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Nevada Colleges Get $1 Million To Prevent Dropouts

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Nevada colleges are getting more than $1 million in federal grants to help retain students who might otherwise drop out. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid announced the awards Monday, saying […]


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Las Vegas Doctoral Candidate Follows Her Goals To Impact Higher Education

Alexandra Lourdes is pursuing her doctorate in education with a goal of working with students at the college level, campus cultures and education reform.


Rebels head coach Bobby Hauck delivers a pep talk before the start of the overtime period in their game against the Fresno State Bulldogs on October 10, 2014. UNLV won 30-27 in overtime. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Bobby Hauck Stepping Down As UNLV Head Coach

Hauck to step down after coaching the Rebels’ season finale against Nevada. UNLV is 2-10 this season after going to a bowl game last year for the first time since 2000.


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Two Ex-UNLV Employees Admit To Stealing From School

Two former University of Nevada, Las Vegas employees have pleaded guilty to stealing at least $292,000 from the school.


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Slot Maker Donates Millions To UNLV

The local division of a Japanese slot machine maker has donated $2.5 million to the hotel administration school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


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University Offers Advanced Educational Program For Health Care Administration In Las Vegas

Health care administration is a very important aspect of the health care industry with a big demand for qualified people.


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Memo: Snyder Will Be Acting UNLV President

UNLV is looking for a new President, and there could be one as soon as tomorrow.


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Las Vegas Offers The Only Emergency And Crisis Management Master’s Degree

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas created the Executive Master’s Degree in Emergency and Crisis Management program as the only full executive Master of Science degree in homeland security and emergency management in the United States.


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Tree Recycling Operation Gets Boost In Vegas Area

Officials hoping to encourage more Las Vegans to recycle their Christmas trees.


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(Denton, Texas) — The University of North Texas Board of Regents votes unanimously to name Dr. Neal Smatresk president of UNT.