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  1. Undergraduates showcase research at symposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Record-Courier

    Biochemistry and molecular biology student Katie Speirs researches enzymes from breast cancer cells in the University of Nevada, Reno's pharmacology lab.


  2. Steven Guine commented on Ashley Rowe's blog post 'How Do...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    It was recently highlighted by Fox News that two-fifths of the workforce at the Hoover Dam will be retiring in the next 5 years.


  3. Notre Dame switching apparel companies in 10-year dealRead the original story

    Jan 21, 2014 | Fox Sports

    Under Armour Inc. CEO Kevin Plank recalls sleeping in the visiting locker room at Notre Dame Stadium back in 1997, invited to the game by Georgia Tech staff and forced to bunker down because he didn't have a hotel room.


  4. Wild Chimps Prefer a Firm BedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | LiveScience

    Chimpanzees are quite choosy when it comes to their sleeping arrangements, and new research suggests the apes prefer a firm bed made from stiff, resilient wood.


  5. San Jose State names provost and vice president for academic affairsRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | The Campbell Reporter

    Following exhaustive consideration of more than 70 candidates nationwide, San Jose State University has reached inside its own management team to name Andy Hale Feinstein as the No.


  6. Life [and death] at South by SouthwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | World Magazine

    ... the trend is becoming a genre of its own, colleges like the University of Minnesota and the University of Nevada-Las Vegas now offer degrees in "Festival and Event Management." Live music festivals were not unknown before 1969's Woodstock. ...


  7. Concert to benefit arts scholarshipRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | The Spectrum

    ... be faculty members at the Institute: * Mykola Suk, piano: International Concert Artist, University of Nevada-Las Vegas. * Alex Treger, violin: former Los Angeles Philharmonic concertmaster. * Taras Krysa, violin: professor of conducting, UNLV. ...


  8. College Update: Crescenta Valley High, Glendale Community College...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Glendale News-Press

    The following are updates on local athletes at the collegiate level. Erin Ashby Stanford softball junior: Along with much of the Stanford lineup, Ashby is putting up some lofty numbers in 2014.


  9. How Do You Replace a Retiring Hydroengineer Workforce with a Specialized Skill Set?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 |

    It was recently highlighted by Fox News that two-fifths of the workforce at the Hoover Dam will be retiring in the next 5 years.


  10. Convention center is Las Vegas' pick for 2016 Republican conventionRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    The 2016 Republican National Convention will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center if the city wins the right to host the nationally televised event, the Review-Journal has learned.


  11. Chimpanzees Make Beds That Offer Them Best Night's SleepRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 16 | National Geographic

    What's more, the research bolsters the theory that high-quality sleep may have led to the evolution of modern humans, said study leader David Samson , an anthropologist at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.


  12. The Surprising Gut Microbes of African Hunter-GatherersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Wired

    Hadza women cook tubers they've foraged throughout the day. Compared to the men, who spend their day hunting game, the women have more gut bacteria for breaking down fibrous veggies.


  13. Earth Science Tech, Inc. Names Dr. Harvey Katz PhD - as CEORead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Sys-Con Media

    Dr. Issa El-Cheikh has stepped down as the CEO and is now the CFO. Dr. Katz is a seasonal professional with an extensive background in science, chemistry, engineering and the public arena.


  14. RedHawks finish 14th in Robert Kepler InvitationalRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Miami Student

    ... of Alabama at Birmingham held spots in the top 20, while No. 31 Kent State University, No. 34 University of Nevada-Las Vegas, No. 36 Liberty University and No. 47 Northwestern University also entered the tournament ranked. "Anytime you can play a ...


  15. The Attempted Self-Martyrdom of A Welfare RancherRead the original story

    Monday Apr 14 | Balloon Juice

    The continued popularity of this tweet among both liberals and wing nuts/gun nuts continues to impress me.


  16. Skyworks Aerial Systems wins business plan contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Dominic Anthony Marrocco, left, congratulates Greg Friesmuth, CEO and co-founder of Skyworks Aerial Systems, after announcing his team won the Dominic Anthony Marrocco Southern Nevada Business Plan Competition on April 4 at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Foundation Building.


  17. Gordon Silver Attorney Colleen McCarty Appointed to Victims Of Crime SubcommitteeRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 27 | Nevada Business Journal

    Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that Colleen E. McCarty, an associate in the firm's Las Vegas office, has been appointed to the Advisory Commission on the Administration of Justice's Victims of Crime Sub-committee.


  18. Matthew Burns, Associate AIA Named Vice President of EV&A ArchitectsRead the original story

    Mar 17, 2014 | Nevada Business Journal

    EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced that Matthew Burns has been named as the firm's vice president.


  19. The Need For Security In Las Vegas Is Expanding In Both The Public And Private SectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | CBS Local

    Recently, laws for medical marijuana have changed in Las Vegas and there is now a need for security for dispensaries.


  20. One Woman Is Honored And Humbled To Help Families In Need In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | CBS Local

    With a varied career including radio announcer and singer, Layne Russie switched fields and for the past five-years has worked as a family services specialist for the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families program managed through State of Nevada, Department of Welfare .