News: Department of History
Campus News | June 26, 2017
Jon Huntsman Sr. gift honors Sen. Harry Reid and will help position UNLV history department as leader in study of the Intermountain West.
People | June 14, 2017
Oral historian Claytee White has spent a career recording Las Vegans’ personal histories. Now she speaks about her own remarkable roots.
Campus News | June 1, 2017
Three UNLV students win coveted nationally competitive grants to study, research, and teach abroad.
Research | November 16, 2016
UNLV professor Andy Kirk's "Doom Towns" takes a ground-level view of ground zero, and presents it in the form of graphic novel about Las Vegas' position in the atomic firmament.
Arts and Culture | November 7, 2016
Five flapper myths to bust your notion of Roaring Twenties fashion as the UNLV Public History Project prepares to invade the Mob Museum.
Campus News | October 18, 2016
Professor Michael Green offers a history lesson in how to say the state's name.
Campus News | September 29, 2016
Historian William Bauer chronicles the expeditions of American Indian leaders to Washington D.C. in a free public talk Oct. 5.
Arts and Culture | September 27, 2016
History professor Deirdre Clemente chronicles the increasingly casual nature of presidential fashion.
Campus News | September 9, 2016
Boyd School of Law professors discuss presidential powers and UNLV's upcoming Constitution Day event.
Research | September 1, 2016
UNLV history professor Deirdre Clemente's newest book highlights a convergence of fashion and consumerism on college campuses.
Campus News | August 19, 2016
As the campus gears up to host the final presidential debate, UNLV professors are making direct connections between their course materials and this year's ground-breaking election season.
Campus News | August 16, 2016
Nine free public lectures are planned on campus to evoke conversation and facilitate understanding about the election process and related issues.