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MGM Resorts International Public Policy Institute News

The MGM Resorts International Public Policy Institute develops research-based solutions that support the creation of sustainable and resilient communities. Solutions will be developed through a process of stakeholder engagement. The intent of the institute is to develop unique workplace and community policies that improve the human condition.

Current MGM Resorts International Public Policy Institute News

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People | May 12, 2021

After leaving college to enter the hospitality industry, Clay Hartley took advantage of a program through MGM Resorts International to finally earn his degree.

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People | December 14, 2020

Seven women are the first to complete the Urban Leadership Program thanks to partnership.

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Business and Community | December 30, 2019

A collection of news stories from 2019 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.

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Campus News | October 21, 2019

Donors are honored for their continuing support of the university and its programs.

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People | June 19, 2019

The retired U.S. Senate majority leader discusses health care with the dean of UNLV’s medical school

Chuck Todd, host of NBC's Meet the Press, moderates a discussion at the Bellagio in Las Vegas between former U.S. Sen. Harry Reid and former Speaker of the House John Boehner.
Business and Community | April 25, 2019

Inaugural symposium highlights need for collaboration across academia, business, and government to secure a prosperous American workforce.

MGM Resorts International Public Policy Institute In The News

David Magazine
July 8, 2019

You can blame inflation, high professor salaries, escalating costs for highly-amenitized dorms, and a host of other factors. Regardless, the consensus is clear: a college degree is only getting more expensive to attain in the U.S.

Bloomberg
June 14, 2019

Las Vegas is America’s gambling playground, and one of the casino industry’s highest-stakes games is partisan politics.

C-Span
April 29, 2019

Former Senator Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) and former House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) offered advice to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) about how to proceed with Trump administration investigations following the release of the Mueller report.

NPR
April 25, 2019

Harry Reid and John Boehner are unlikely co-headliners. But they shared the stage yesterday at the Bellagio.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
April 24, 2019

The "America: The Future of Work" event focused on the divide between republicans and democrats.

Las Vegas Sun
April 24, 2019

Harry Reid and John Boehner hardly seemed like the best of friends during their time as congressional leaders, and at times it appeared they weren’t even the best of enemies.