In The News: Office of Community Engagement
Each year during the month of October we turn our focus to bringing awareness to breast cancer in women, but now with the news of Mathew Knowles‘ diagnosis, we are alarmed by the cases of breast cancer in Black men.
The beginning of fall is a perfect time to reflect on how our year has gone so far, and how we want the last few months of it to look. Our mindset is an integral part of how we experience life, and if we’re feeling stuck in a rut or dissatisfied in any way, sometimes giving our mindset a refresh can help.
The President of the Tourism Commission, Representative Newton Cardoso Jr. (MDB-MG), accompanied by Representative Magda Mofato (PL-GO) and Deputy José Airton Félix Cirilo (PT-EC) are in Las Vegas, United States, on Mission Official. The delegation is in Las Vegas at the invitation of the University of Nevada - Las Vegas (UNLV) and the International Center For Gaming Regulation (ICGR).
APEX Systems will join the Harry Reid Research & Technology Park. Gardner Company is proud to announce APEX Systems LLC as a new tenant for the UNLV Harry Reid Research & Technology Park. A lease was recently signed between Gardner and the technology company for a 4,588 sq. ft. space with an approximate move-in date of December 2020.
School is back in session.
And for students at UNLV, that means so are the arts.
UNLV's medical school is expected to bring over a billion dollars and thousands of jobs to the medical district by 2030.
UNLV Researchers studied the quality of produce you can purchase at discount stores.
UNLV School of Nursing was named a National Center of Excellence.
Add an extra challenge to your bodyweight workout with these 3 exercises.
Dedicating years of schooling to pursue higher math degrees may help solve certain problems, but does it make any difference for something as simple as cutting your grass? To find out, I spent the week discussing the mathematics of lawn mowing with my colleagues at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Some people don't know the real dangers of lead poisoning especially for children. That's why UNLV is working with the City of Las Vegas to educate families and help them have healthy and lead free homes.
I had the pleasure to interview Licensed clinical psychologist Brad Donohue. Brad is a UNLV professor of psychology and director of The Optimum Performance Program in Sports (TOPPS) — a mental health program targeted specifically to college athletes. He also writes a regular column for Psychology Today.