News: The Lincy Institute

Research | October 21, 2013
As the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act expands mental healthcare coverage, report emphasizes increased workforce and prevention methods in Nevada.
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Research | September 10, 2013
Nevada ranks at the bottom in attracting the funding it needs for healthcare programs. Marya Shegog of The Lincy Institute says gathering data is critical to helping our community promote healthy living while building a robust economy.
People | March 7, 2013
Recent political science grad Steven Washington on how Agassi Prep has rounded out his college experience, and why we should all chip in to help others.
People | February 28, 2013
Business major Aldrich Sinampaga explains what it means to "rescue" food and how working with a nonprofit opened his eyes to new career opportunities.
People | February 21, 2013
Education student Krystal LePriol explains how the Boys & Girls Club shifted her career plans, and why service learning brought new meaning to her college experience.
People | February 13, 2013
Engineering undergrad Mae Javier on the importance of volunteering with Opportunity Village and shattering the stigma associated with people with intellectual disabilities.
People | October 5, 2012
The educational psychologist on keeping kids with behavioral disorders out of the special education classroom, her proudest moment, and the inspiration of Olympian Gabby Douglas.
Campus News | August 6, 2012
Media coverage highlights ways UNLV is helping Nevada students succeed in 2012.
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Campus News | May 23, 2012
Lincy Institute at UNLV executive director Rob Lang explores the factors that led to North Las Vegas' precarious fiscal situation and offers options for recovery
Business and Community | April 27, 2012
New Lincy Institute report recommends better coordination among state agencies.
Research | April 3, 2012
Sonya Douglass Horsford, a scholar of education with The Lincy Institute, looks toward the future after evaluating the flawed aftermath of U.S. school desegregation.
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Business and Community | November 28, 2011
Mentoring, Sexual Education and Long-Term Programs Focus of Five Year, $2.5 million Grant from U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services