Topic: Research

Student Michelle Mata works at a Consumer Electronics Show booth
Research | September 1, 2017
For the first time in its history, UNLV exhibited at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES), which regularly attracts more than 175,000 techies from around the world.
senior Amber Turner and alumna Lisa Danielson
Research | September 1, 2017
UNLV geoscientists and students like undergraduate Amber Turner (left, with alumna Lisa Danielson) are studying our planet and others to understand the impacts humans are having on Earth and the possibilities of life beyond it.
Sepia tone photo of the U.N.L.V. campus with mountains and clouds in the background
Research | September 1, 2017
UNLV researchers work to brighten the future for Nevada, its neighbors, and beyond.
Indigenous women and girls cut fish at the Akulurak Jesuit mission boarding school summer fish camp in Alaska, circa late 1920s. (Jesuit Oregon Province Archives, Gonzaga University)
Research | September 1, 2017
Authors explore atomic testing, sexual harassment and discrimination in the workplace, and more.
Vlad Zhitny, Biology major, looks into a microscope in a laboratory.
Research | September 1, 2017
An annual accounting of research and economic development activity over the last fiscal year.
Dr. Mary Croughan
Research | September 1, 2017
UNLV President, Dr. Len Jessup and UNLV Vice President for Research and Economic Development, Dr. Mary Croughan welcomes UNLV Innovation readers to the Fall 2017 issue.
Cover of The Aztecs at Indepencence
Research | August 31, 2017
New book on 19th century Mexican community proves a written tradition, previously assumed to have ended around the battle for independence, continued beyond.
Research | August 15, 2017
Get ready for the sun to go dark during the day, but don't grab your shades. UNLV astrophysicist Jason Steffen on being humbled by the universe.
A student and faculty member examine an experiment under magnification.
Research | August 11, 2017
McNair/AANAPISI programs for low-income, first-generation students matches undergrads with faculty mentors that share their focus and goals.
Group of indigenous women
Research | August 7, 2017
Drawing on community partnerships developed with Yup’ik Eskimo villagers, a new book combines research with indigenous perspectives to create a comprehensive understanding of colonialism in Alaska.
Research | August 1, 2017
Research connects the material legacy of gambling in the Renaissance with contemporary board and card games.
Xiangning Chen holds a cigarette with smoke resembling a DNA strand
Research | July 20, 2017
Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine gene researchers clear the air on the link between schizophrenia and smoking.