CSV Import UNLV Magazine Fall 2020 Vol. 28, No. 2 Request PDF Silver State Silver Linings Silver State Silver Linings As we near the end of our terrible, horrible, no good, very bad year, 2020 nonetheless allowed for new avenues of research and innovation. Here's what gives us a glimmer of hope for 2021 and beyond. Silver Linings All Over Campus Silver Linings All Over Campus Reasons for hope aren't just confined to UNLV's academic halls. Here are just a few places where 2020 inspired staff and students to find new paths forward. A Moment that Shines Light on the Tools to Combat Racism A Moment that Shines Light on the Tools to Combat Racism Professor Tyler D. Parry expanded his reading list in 2020 to understand this summer's racial reckoning, and look to tomorrow. Unions, Resorts, and Politicians Negotiate Peace in Crisis Unions, Resorts, and Politicians Negotiate Peace in Crisis Three resort stakeholders find an equilibrium in the pandemic. Challenge Accepted Challenge Accepted Coming to UNLV at a most unusual time, President Keith E. Whitfield remains undaunted and ready to make his mark as a Rebel. The Nexus of Sports, Research, and Community The Nexus of Sports, Research, and Community UNLV's Sports Research and Innovation Initiative gives a home to the university's sports-related research — and is positioned as a crucial touchstone of a burgeoning sports mecca.