News: Department of History
Campus News | June 2, 2016
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
People | May 12, 2016
Daniel Waqar and Monica Moradkhan were selected as this commencement's featured speakers. Here's what they hope all Rebels will take away from their UNLV experiences.
People | February 22, 2016
Ask this Grad College staff member to call out a military cadence and you might be surprised at the results.
Campus News | January 21, 2016
UNLV leads the country with program that proves even small changes to assignments can yield big results in classroom success — especially among first-generation students.
Campus News | December 16, 2015
UNLV’s Honors College has a new home and is growing exponentially as high-achieving high school students continue to discover all it has to offer.
People | November 10, 2015
Ardent collector and UNLV alumna Beverly Rogers on the value of books as historic artifacts.
Research | May 26, 2015
One of this year's Calvert Award winners for undergraduate researchers on how to avoid getting overwhelmed by massive amounts of research materials.
Research | May 12, 2015
When did society start linking problem gambling to the concept of addiction? Medical historian Celeste Chamberland discusses the origins in the May 14 Eadington Fellows lecture.
Arts and Culture | May 5, 2015
UNLV English instructor Brittany Bronson named a New York Times opinion writer. Plus new books on Nevada history and women in the workforce.
Campus News | April 15, 2015
Waqar, a junior in UNLV’s Honors College, one of just 58 college students nationwide selected for $30,000 award based on academics, public service leadership potential.
Arts and Culture | March 6, 2015
Professor Joanne Goodwin's project is filling a gap in the history of Las Vegas. Learn more about the documentary series 'MAKERS: Women in Nevada History.'
Research | February 6, 2015
History professor takes a look at how the civil-rights struggle played out in second-tier cities like Grand Rapids, Mich.