News: College of Education

Portrait of Sarah McCarthy
People | February 13, 2019
Ph.D. student Sarah McCarthy didn’t want to follow in her family members’ footsteps — until the day she visited a classroom.
Campus News | January 17, 2019
Master's student Henry Castillo turns personal experiences into research to help others feel empowered through public speaking.
UNLV assistant professor Sophie Ladd reads a book to a group of students.
Business and Community | January 7, 2019
UNLV assistant professor encourages teachers-to-be to keep diversity front and center in the classroom.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
students holding protest signs
Research | December 20, 2018
UNLV professor Federick J. Ngo on how tuition waivers opened doors for undocumented students — and what other states could learn from the Golden State's policy.
Meagan Madriaga-Hopkins a Professional Writing Consultant poses.
People | October 22, 2018
Helping engineering students channel their inner Shakespeare
Portrait of Nicole Stella.
People | October 15, 2018
Have a student who is struggling — or excelling? Send them to the Academic Success Center. Nicole Stella wants to see them.
People | October 10, 2018
College of Education Alumnus of the Year Wayne Nunnely credits it all to football coach Bill Ireland.
people walking to busses wrapped in blankets
Campus News | October 1, 2018
In the days after the Oct. 1 tragedy, UNLV mental health experts helped hundreds deal with the trauma. Three of them share their insights.
students walking into building
Research | October 1, 2018
UNLV Academic Success Center staff use their research to improve their student services.
Tracy Spies poses in front of flowers and bushes.
People | October 1, 2018
Helping bilingual students — and the teachers who educate them — succeed is a top priority for this associate professor.
candles in forground, group hugging in background
People | September 28, 2018
UNLV students and staff share their heartache and hope as the Oct. 1 shooting anniversary approaches.