News: Division of Research and Economic Development

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.
crowd watching screens
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.
UNLV esports champions trophy
Campus News | April 6, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
man at microphone
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.
signage that says "research"
Research | March 21, 2018
UNLV research administrators on creating an environment to connect faculty from different disciplines.
two women outdoors
Research | March 20, 2018
In her new book, an expert in the nation’s top legal writing program explores how cognitive science and rhetorical theory work together to convince us of what to believe.
cards on blackjack table
Business and Community | March 19, 2018
Unique program boosts student entrepreneurship in the gaming technology industry.