In The News: College of Liberal Arts

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 24, 2015
The siren call of an open seat is proving an allure to Nevada members of Congress who were not giving the U.S. Senate a second thought when incumbent Sen. Harry Reid was in line to run again.
KVVU-TV: Fox 5
April 24, 2015
Friday marked the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the Armenian Genocide. Between 1915 and 1923, about 1.5 million Armenians were killed by Ottoman Turks.
Pacific Standard
April 24, 2015

We canvassed the world of the social and behavioral sciences, looking for rising stars whose careers promise to make a lasting mark. Rachael Robnett runs UNLV’s Social Development Research Lab, where she studies why women and minorities are under-represented in science-related fields.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 20, 2015
UNLV professor David Damore plans to discuss Nevada’s history as a swing state.
C-SPAN
April 18, 2015

Kendra Gage talked about the first Olympics held in the United States and the state of female athletics at the turn of the 20th century.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 18, 2015
Hillary Clinton signaled with her first Nevada hires how important growing and winning the Latino vote is to her presidential campaign here.
Vegas Inc
April 17, 2015
The roof at the 83-year-old Railroad Pass casino is so worn out that on rainy days, employees have had to use buckets to catch the water dripping through its many leaks.
Los Angeles Times
April 15, 2015
A backer of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy has pleaded guilty to making threats against a federal official.
Reno Gazette-Journal
April 14, 2015
Abraham Lincoln never set foot in Nevada, but the histories of the state and the nation's 16th president are forever intertwined.
Las Vegas Review Journal
April 13, 2015
At a big-rig parking lot in the heart of the Las Vegas Valley, Kathleen Quirk is on a mission to change lives, starting with a bag of homemade chocolate chip cookies.
Vegas Seven
April 10, 2015
Nevada quietly (and wisely) says no to a controversial religious freedom act.
Las Vegas Review Journal
April 10, 2015
Well before Republicans fired off a volley of legislation this year to weaken Nevada’s weapon laws, this gun-loving state already had a reputation for its loose firearm restrictions.