018

An education researcher turns to the digital realm of video games for a way to identify children’s behavioral problems in the real world.

child on a tablet device
Research | July 18, 2017

Benjamin Burroughs studies how new media industries channel children’s attention.

Gary Ackerman
Campus News | October 5, 2016

With the Ackerman Center, families in Las Vegas Valley finally now have one place to turn to for comprehensive autism care.

Business and Community | January 5, 2012

UNLV student outreach effort hopes to head off adult obesity by starting with preschool education

Student conducting a science experiment
Business and Community | June 16, 2011

The UNLV VISIONS Summer Institute ignites enthusiasm in local elementary teachers about science.

Mom holding her pregnant belly
Research | January 11, 2011

UNLV working with local nonprofits and churches to lead pregnancy prevention program.