News: Division of Research and Economic Development

Orlando Bustos
People | November 1, 2018
A simple degree upgrade led graphic designer Orlando Bustos to an internship with NASA and a job with Arcata Associates.
Lori Ciccone, the executive director of the office of sponsored programs, poses in her office.
People | October 29, 2018
Event planning led this alumna to managing sponsored programs at her alma mater.
two women
Research | October 8, 2018
UNLV researchers find that planning and produce can help moms-to-be reduce diabetes risks.
Librarian and student in an instructional session
Research | October 5, 2018
A national, multi-institutional study finds that academic library instruction helps keep undergraduates in school.
gloved hand squirting liquid from syringe onto a petri dish
Research | October 4, 2018
The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.
illustration
Research | October 4, 2018
UNLV engineers developed a team of drones that detect radioactivity in areas where it’s unsafe or unfeasible for other trackers to go.
Dr. Nadia Gomez
Research | October 3, 2018
A national study on simulation training is changing how obstetrics and gynecology practitioners learn to perform surgeries.
two women at resort property
Research | October 3, 2018
Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.
Plate with food made out of money
Research | October 2, 2018
UNLV researchers explore how plant genes, food rescue, and financial savvy could help feed humankind.
students walking into building
Research | October 1, 2018
UNLV Academic Success Center staff use their research to improve their student services.
group with candles
Research | September 28, 2018
After the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV researcher Stephen Benning found increases in stress and gratitude. Here, he shares perspective on his findings.
Six UNLV researchers
Research | September 26, 2018
The history of health research is one of men studying men. Several UNLV researchers are flipping the script, creating new possibilities for women’s health and well-being in the process.