News: College of Liberal Arts

Hanna Andrews holding books in front of the Academic Success Center
People | October 7, 2019
She is inspired by the goals, values, and dreams of her students at the Academic Success Center.
closeup of computer keyboard with HATE spelled out in red letters
Research | October 2, 2019
UNLV sociologist on how interacting in online white supremacist networks can convert hateful words into real violence.
woman in home library
People | October 1, 2019
Her love of books continually drew Alumna of the Year Beverly Rogers back to UNLV as both a student and donor.
A group of four UNLV nursing students work on a manikin at the Clinical Simulation Center of Las Vegas.
Campus News | September 25, 2019
A collection of news stories capturing the excitement of UNLV’s campus in June, July and August.
A man sits smiling at a restaurant table.
Arts and Culture | September 19, 2019
A new book explores what Thai food in America can tell us about the people cooking it and the people consuming it.
student with red Alternative Breaks backpack facing a rocky ocean coast
Campus News | September 6, 2019
UNLV's Alternative Breaks Program bolsters traditional classroom learning with hands-on experiences, immersing students in the issues facing communities throughout the region.
A woman in a karate gi kicks.
People | September 5, 2019
Amber Williams, a martial artist set to earn her doctorate in psychology at 23, studies stereotypes and breaks them. Here's how she got to UNLV.
woman in formal dress at piano
People | September 4, 2019
Inspired by a '00s movie and a grandfather she never met, Alexis Hilts found her path to medical school.
A historical photo shows the original Nevada Capitol
Business and Community | August 20, 2019
"The Sagebrush State" is an essential tome to appreciating the history, and vagaries, of governance in the state.
crowd in front of stage at outdoor concert
Business and Community | August 15, 2019
Readings and events will explore the human experience through topics including race, class, inequality, and resilience.
various book covers
Arts and Culture | August 4, 2019
From works providing context for today's political issues to the unexpected inspiration of sheep, Black Mountain Institute staff offer their recommendations.
groups of people on campus
Research | July 23, 2019
New research reveals how undocumented students pursue justice and joy at the nation’s most diverse campus.