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    When it comes to challenges, the medical school's director of academic support services likes to remind students that practice makes perfect.

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People |

The program will help Alejandro Rios prepare for career in immigrant and refugee advocacy.

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People |

CAEO founder helped disadvantaged students progress through the academic pipeline from middle school to post-baccalaureate degree.

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Athletics |

Nearly 35 years after shining on the softball diamond, Christine Parris returns to campus for a well-deserved induction into the UNLV Athletics Hall of Fame.

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Business and Community |

The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine makes it their core mission to provide care to those with the greatest need in our community.

UNLV Experts In The News

K.T.N.V. T.V. ABC 13

While mosquitoes can be annoying to humans, they can also be dangers for our four-legged friends. As a dog owner, it's something I haven't had to really worry about living here in the desert ..... at least until now.

Vegas Inc

Illegal gaming comes in many shapes and sizes, from offshore, online casinos and sportsbooks to unregulated slot machines and much more.


Are you a low-key annoying parent? Aren’t we all? The phrase “low-key” expresses a lackluster feeling that’s analogous to “sort of." Depending on where you look, low-key can be spelled as one word, two words or as a hyphenated phrase.

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Campus News |

FYE supports incoming first-year and transfer students through engagement opportunities on campus, increasing belongingness and making the transition to campus life smoother as they begin their academic journeys. 

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People |

This philanthropy pro helps UNLV donors plan to support the people and causes they love.

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Business and Community |

Leya Dagher knew she wanted to start a business and with the help of UNLV resources, she established Swalty Mediterranean.

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Business and Community |

The Nevada Small Business Development Center brings resources for microbusiness owners to the heart of a community.

Kristina Cho, who gave birth about 10 days earlier to Hazel, and father Paul Cho.
People |

UNLV couple and family therapist Brandon Eddy talks about the evolving involvement of dads in society and how to create healthy relationships with kids.

Recent Accomplishments

Kavita Batra (Medicine) in addition to her existing leadership positions on multiple journals, was appointed as the new editor-in-chief to the International Perspectives on Health Equity (IPHEE) journal. Given her strong research and scholarly records, Batra aims to motivate, encourage and provide instruction to the other members of…
Maryam Raja (The Lincy Institute; Brookings Mountain West; Political Science) recently attended the 2024 Annual Meeting of the Western Governors’ Association, representing Nevada as part of the Western Governors' Leadership Institute (WGLI). The WGLI is a prestigious program developed by the Western Governors' Association to…
Professor Marketa Trimble's (Law) new book The EU Geo-Blocking Regulation has been released. This Commentary analyses the history, technology, uses, legality, and circumvention of geo-blocking, which affects customers and businesses both inside and outside the EU. Professor Trimble examines each of the provisions of the 2018 EU Geo-Blocking…
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