Topic: Research

U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 1, 2018
Authors explore social justice efforts springing from art, techniques for helping students accept new knowledge that may threaten long-held beliefs, and more.
Research | August 30, 2018
U.S. prisoners strike is reminder how commonplace inmate labor is — but is it legal?
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Research | August 28, 2018
An education researcher turns to the digital realm of video games for a way to identify children’s behavioral problems in the real world.
Shawn McCoy posing with tree
Research | August 27, 2018
Demand for real estate rebounds in high-risk areas within one to two years of a wildfire, UNLV study finds. Here’s what the research may mean for homeowners in California and beyond.
Research | August 24, 2018
A visiting professor and international researcher involves UNLV dental students in studies that address new methods for treating cavities among children.
man in locker room
Research | August 24, 2018
UNLV professor Brad Donohue uses family behavior therapy to develop program to change sports culture and optimize athletic performance.
stethoscope
Research | August 23, 2018
Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network to expand research capacity at UNLV and 12 partner institutions with the aim of improving the health of residents.
man in law library
Research | August 16, 2018
Professor Michael Bowers on writing the essential textbook on Nevada's political scoundrels and budget battles.
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Research | August 15, 2018
A new book on NBC’s Parks and Recreation sheds light on how feminist ideologies and humor within the TV show helped challenge our thinking.
portrait of a man in a suit
Research | August 14, 2018
Law professor David Orentlicher on a solution to the controversy over affirmative action
brain circuitry outlined in blue lights
Research | August 9, 2018
UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.
computer screen and smartphone on gambling website
Research | August 8, 2018
The challenges of restricting offshore gaming create headaches for governments around the world.