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Center for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Education News

Current Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Education News

Scientist lifting test tubes.
Campus News | September 25, 2017

The university won a $1 million grant from the National Science Foundation to house a new multiphoton laser-scanning microscope, the first of its kind in Nevada.

preschoolers excercise
Research | March 29, 2017

Education policy experts explore why Nevada must prioritize STEM educational experiences for all children, and why waiting until kindergarten is too late.

Erika Torres teaches a fifth-grader
Business and Community | March 8, 2017

Education policy experts explore how to grow interest among students in highly technical industries and what that means for Nevada’s economy.

Students watch a presentation about programming
Business and Community | February 20, 2015

UNLV hosts Math Day event to encourage local high school students to continue their studies in math.

closeup of a person using a calculator with a keyboard and mouse to the side
Campus News | January 21, 2015

UNLV removing some of the stumbling blocks for getting students interested in the science and engineering fields. The key: Get 'em while they're young.

A male researcher examines the contents of a test tube.
Business and Community | June 15, 2012

Elementary teachers head to summer school to bone up on science.