In The News: Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies

December 21, 2020

9 years and an income of nearly $ 30 million a year. He is the first of the top 10 of YouTube influencers , the highest paid of the video social network par excellence.

December 21, 2020

This year, the three most popular accounts on the video portal Youtube all have more than 100 million subscribers for the first time. Ahead is the appearance of "T-Series" with 165 million, long-term rival of Felix "Pewdiepie" Kjellberg, followed by 108 million accounts. Behind it, in third place with 100 million subscriptions, is the children's song channel Cocomelon.

December 21, 2020

A nine-year-old boy has made nearly $30m in a year from “unboxing” and reviewing toys and games on YouTube to hold the title of highest-paid YouTuber for the third year running.

December 17, 2020

The gift underneath the Christmas tree might have been delivered by Santa, but it’s possible it was inspired by Ryan.

The American Scholar
December 10, 2020

American democracy, always perhaps less sturdy than we imagined, has shown itself of late to be alarmingly fragile. Its survival depends on a number of elements currently in short supply: elected officials who abide not just by the law but by long-observed Constitutional principles and norms of behavior; a body politic animated more by the better angels of our nature than by our baser instincts or a cynical grasping after power; and, finally, on some minimum number of agreed-upon facts, and a shared sense of reality, among the citizenry.

Kyle Randolph's Blog
November 28, 2020

Critical students often say that teachers are not tech-savvy. That cannot be further from the truth because of Ryan Thorp, a Journalism Professor at the University of Nevada Las Vegas teaching classes how to shoot and edit videos. Mastering skills of online and in-person teaching at the same time, he is one professor that is winning the battle against technology.

Top Class Actions
November 25, 2020

As states certify their official election results, many questions linger about this unprecedented race for the U.S. presidency.

Men's Health
September 23, 2020

Faced with zero gravity, a young, healthy adult in space can lose up to 20 percent of their muscle mass in five to 11 days. That’s the hell that awaits U. S. Navy Lieutenant Jonny Kim, 36, who recently completed NASA’s astronaut-candidacy training for his potential first trip to space.

Las Vegas Sun
September 21, 2020

Brenda Williams had just been hired as the first Black bank teller in Nevada.

Las Vegas Sun
September 21, 2020

Brenda Williams had just been hired as the first Black bank teller in Nevada.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 12, 2020

The clock is ticking and time is winding down on the U.S. Census 2020. On Sept. 30 when the record hot summer is but a memory, the official count of people living in the United States will end. Iced drinks will be replaced by pumpkin lattes and Nevada’s official population count will be frozen in time with the number of people documented to be living here on April 1, 2020.

September 1, 2020

UNLV's students and professors returned to campus last Monday to kick off the fall semester. Although the campus is open, it is vastly different from what most Rebels remember.