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Students air differences on hot-button issues, leave vitriol behind
Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014
Unlike the mudslinging, belittlement and intolerance on display not just during overheated campaign seasons but, increasingly during legislative sessions, students raised hands to speak rather than talking over each other ...
Participants plan on pursuing college, then the American dream
Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014
As teenagers talked about their future during the Las Vegas Sun Youth Forum, they weren’t fantasizing about dream jobs and fancy homes, or worrying about what school they’d attend next. Instead, they focused on the burden of student loans, facing unemployment, paying off bills and providing for their future family — issues faced by ...
It’s official: Regents name new UNLV president
Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014
UNLV has its new president. The Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents voted 12-1 today to approve Len Jessup, dean of the University of Arizona Eller College of Management, as ...
UNLV search panel selects Arizona dean as next president
Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
The UNLV President Search Committee has selected University of Arizona Eller College of Management Dean Len Jessup as its candidate for the university’s 10th ...
Committee ready to recommend next UNLV president
Monday, Nov. 17, 2014
After a week of forums, interviews and meetings, the UNLV President Search Committee is meeting today to make a recommendation for the university’s 10th president. The committee will choose among ...
Are we properly preparing our kids for the workforce?
Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014
A study says the need for workers in STEM fields is greater than the capacity of Nevada schools to provide them ...
Business background shaped vision of UNLV presidential candidate Jessup
Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014
In the search for the next president of UNLV, the first of three candidates appeared in a campus forum on Nov. 12. Len Jessup is the University of Arizona Eller College of Management Dean, and has also held positions in the business schools at both Washington State University and Indiana University.
UNLV presidential candidate Azziz shares his vision for school
Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014
or an hour, UNLV presidential candidate Dr. Ricardo Azziz fielded questions from the public about his plans for the future of the university. He talked about how he would repair low morale among faculty and staff by ...
Superintendent: No proof principal, assistant involved in cheating
Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014
After a two-year investigation revealed a cheating scandal at Kelly Elementary School, Clark County School District Superintendent Pat Skorkowsky has decided he won’t ...
Program gives students an inside look at working in a hospital — long before med school
Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014
Equipped with confidence from all of her training, Erin Lagman decided to switch plans at the end of high school and become a pharmacist ...

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Photos: Free Ben & Jerry's ice cream served by L.V. celebs warms the soul
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
For one hour, BMX professional Ricardo Laguna and a cast of Revolver dancers scooped ice cream cones in virtual anonymity on Tuesday at ...