News: College of Liberal Arts

Nicole Santero at home, surrounded by BTS memorabilia, including a poster.
People | August 3, 2020
Nicole Santero balances her job communicating about the School of Public Health with her doctoral research on the BTS phenomenon.
smiling black woman hangs "open" sign on the window of her business
Research | July 24, 2020
UNLV political science expert Tiffiany Howard examines the lag in U.S. Black business ownership and opportunities for closing the racial wealth gap.
A UNLV banner on campus.
Campus News | July 2, 2020
A collection of news stories featuring the people and programs of UNLV.
Hands of white and black people being raised in the air at a protest.
Research | June 22, 2020
UNLV African American and African Diaspora Studies professor Tyler D. Parry on the effectiveness of protesting to enact social change.
man in graduate cap and gown pictured outdoors
Business and Community | June 16, 2020
MGM College Opportunity program helps workers like Henry Melton complete their degrees and expand the skills they bring to their jobs.
Eight UNLV graduates pose for a photo in their graduation attire.
Campus News | June 11, 2020
A collection of stories featuring UNLV’s continued flexibility and adaptability in the face of COVID-19.
Protest signs read "Defund Police" and "Abolish Police"
Research | June 10, 2020
As more municipalities weigh the future of their police departments, UNLV professors explain what these movements mean and how they would work.
Four women pose holding up a t-shirt
People | June 9, 2020
Jenna Heath's work on peer mentoring and other programs earns her high honor from university.
Debbie Pattni seated in front of a computer in her home office.
People | June 8, 2020
Helping her children navigate their educational pathways led Debbie Pattni to a fulfilling career in academic advising.
A person hangs up a "come in, we're open" sign on a window.
Business and Community | June 4, 2020
Mental health expert Dr. Michelle Paul provides strategies on fighting off anxieties as people return to work, outside activities.
portrait of woman
People | May 28, 2020
Professor Elena Gandía García created a service-learning class to address the need for medical interpretation services for the Lied Pediatric Clinic and served as a mentor to colleagues.
People | May 28, 2020
UNLV Spanish professor Deborah Arteaga volunteers to provide valuable medical interpretation services to under-served patients.