News: Department of Criminal Justice

Campus News | July 9, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.
Blanca Pena (left) talks at a table with another student.
People | June 29, 2021
Don't compare this criminal justice major — or yourself — to anyone else!
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Campus News | May 26, 2021
A pandemic staple — remote education — will be incorporated into select traditional classes. Instructors sought for pilot program this fall.
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People | May 4, 2021
Ph.D. student Deena DeVore analyzes COVID-19 news reports to explore how the media impacts the public’s perception of the pandemic.
vice president kamala harris watches unlv student administer COVID vaccine to another local college student
Campus News | April 14, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting health, recovery, and celebration at UNLV.
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Campus News | March 29, 2021
U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools ranks 26 UNLV programs within nation’s top 100.
Professor Nancy Lough standing in front of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas
People | January 4, 2021
Great places are made of great people. Here are a few who made the news in 2020.
Claytee White sits in a chair and gestures toward a woman sitting to her right
Arts and Culture | December 30, 2020
A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.
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Campus News | December 9, 2020
UNLV President Keith E. Whitfield to honor four Winter 2020 graduates for their academic, research, and community impact.
Research | November 13, 2020
UNLV students share their stories in a thought-provoking Brookings podcast series exploring immigration in the U.S.
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Campus News | October 9, 2020
Diversity, safety, and success become the foundation for UNLV.
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Research | October 6, 2020
Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute student researchers embrace remote learning and engage in public policy research to benefit UNLV and the region.