News: International Gaming Institute

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.
man
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.
The demolition of the Dunes casino
UNLV History | October 25, 2018
Some of the major milestones of a driving force behind developments on the Las Vegas Strip and beyond.
two women at resort property
Research | October 3, 2018
Few women hold executive positions in the hospitality industry. Two UNLV researchers explore the implications.
computer screen and smartphone on gambling website
Research | August 8, 2018
The challenges of restricting offshore gaming create headaches for governments around the world.
International Gaming Institute sign
Research | July 23, 2018
IGI reports offered analysis for officials, business leaders on gaming regulation and ways to balance growing tourism market while minimizing social costs.
three students
Business and Community | July 6, 2018
Take the journey into career possibilities with the local high school students at this summer’s Young Executive Scholars Hospitality and Tourism Program. [Photo Essay]