Topic: Research

Rachell Ekroos
Research | May 24, 2018
A nursing researcher helps those affected by violent crimes receive quality, equitable assistance from the law enforcement, medical, and justice systems.
computer screen with global data
Research | May 21, 2018
The head of the Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine the costs and benefits of sharing your DNA with science.
Silhouette of businesswoman with briefcase standing in doorway
Research | May 11, 2018
A first-of-its-kind book provides faculty with tools to help students understand — and maybe even surmount — threshold concepts.
Portrait Bo Bernhard
Research | May 10, 2018
Vegas native Bo Bernhard’s research on the city’s top industry, hospitality and gaming, informs billion-dollar business decisions around the world and closer to home.
Breanna Boppre
Research | May 8, 2018
Boppre channeled her childhood experience into a lifelong goal of bringing changes to the incarceration system in order to help people rebuild their lives.
Portrait Michael Schwob
Research | May 3, 2018
Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.
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.
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.