In The News: Office of Executive Vice President and Provost

Gaming Today
November 4, 2020

The U.S. gambling industry won big at the polls Tuesday, with three states authorizing legal sports betting and three others either approving or expanding casino gambling.

Washington Post
November 4, 2020

The U.S. gambling industry won big at the polls Tuesday, with three states authorizing legal sports betting and three others either approving or expanding casino gambling.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 26, 2020

Las Vegas visitors will have access to a new adult playground this week: Circa.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 26, 2020

Las Vegas visitors will have access to a new adult playground this week: Circa.

Las Vegas Weekly
October 15, 2020

For 44 years, before it was imploded to make way for the Venetian, the Sands ruled the Strip. From 1952 to 1996, the glamorous casino was at the center of Las Vegas’ constant evolution, hosting the likes of John F. Kennedy and the Rat Pack. In his new book, At the Sands: The Casino That Shaped Classic Las Vegas, Brought the Rat Pack Together, and Went Out With a Bang, Las Vegas historian David G. Schwartz chronicles the days of the illustrious resort.

Las Vegas Weekly
October 15, 2020

For 44 years, before it was imploded to make way for the Venetian, the Sands ruled the Strip. From 1952 to 1996, the glamorous casino was at the center of Las Vegas’ constant evolution, hosting the likes of John F. Kennedy and the Rat Pack. In his new book, At the Sands: The Casino That Shaped Classic Las Vegas, Brought the Rat Pack Together, and Went Out With a Bang, Las Vegas historian David G. Schwartz chronicles the days of the illustrious resort.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
October 14, 2020

It is another sign the pandemic is not over — a Las Vegas Strip property is shutting its doors for several days a week.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
October 13, 2020

Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and major resort casinos on the Las Vegas Strip are working in overdrive to combat violence on the Las Vegas Strip.

KNPR News
October 6, 2020

From the cigarette-inhaling poker player to the cigar-chomping high roller, smoking while gambling has been a Nevada birthright.

Voice of America
October 5, 2020

For many years, women have served alcohol to gamblers in casinos, but they rarely supervised the whole operation.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 5, 2020

Thanks to its fine dining, clubs and luxury hotels, Las Vegas has been known to attract A-list celebrities.

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 5, 2020

Thanks to its fine dining, clubs and luxury hotels, Las Vegas has been known to attract A-list celebrities.