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Campus News | December 6, 2023


Annette Mayes, MD
People | December 5, 2023

OB-GYN physician who recently joined the medical school feels fulfilled being a mentor and role model to others following in her footsteps.

A plane lowers its landing gear.
Research | December 4, 2023

We checked in with UNLV astrophysicist Jason Steffen about his zippy method for boarding an aircraft and what kind of differences it can make.

The Las Vegas skyline (Josh Hawkins, UNLV).
Campus News | December 4, 2023

A collection of news stories highlighting UNLV’s dedication to community and research.

UNLV Experts In The News

K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
December 5, 2023

The ongoing cancer battle faced by a Las Vegas mother signals the lengths many patients in Nevada must go to in order to receive the life-saving care they need not offered in Nevada.

Las Vegas Sun
December 5, 2023

It’s common for visitors to stop and snap pictures on pedestrian bridges that rise above Las Vegas Boulevard with the lights of the Strip in the background.

K.T.N.V. T.V. ABC 13
December 5, 2023

The UNLV football program could cash in big time after playing one of its most successful seasons in a decade. This year’s 9-4 Rebels secured a winning record for the first time since 2013. On top of that, the team is heading to a bowl game in Phoenix at the end of the month.

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People | December 4, 2023

The longtime career coach is helping Engineering students break into the burgeoning Southern Nevada tech start-up market.

UNLV model letters in winterscape background
Campus News | December 1, 2023

When decorating for the season, learn what you can do to keep your home and loved ones safe.

a drawn figure of a person dancing
Arts and Culture | November 30, 2023

Enjoy this mix of work choreographed by faculty and students.

three students working in engineering lab
Campus News | November 29, 2023

Nearly 40 student teams to showcase inventions Wednesday, Dec. 6; prototypes on display at Ham Hall and Foundation Building.

Dr. Kenneth Izuora and Dr. Sanna Fatima
Business and Community | November 28, 2023

This American Diabetes Awareness Month, Dr. Kenneth Izuora and Dr. Sanna Fatima highlight Nevada's need for more endocrinologists.

Recent Accomplishments

Shane Kraus (Psychology) and colleagues recently published a systematic review, "No Magic Pill: A Systematic Review of the Pharmacological Treatments for Compulsive Sexual Behavior Disorder," in the Journal of Sex Research. 
Jenna Weglarz-Ward, associate professor, and Turia Penkalski, doctoral student, (both Early Childhood, Multilingual, and Special Education) presented their recent research findings related to professional requirements and recommendations for IDEA Part C special instructors and service coordinators along with colleagues Maryssa Mitsch (UNLV Alumni…
Melissa Yarczower and Jenna Weglarz-Ward (both Early Childhood, Multilingual, and Special Education) presented a poster at the recent 39th Division for Early Childhood's Annual International Conference on Young Children with Disabilities and their Families. Their poster titled, "How Professionals Are Prepared in Social, Emotional, and Behavior…
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