News: Division of Research and Economic Development

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Research | September 25, 2018
UNLV’s Office of Economic Development provides four tips to avoid a business fail, even if you think you already know everything about entrepreneurship.
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Research | September 24, 2018
UNLV's on-campus Student Health Center Pharmacy will support clinical studies that can help new medications and devices make it to market.
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Research | September 21, 2018
The Research & Creative Honors Program helps UNLV undergrads prepare for graduate research work.
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Research | September 21, 2018
When toxic masculinity is part of a culture, male survivors of childhood abuse may turn to crime as a way to reclaim their masculinity.
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Research | September 20, 2018
Researchers work with underage sex trafficking victims to identify new ways to assist exploited children and prevent others from entering the abuse cycle.
Sharang Chaudhry speaking in front of brain simulations.
Research | September 13, 2018
Embracing contradiction made statistics doctoral student Sharang Chaudhry a better research presenter.
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Research | September 7, 2018
With support from McNair Scholars program, undergraduate students spent their summer leading research with the mentorship of faculty.
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People | September 7, 2018
Do children raised by male caregivers have different perceptions of gender as a result of who raised them? This psychology major spent her summer exploring the question.
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Research | September 7, 2018
Some students spent their summer lounging peacefully at the pool. Zantana Ephrem spent hers studying just war theory.  
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People | September 5, 2018
This student’s summer research on microaggressions against queer black males was no small task.
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People | September 4, 2018
Solar power is the future of energy, and this undergraduate engineering student is working on the future of solar cells.
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Research | September 3, 2018
That pain in your neck may be from your tablet device, how librarians help keep students in school, a research course that has undergrads digging up viruses, and more.