News: Division of Research

woman
Research | September 7, 2018
Some students spent their summer lounging peacefully at the pool. Zantana Ephrem spent hers studying just war theory.  
woman in front of sociology sign
People | September 5, 2018
This student’s summer research on microaggressions against queer black males was no small task.
man in white lab coat
People | September 4, 2018
Solar power is the future of energy, and this undergraduate engineering student is working on the future of solar cells.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
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.
Pregnant woman
Research | September 1, 2018
UNLV anthropology researchers Daniel Benyshek, Laura Gryder, and Sharon Young found that placentophagy may not deliver the benefits practitioners anticipate.
Students in a lab
Research | September 1, 2018
An annual accounting of research and economic development activity over the last fiscal year.
Kwang Kim and his mentees.
Research | September 1, 2018
UNLV engineer Kwang Kim was one of 155 academic inventors to be named a 2017 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 1, 2018
In the last two years, two UNLV faculty members and four students have visited various parts of the world to study, teach, and foster international goodwill as part of the prestigious Fulbright Program.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 1, 2018
Authors explore social justice efforts springing from art, techniques for helping students accept new knowledge that may threaten long-held beliefs, and more.
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Research | August 28, 2018
An education researcher turns to the digital realm of video games for a way to identify children’s behavioral problems in the real world.
Research | August 24, 2018
A visiting professor and international researcher involves UNLV dental students in studies that address new methods for treating cavities among children.
stethoscope
Research | August 23, 2018
Clinical Translational Research Infrastructure Network to expand research capacity at UNLV and 12 partner institutions with the aim of improving the health of residents.