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The UNLV Department of Sociology combines innovative research with teaching and community service to address questions of social change, diversity, social justice, and sustainability in urban environments.

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Apr. 7, 2020

UNLV researcher Marta Soligo on the impact of the coronavirus on tourism and why it matters.

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Mar. 24, 2020

Governments and workers in sexualized tourism venues can partner to protect workers through code of conduct policies.

UNLV professor Matthew Lachniet works in his lab on campus.
Dec. 27, 2019

A collection of stories highlighting UNLV faculty and students who made the news in 2019.

unlv professor arya udry looks at a meteorite that she's holding up to the light
Dec. 26, 2019

A collection of stories featuring interesting discoveries driven by UNLV that have made news in 2019.

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