News: International Gaming Institute

People preparing to cut ribbon on new Fertitta Complex
Campus News | November 1, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
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Business and Community | May 16, 2019
Students and faculty lead programs to improve lives in Southern Nevada.
A video game controller and keyboard used in an esports game.
Research | May 8, 2019
UNLV gaming researcher explores the potential impacts of cheating in a burgeoning industry.
Campus News | May 1, 2019
UNLV faculty and students honored with Service-Learning, Community-Based Research, Faculty/Staff Outreach, and Student Service awards.
A portrait of Shekinah Hoffman with a portion of the Las Vegas skyline, including the High Roller, in the background.
People | May 1, 2019
Shekinah Hoffman leads a rigorous program for mentoring youth in under-resourced communities.
Becky Harris seated on exterior bench
Business and Community | February 20, 2019
Former Nevada Gaming Control Board chairwoman will study policy and regulatory issues related to legal sports wagering.
Aron Kock demonstrates his blackjack variant to two onlookers at a gaming convention.
People | February 20, 2019
Native Aruban Aron Kock found inspiration to come to the UNLV Center for Gaming Innovation in a pile of mango leaves.
Caesars Palace sportsbook
Campus News | February 12, 2019
From sports to themed casinos, UNLV researchers push the boundaries of hospitality scholarship.
A student stands in front of a presentation
Campus News | January 30, 2019
Tech-savvy and constantly connected, today's Hospitality College students have some big ideas on how to move the industry forward — and executives are listening.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
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People | December 6, 2018
Two-time UNLV alumnus Andrew Baca has done a little bit of everything in his career … except let setbacks stand in the way.
Sociology doctoral student Marta Soligo poses at Montelago Village at Lake Las Vegas
Research | December 4, 2018
A native of Italy, Marta Soligo researches the Italian "flavor" of some Southern Nevada tourist attractions.