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Public Affairs News

The Office of Public Affairs plays a key role in advancing the university's objectives towards achieving Top Tier. This mission is accomplished through providing the strategy, counsel and support needed to facilitate UNLV’s commitment to transparency as a public institution and increasing community awareness of our key initiatives.

Public Affairs In The News

Las Vegas Sun
March 22, 2019

The news of a national scandal surrounding admissions procedures at top research universities in the U.S. is both disappointing and unsurprising. Families with incomes that would be the envy of most Americans are able to make donations — or offer bribes — to ensure their children’s enrollment at elite universities.

Recent Public Affairs Accomplishments

August 15, 2023
Ph.D. candidate Sheetal Survase (Public Affairs) and Elizabeth Johnson (Liberal Arts, Academic Advising Center) published a research article titled, "Serving on the Front Lines of Higher Education: Exploring Advisors' Coping During COVID-19," in the NACADA Journal. This study examines the relationship between advisor work conditions and the extent…
January 24, 2023
Han-fen Hu (Management, Entrepreneurship, and Technology); Anjala Krishen (Marketing); and Jesse Barnes (Public Affairs) recently had their paper, "Through narratives we learn: Exploring knowledge-building as a marketing strategy for prosocial water reuse," accepted by the Journal of Business Research. This interdisciplinary study examines the…