Topic: Research

Research | April 25, 2018
The biggest barrier is getting teachers and staff on board with new strategies in school discipline.
Portrait Hannah Patenaude
Research | April 23, 2018
Nevada undergraduate research journal offers UNLV students the opportunity to promote their research and boost their resumes.
Portrait Marta Meana
Research | April 20, 2018
Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.
signage that says "research"
Research | March 21, 2018
UNLV research administrators on creating an environment to connect faculty from different disciplines.
two women outdoors
Research | March 20, 2018
In her new book, an expert in the nation’s top legal writing program explores how cognitive science and rhetorical theory work together to convince us of what to believe.
woman hidden in lab equipment
Research | March 16, 2018
Take a peek inside UNLV's Surface and Interface Characterization lab, where a global team is using massive machines to improve the microscopic performance of sustainable energy technologies.
Fruit flies in a plexiglass container.
Research | March 15, 2018
UNLV biologist finds nearly 400 genes potentially associated with obesity and other health problems in fruit flies.
Portraits of Claudia Keelan and Georgiann Davis
Research | March 14, 2018
Georgiann Davis and Claudia Keelan earned top honors from the Nevada System of Higher Education for their research and creative accomplishments.
UNLV geoscientist Eugene Smith
Research | March 13, 2018
How a vacation in South Africa, a one-of-its-kind UNLV lab, and pieces of volcanic glass smaller than a grain of salt changed a long-held view of human history.
rough diamond crystal
Research | March 9, 2018
Scientific analysis of diamond impurities - known as inclusions - reveal naturally forming ice crystals and point to water-rich regions deep below the Earth's crust.
UNLV sign
Research | February 28, 2018
Collaboration will leverage talent from both institutions, spur joint research, and bolster regional economic development efforts.
Melissa Rorie at a gaming table.
Research | February 26, 2018
Criminal justice professor Melissa Rorie digs into the relationship between Nevada's casinos and its gaming regulators.