News: Department of History

The Las Vegas skyline (Josh Hawkins, UNLV).
Campus News | December 4, 2023

A collection of news stories highlighting UNLV’s dedication to community and research.

sandstone colored structure against a clear blue sky
Campus News | November 7, 2023

Named for the late U.S. Senator, the center will enhance the study of Nevada public history and lands.

Spooky season at UNLV (Becca Schwartz\UNLV).
Campus News | November 1, 2023

A chilling collection of news stories focused on research, expert insights, and academic achievement.

woman in red shawl sitting in front of wall of historic photos
People | October 23, 2023

The Oral History Research Center and its inaugural director, Claytee White, celebrate 20 years.

A historic cemetery in Tuscarora, Nevada.
Arts and Culture | October 16, 2023

Preserve Nevada group calls for action to sustain survival of 11 Silver State treasures.

man in library standing between a row of book shelves
People | October 2, 2023

The author, assistant professor, and University Libraries Alumnus of the Year has become a go-to expert on the history of slavery in the Americas and cultures in the African diaspora.

The Sphere on the Las Vegas Strip.
Campus News | October 2, 2023

A collection of news stories highlighting expert insights, research, and academic achievement.

Graduation surprise
Campus News | August 1, 2023

News stories from the summer featuring UNLV students and faculty.

group of students playing on field seen through the net they're using
Campus News | May 18, 2023

Students find ancient sports aren’t so antiquated as they take a scholastic approach to the history of athletics.

a set of model teeth with blue plastic gums
Campus News | May 16, 2023

News highlights featuring UNLV faculty and students who made local and national headlines.

women wearing t-shirt that says UNLV Home of the Brave
Campus News | April 21, 2023

A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and student changemakers at UNLV.

UNLV letters surrounded by roses
Campus News | March 17, 2023

A roundup of news stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made headlines locally, nationally, and globally.