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Protest signs read "Defund Police" and "Abolish Police"
Jun. 10, 2020

As more municipalities weigh the future of their police departments, UNLV professors explain what these movements mean and how they would work.

Four women pose holding up a t-shirt
Jun. 9, 2020

Jenna Heath's work on peer mentoring and other programs earns her high honor from university.

Debbie Pattni seated in front of a computer in her home office.
Jun. 8, 2020

Helping her children navigate their educational pathways led Debbie Pattni to a fulfilling career in academic advising.

The black pyramid of the Luxor dominates a view north along the Las Vegas Strip
Jun. 5, 2020

Former mayor Jan Jones Blackhurst sees a reimagined Las Vegas in the wake of coronavirus as the Strip slowly reawakens.

black person and white person holding hands at protest
Jun. 5, 2020

UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey offers advice to those seeking to be allies in social change.

Jun. 5, 2020

How a classroom assignment led UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey to a career as a social change communication expert.