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

The black pyramid of the Luxor dominates a view north along the Las Vegas Strip
Business and Community | June 5, 2020
Former mayor Jan Jones Blackhurst sees a reimagined Las Vegas in the wake of coronavirus as the Strip slowly reawakens.
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Campus News | June 5, 2020
UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey offers advice to those seeking to be allies in social change.
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Campus News | June 4, 2020
School of Nursing grad student Erika Kimble finds success as an entrepreneur in the dermatology field.
A person hangs up a "come in, we're open" sign on a window.
Business and Community | June 4, 2020
Mental health expert Dr. Michelle Paul provides strategies on fighting off anxieties as people return to work, outside activities.

UNLV Experts In The News

Care.com
June 5, 2020
In the wake of millions of people taking to the streets to protest police brutality against black Americans — the most recent example of which involved the killing of George Floyd — and demand racial justice, white parents raising white children want to know how they can encourage the next generation to do better. The key: teaching anti-racism. As activist, scholar and writer Angela Davis has stated, “In a racist society, it is not enough to be non-racist, we must be anti-racist.”
June 5, 2020
After the death of George Floyd, Black Lives Matter activists have taken to streets across the country, protesting police brutality. In Nevada, peaceful protests have escalated into violent clashes, with both officers and protesters reporting injuries. In the midst of chaos, we sit down with both sides to discuss the history of police brutality and the best way for our state to move forward.
June 5, 2020
As protesters continue taking to the Las Vegas streets to speak out against police brutality against black Americans following the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis Police last month, there have been quite a few risks to consider.
building rendering
Campus News | June 3, 2020
Recently released artist's renderings show plans for the building that is scheduled to be under construction in February 2021.
Research | June 3, 2020
Business professor and socialization researcher Richard Gardner offers tips for coping with unfounded paranoia that you’re not good enough.
a man wearing a covid-appropriate face mask gestures at empty metal shelves
Campus News | June 2, 2020
Rebel Raiser Crowdsourcing Campaign Kicks Off to Fill Shelves
Portrait of Dr. Daniel Diaz wearing blue scrubs. Diaz is playing a key role in day-to-day operations at UNLV Medicine's COVID-19 curbside test operation
People | June 1, 2020
A spate of childhood sports injuries first led Diaz to medical school and now to a sports medicine fellowship at UNLV.
closeup of person holding resume
Campus News | June 1, 2020
UNLV to join Handshake, a platform for students and employers to launch their careers using online tools.

Recent Accomplishments

June 5, 2020
Erin Hamilton and Jason Smith (both Accounting) recently were featured on Forbes.com in "Research Sheds New Light On How Corporate Fraud Is Perpetrated" about their research on financial reporting fraud.
June 5, 2020
Keith McMath (Student Union and Event Services) has been elected as the Region I director for the Association of College Unions International. He will be working with member institutions from Nevada, California, Hawaii, Arizona, and New Mexico to further the efforts of college unions through education and outreach. College unions serve as a bridge...
June 5, 2020
David G. Schwartz (Faculty Affairs) recently published an extended blog post highlighting his research as the Neon Museum's 2020 Scholar in Residence. Called “After Howard, Before The Mirage: The Early Corporate Era of Nevada Casinos and the Shifting Visual Landscape of Las Vegas,” it considers an often-neglected period of Las Vegas casino history...
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