News: College of Liberal Arts

Believer festival logo
Arts and Culture | February 13, 2019
The Believer Festival is a three-day roving celebration of writing, music, film, comedy, and visual arts hosted by UNLV's Beverly Rogers, Carol C. Harter Black Mountain Institute. The event is April 25-27, with tickets available starting Feb. 15.
Asian elderly man with two medical providers
Campus News | February 5, 2019
Through progressive grant funding, researchers from three UNLV schools encourage greater use of palliative care among Southern Nevada’s Asian communities.
A photo of UNLV archaeologists Diane and Arlen Chase examining items on the floor of a tomb in Caracol, Belize.
Research | January 31, 2019
UNLV’s Diane and Arlen Chase engage in fieldwork and new technologies to uncover Maya history at Caracol, Belize.
Campus News | January 17, 2019
The UNLV anthropology student Trevor Pollom's research in nutrition took him to Africa as a tribe transitions to cultivated crops.
Alison Victoria planes a countertop
People | January 15, 2019
2008 Alumna Alison Victoria starts her second show about her first love.
UNLV graduate in cap and gown in crowd
Campus News | December 31, 2018
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV students and faculty who made the news in 2018.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.
Sociology doctoral student Marta Soligo poses at Montelago Village at Lake Las Vegas
Research | December 4, 2018
A native of Italy, Marta Soligo researches the Italian "flavor" of some Southern Nevada tourist attractions.
Research | November 27, 2018
UNLV psychology professor hopes study will influence treatments.
image of desert mountains
People | November 15, 2018
Susan Lee Johnson will serve as first endowed chair in Liberal Arts; position will elevate history program to leader in the study of the Intermountain West.
Sara Ortiz, program manager for the Black Mountain Institute. She manages events, readings, etc. for the fellows and writers-in-residence, poses in front of trees on campus.
People | November 13, 2018
As program manager for the Black Mountain Institute and "The Believer," the former vocalist lifts her voice to advocate for literacy in Las Vegas.
illustration of a moth
Arts and Culture | November 9, 2018
Five storytellers to share authentic experiences with a live audience.