News: Division of Research

man in front of gaming screen
People | March 7, 2018

The computer science major on taking a nonconventional career path and coaching UNLV's Overwatch team to esports success.

Portrait of Milo Ocampo
People | March 7, 2018

The co-founder of UNLV’s first esports organization on building community among gamers and UNLV’s chances of winning its first Mountain West Showdown.

Portrait of Tyler Tsunezumi
People | March 6, 2018

The team captain for 8-bit Esports club on choosing UNLV and his plans to parlay his pastime into a career.

M.T. West eSports Showdown - Boise State and UNLV
Campus News | February 28, 2018

College esports competition planned for March 8-10 at UNLV in conjunction with Mountain West Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships.

UNLV sign
Research | February 28, 2018

Collaboration will leverage talent from both institutions, spur joint research, and bolster regional economic development efforts.

Ace and Jack playing card on UNLV table.
Campus News | February 28, 2018

In an only-in-Las Vegas program, UNLV students are constructing the future of casino games.

Melissa Rorie at a gaming table.
Research | February 26, 2018

Criminal justice professor Melissa Rorie digs into the relationship between Nevada's casinos and its gaming regulators.

U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Business and Community | February 22, 2018

Cloud HPC and simulation software agreement increases the accessibility and utilization of UNLV’s supercomputing resources.

UNLV campus
Research | January 26, 2018

Three faculty garner 2018 Barrick Scholar Awards for their extensive research achievements.

Portrait of Philander and Spilde
Research | January 10, 2018

Two national scholars will conduct research to help inform gaming regulators worldwide during residencies at UNLV.

Ross Bryant
Campus News | January 5, 2018

A compilation of media coverage profiling just a few of the many people of UNLV who made news in 2017.

UNLV engineering students
Campus News | December 27, 2017

News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.