News: Division of Research and Economic Development

A woman stands at a podium, speaking to an unseen audience. An image is displayed on a screen to her right.
People | May 11, 2020
The university's export control officer's path to higher education started in the military.
Esports arena at Luxor
Business and Community | May 5, 2020
With live sports temporarily on hold, more Americans than ever have turned to esports to fill the void. UNLV expert Robert Rippee on the phenomenon and what’s next.
Research | April 7, 2020
UNLV researcher Marta Soligo on the impact of the coronavirus on tourism and why it matters.
Campus News | February 18, 2020
A collection of news stories capturing the excitement and accomplishments of UNLV at the start of a new decade.
Research | February 14, 2020
UNLV doctoral student Pouya Shojaei among nine selected in NASA collaboration project.
three people in front of gaming computers
Business and Community | January 24, 2020
Gaming, entertainment, and resort research facility kicks off landmark public-private partnership between UNLV and Caesars Entertainment.
UNLV students playing esports games at Black Fire Innovation
Business and Community | January 23, 2020
Gardner Company, UNLV, and Caesars Entertainment launch new era for research and innovation in Southern Nevada.
Nicole Schultz with ice cream cone.
People | January 22, 2020
This alumna-turned-employee savors the small moments in life and work at UNLV's International Gaming Institute.
UNLV professor Matthew Lachniet works in his lab on campus.
People | December 27, 2019
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.
unlv professor arya udry looks at a meteorite that she's holding up to the light
Research | December 26, 2019
A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2019.
football players look up at fireworks display
Campus News | December 2, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
rendering of showing large video board
Business and Community | October 29, 2019
Working with UNLV and Caesars Entertainment, Intel will provide state-of-the-art computing equipment and hands-on internships for UNLV students.