News: International Gaming Institute

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]
A collage of photos showing a group of 20 students smiling at the camera as well as empty rows of seats in a theatre with a multimedia production on stage.
Campus News | June 15, 2018
Local students get hands-on experience in the hospitality industry through the Young Executive Scholars program. Bonus: A preview of TEDxUNLV.
A woman plays chuck-a-luck
Research | June 6, 2018
As gaming proliferates nationwide, what becomes of women who become addicted, and turn to crime? An Eadington Fellow aims to find out.
Portrait Bo Bernhard
Research | May 10, 2018
Vegas native Bo Bernhard’s research on the city’s top industry, hospitality and gaming, informs billion-dollar business decisions around the world and closer to home.
UNLV esports champions trophy
Campus News | April 6, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
cards on blackjack table
Business and Community | March 19, 2018
Unique program boosts student entrepreneurship in the gaming technology industry.
Two photos showing esports co-founder Milo Ocampo raising the championship trophy above his head surrounded by teammates as well as a stage with six computers on each side battling it out in League of Legends.
Campus News | March 12, 2018
At the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown, UNLV’s 8-bit esports team made history by winning the championship.
MW Esports Showdown logo
Campus News | March 7, 2018
Some of the best teams in collegiate gaming will meet as UNLV’s "8-Bit Esports" takes on Boise State in the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown.