In The News: College of Liberal Arts

July 27, 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic has always been a nightmare for higher education, but in the 2020-21 school year, it has largely spared the country’s sparsely populated campuses from growing political tensions.

The Chronicle of Higher Education
July 26, 2021

College leaders should be ready for protests, provocations, and lone attacks, experts say.

July 26, 2021

Experts share their thoughts on the engagement watch trend.

July 26, 2021

Another mascot change in a professional sport.

KSNV-TV: News 3
July 26, 2021

"This hesitancy in the U.S. is pretty much as old as vaccines," said UNLV historian Michael Green.

The Nevada Independent
July 26, 2021

Maria Nieto Orta was driving home to Las Vegas last week from a family vacation in Utah when she found out about a federal judge’s decision to close the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, to first-time applicants.

July 26, 2021

The food experience of most Taiwanese includes "desktop breakfast shops" all over the streets, among which omelets and breakfast shop milk tea are classic items.

Film Festival Today
July 23, 2021

Augustine Frizzell’s directorial debut, Never Goin’ Back, was an irreverent stoner comedy about two high-school-dropout waitresses which, though imperfect, felt fun and fresh.

Echo Culture
July 20, 2021

On air poet Marina Garber (Las Vegas), and Natella Boltyanskaya.

The Nevada Independent
July 19, 2021

Less than five years after bringing the NFL’s Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas, Southern Nevada is dancing with Major League Baseball’s Oakland Athletics, the Northern California city’s last professional sports franchise, which is seeking to flee the crumbling Oakland Coliseum for possibly a new multi-billion stadium in the desert.

July 19, 2021

Southern states have an opportunity to delve into their history to honor forgotten Blacks worthy of notice.

New York Times
July 19, 2021

The science behind the idea of restoring the intestinal microbiome to an ancestral state is shaky, skeptics say, and in some cases unethical.