• SEFTY Summer '24

    Professor Edwin Oh’s 'SEFTY' program is providing a slice of life for future scientists, giving high schoolers an authentic lab experience.

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Research |

It’s not how many minutes, but how much fun, says new neuroscience research.

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Arts and Culture |

Meow Wolf’s Omega Mart welcomes MFA candidate Karla Lagunas through Sept. 14; Lagunas created an installation, Meta-Telos III.

Students wearing virtual reality headsets and holding video game controllers inside a Dreamscape Learn facility
Campus News |

UNLV partners with Dreamscape Learn to infuse virtual reality into curriculum; immersive learning facility expected to debut at university’s Lied Library in 2025.

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Campus News |

UNLV's concurrent and dual enrollment programs help hundreds of Nevada's class of 2024 high schoolers earn college credit.

UNLV Experts In The News

Daily Hampshire Gazette

When President Biden announced that he was going to deport asylum-seekers without respecting their legal right to due process because the border is too congested, many liberals and moderates cheered. They viewed this draconian measure as Biden finally reassuring the voters that he is, in fact, not “soft” on the immigrant “invasion.” And they were convinced by the president’s argument that he had no choice but to “close down” the border.

Las Vegas Review-Journal En Español

Desert summers are becoming more severe, and Las Vegas' urban planning isn't doing it any favors. The expansion of the valley means that the heat doesn't feel the same in every neighborhood.

K.N.P.R. News

If you’re undocumented, the path to permanent residency in the United States can be long, arduous, even impossible. Depending on your case, you might be required to leave the U.S. and live in your country of origin for years, not knowing whether you’ll be allowed to come back.

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Business and Community |

Co-hosted by the UNLV Sports Innovation Institute, the inaugural SEICon event brings together dozens of sports, entertainment, and innovation leaders — including several with Rebel ties.

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Campus News |

The new online MBA empowers students to earn a top-tier business degree and achieve their career goals, no matter where they are in the world.

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People |

With an artist's attention to detail, the administrative assistant and BTS 'stan' leaves an early impression on on her Lee Business School colleagues.

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People |

Recent UNLV graduate Jalen Valdecantos shares his appreciation of the culture and landmarks he observed as part of Lee Business School's Global Entrepreneurship Experience.

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People |

From the desert to the mountains to the market, Honors College student Allister Dias explores Morocco as part of Lee Business School's Global Entrepreneurship Experience.

Recent Accomplishments

Hal Berghel (Computer Science) published an article, "A Collapsing Academy: Internal and External Threat Vectors Facing Higher Education," in IEEE Computer. In this article Berghel discusses a few of today's most pressing internal and external threats to higher education including plagiarism, research misconduct, questionable authorship…
Lori Johnson (Law) was sworn in as a member of the Board of Directors of the Legal Writing Institute at the 21st Biennial Legal Writing Institute Conference.  
As a member of the Association of Legal Writing Directors (ALWD) Leadership Academy Steering Committee, Rebecca Scharf (Law) presented on Inclusive Leaders in Divisive Times at the 21st Biennial Legal Writing Institute Conference.  
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