Topic: Research

Librarian and student in an instructional session
Research | October 5, 2018
A national, multi-institutional study finds that academic library instruction helps keep undergraduates in school.
gloved hand squirting liquid from syringe onto a petri dish
Research | October 4, 2018
The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.
illustration
Research | October 4, 2018
UNLV engineers developed a team of drones that detect radioactivity in areas where it’s unsafe or unfeasible for other trackers to go.
Eric Fries
Research | October 4, 2018
Archaeologist Eric Fries digs deep into the Maya civilization.
Shaimaa Abdelhaleem
Research | October 4, 2018
Most kids want to be doctors, vets, police officers, or teachers when they grow up. Shaimaa Abdelhaleem had different ideas.
Trevor Dotson
Research | October 4, 2018
Master’s student Trevor Dotson found a left-brain, right-brain balance and brought functional creativity to the theater world.
Dr. Nadia Gomez
Research | October 3, 2018
A national study on simulation training is changing how obstetrics and gynecology practitioners learn to perform surgeries.
two women at resort property
Research | October 3, 2018
Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.
Plate with food made out of money
Research | October 2, 2018
UNLV researchers explore how plant genes, food rescue, and financial savvy could help feed humankind.
students walking into building
Research | October 1, 2018
UNLV Academic Success Center staff use their research to improve their student services.
group with candles
Research | September 28, 2018
After the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV researcher Stephen Benning found increases in stress and gratitude. Here, he shares perspective on his findings.
two people with clipboard talking a man
Research | September 26, 2018
Criminal justice students gather public opinion on law enforcement use of drones and body-worn cameras before and after the Oct. 1 shooting.