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Lied Library at UNLV
May. 19, 2020

As daily life around the country came to a sudden halt in March, UNLV rapidly reconfigured the rhythms of its day-to-day operations and lent its considerable expertise to fighting the virus in Nevada.

Two women stand in front of an image of a Martian rover
May. 19, 2020

Pair of geoscience professors at the forefront of UNLV’s contributions to Mars exploration, but plenty more academics are involved in the Red Planet.

man wearing face mask working putting grocery items in bag in storeroom
May. 19, 2020

The full effect of the crisis won't be known for some time, but right now donors are helping the university pivot to focus on emergency needs and mental health.

a woman and man stand near a cactus outside the chemistry building
May. 18, 2020

The budget analyst on the reasons she and husband Robert are now UNLV lifers.

view of UNLV building and Las Vegas skyline
May. 16, 2020

English professor Claudia Keelan's poem finds a graduating class in the midst of perhaps the most unusual circumstances surrounding commencement in UNLV history.

Ryan wears a black grad cap and a sequin jacket standing on an empty Las Vegas strip.
May. 15, 2020

A familiar face around campus seizes the opportunity to pursue another degree.