In The News: Office of Executive Vice President and Provost

Bloomberg
July 19, 2021

Sometime next month, for the first time, the federal government is likely to declare a water shortage at Lake Mead.

NBC News
July 15, 2021

2 million people are under red flag warnings across California, Idaho, Montana, Washington and Oregon, where the Bootleg Fire is the first official “megafire” of 2021.

NACADA Region 9
June 30, 2021

I fell in love with academic advising by creating class schedules for my friends. I would look up their degree requirements in the catalog to help them fill out the degree sheet.

The Nevada Independent
June 24, 2021

In reality, heat is not static and it is not distributed equally in a city. Certain neighborhoods in Las Vegas and Reno experience heat more intensely than other areas due, in part, to how cities developed and the so-called urban heat island effect.

The Nevada Independent
June 23, 2021

Climate change is making hot summer days more common and more pronounced. The way we experience hot summer days goes beyond any one number.

EzAnime.net
June 22, 2021

Today, we're going to take a look at how to play defense or how you can increase your returns by avoiding stinkers.

CDC Gaming Reports Inc.
June 21, 2021

As Apollo Management moves to close its acquisition of the Venetian and Palazzo (in tandem with Vici Properties), the Culinary Union hosted an online retrospective of Apollo’s tenure as co-owner of Caesars Entertainment during the 2007-2017 period.

CDC Gaming Reports Inc.
June 21, 2021

As Apollo Management moves to close its acquisition of the Venetian and Palazzo (in tandem with Vici Properties), the Culinary Union hosted an online retrospective of Apollo’s tenure as co-owner of Caesars Entertainment during the 2007-2017 period.

Casino Review
June 17, 2021

Bally’s Corp is set to acquire the Tropicana Las Vegas from real estate investment trust Gaming and Leisure Properties in a $308m deal.

KNPR News
June 16, 2021

Prolonged drought continues to take its toll on Lake Mead, the reservoir for the Southwest.

Forbes
June 15, 2021

Lake Meade is the reservoir which was created by the Hoover Dam. It gives 25 million people access to water and on June 9, it was measured at 1,071.57 feet above sea level. That was its lowest level...ever.

Seemorerocks
June 14, 2021

During the past 20 years, the amount of territory in the West considered to be suffering from exceptional drought has never gone higher than 11 percent until now. Today, that number is sitting at 27 percent.