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  • Stan Smith Takes Over as Dean

    The College of Sciences would like to welcome Stan Smith, longtime life sciences professor and Associate Vice President for Research, who is now serving as the college's acting dean.

  • The Regeneration Connection

    A fascination with tissue restoration inspired UNLV professor Kelly Tseng and undergraduate student Diana Peña to team up to understand how frogs might impact the fate of humankind.

  • College of Sciences Alumna of the Year

    Amy Brock-Hon is the 2016 College of Sciences Alumna of the Year. She is an associate professor of geology and associate department head at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. Learn more about how she ended up at UNLV, the family environment in the Department of Geoscience, and her favorite brewery in Chattanooga (owned and operated by a fellow UNLV geology alumna).

  • The Last Supper?

    Super-Earths might have cleaned the inner regions of the solar system and then been swallowed by the sun.

  • Shaking on the Fault Lines

    UNLV geoscientist Wanda Taylor and her graduate class were recently featured on the Vegas PBS series Outdoor Nevada. Taylor and her students joined host John Burke to investigate earthquake fault lines in the California Wash Reservoir.


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