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Construction noise on UNLV’s campus won’t be winding down anytime soon. University President Len Jessup outlined a number of projects — some recently completed and others in progress or soon to launch — during his keynote speech Tuesday morning at the Nevada Economic Development Conference.
Both were great generals. Both Virginians. Both came from slave-owning plantation families. Is it really so far-fetched to put Robert E. Lee in the same category as George Washington, as President Donald Trump suggested Tuesday?
UNLV is trying something new this semester in the name of inclusion, and it's working better than anyone had hoped. School officials say an LGBTQ-friendly residence hall on campus has been so popular it has a waiting list.
A girl with a 3-D printed prosthetic hand whose dream of throwing the first pitch at every major league ballpark has been widely shared, is now scheduled to throw the first pitch at Game 4 of the World Series, the MLB confirmed to ABC News today.
Construction noise on UNLV’s campus won’t be winding down anytime soon.
University President Len Jessup outlined a number of projects — some recently completed and others in progress or soon to launch — during his keynote speech Tuesday morning at the Nevada Economic Development Conference.
Recalling UNLV’s golden days when her husband, Jerry Tarkanian, coached the Rebels to a national basketball title, Las Vegas Councilwoman Lois Tarkanian said Tuesday that the community should be as thrilled by what the university has planned in the coming years.
Nowadays, sex-positivity is mainstream: Amazon sells vibrators for as little as a few dollars, and the honest, open-minded sex-advice podcast Savage Love is consistently at the top of downloads charts.
U.S. News and World Report named UNLV the most diverse campus in the country.
U.S. News & World Report has released its annual Best Colleges rankings.
In 60 years, UNLV has grown from 500 students to more than 30,000.
The university, first known as Nevada Southern, held a diamond anniversary party Tuesday to kick off a year of activities to highlight UNLV’s transformation.
It has been six decades since the University of Nevada, Las Vegas opened its doors under the name "Nevada Southern" on Sept. 10, 1957.
The University of Nevada, Las Vegas celebrated its 60th anniversary with an outdoor birthday bash to mark the occasion.
UNLV celebrated its 60th birthday with a big party Tuesday, including cake and a pep rally.
The University of Nevada Las Vegas celebrated its birthday today, with the traditional cake, music, and a spirit rally led by students.
UNLV played host to the third and final presidential debate of the 2016 election. Our favorite news stories capturing the preparation, the big day, and beyond.
A compilation of media coverage profiling just a few of the many people of UNLV who made news in 2016.
From a new home for the Hotel College to student housing, needed parking and some new land, UNLV campus expansion was in the news in 2016.