News: Division of Research

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Research | May 11, 2018

A first-of-its-kind book provides faculty with tools to help students understand — and maybe even surmount — threshold concepts.

Portrait Bo Bernhard
Research | May 10, 2018

Vegas native Bo Bernhard’s research on the city’s top industry, hospitality and gaming, informs billion-dollar business decisions around the world and closer to home.

Portrait Edwin Oh
People | May 7, 2018

This neuroscientist joined UNLV to discover how DNA contributes to disease development or prevention.

Campus News | May 3, 2018

The largest study of its kind found mothers who consumed their placenta passed on no harm to their newborn babies.

Portrait Michael Schwob
Research | May 3, 2018

Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.

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Business and Community | April 27, 2018

With the Supreme Court's pending sports gambling decision, states are already prepping for legalization.

Portrait Hannah Patenaude
Research | April 23, 2018

Nevada undergraduate research journal offers UNLV students the opportunity to promote their research and boost their resumes.

Portrait Marta Meana
Research | April 20, 2018

Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.

Prof. Kelly Tseng
Campus News | April 18, 2018

UNLV study shows frog embryos can fully regrow their eyes after injury, debunking a belief that they can’t.

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Campus News | April 6, 2018

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.

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Arts and Culture | April 2, 2018

Can the spoken word community lead us in improving social justice efforts? A new book by acclaimed poet Javon Johnson considers the possibility.

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Research | March 21, 2018

UNLV research administrators on creating an environment to connect faculty from different disciplines.