Topic: Research

black keyboard with package of Clorox wipes in foreground
Research | April 2, 2020
UNLV microbiologist Brian Hedlund on the science of germs, where they like to lurk, and how to effectively get rid of them.
illustration of gas pump with bats flying around
Research | April 1, 2020
Social media may have changed the medium, but the stories are often the same as people process the uncertainty and fear of pandemics.
Man on rock gazing at lighthouse in the ocean with storm, thunder, lightening and waves in dark
Research | March 26, 2020
UNLV management professor Payal Sharma and mindset expert James Silvas explore ways trauma can provide opportunities and shape us.
hand washing
Research | March 24, 2020
What to do if a family member is exposed.
entrance to conference venue
Research | March 24, 2020
Governments and workers in sexualized tourism venues can partner to protect workers through code of conduct policies.
kid lounging
Research | March 19, 2020
Childhood anxiety expert Mirae Fornander offers advice to keep things chill through change.
woman rubbing eyes
Research | March 19, 2020
Advice from UNLV experts on breaking the itch-scratch cycle that leads to the spread of germs.
four friends arguing
Research | March 17, 2020
UNLV communication professor Emma Bloomfield on breaking through scientific misinformation
crowds outside downtown casinos
Research | March 10, 2020
It's complicated, says UNLV public health professor Brian Labus.
two people shaking hands
Research | March 6, 2020
Do you turn your back when someone offers you a hand, a kiss or a hug? Public health professor Brian Labus
image of person crossing street at crosswalk
Research | February 26, 2020
New UNLV study finds that drivers of flashy cars are less likely to yield for pedestrians.
professor in lecture class
Research | February 19, 2020
A new public communication lab is helping students, staff and community members improve their speaking skills.