News: Office of Undergraduate Research

Dominic A. Armendariz working at his computer.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant looked at learning theories to build a better school design.
Patrick Messimertesting a the strength of a 3d printed piece of material.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant is as curious as he was in the third grade — only now he's an undergraduate researcher.
Sophia Quinton working at her computer.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant found her research mission early in life and has been pursuing it ever since.
Karsyn Wilson sitting on stage in an empty theater.
Research | May 1, 2019
Through interviews and writing, this Research & Creative Honors Program participant discovered how storytelling empowers marginalized groups.
Kayce Singer working in a science lab.
Research | May 1, 2019
Hands-on experience to complement classroom learning helped this Research & Creative Honors Program participant understand — and love — biology even more.
Christen Lena Gomez working at her computer.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant makes educating children about the diversity within the Latino community fun.
Rafael Antonio Armendariz working at his computer.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant sought to design a stadium that would better serve the community.
Research | April 16, 2019
UNLV’s Research & Creative Honors Program provides undergraduates with unique opportunities that prepare them for graduate studies.
four portraits of women
Research | April 9, 2019
Four students on the chances they’ve taken, the confidence they’ve gained, and the dreams they continue to chase.
woman
Research | September 7, 2018
Some students spent their summer lounging peacefully at the pool. Zantana Ephrem spent hers studying just war theory.  
woman in front of sociology sign
People | September 5, 2018
This student’s summer research on microaggressions against queer black males was no small task.
man in white lab coat
People | September 4, 2018
Solar power is the future of energy, and this undergraduate engineering student is working on the future of solar cells.