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  1. Hawaiian Islands internship leads to job for College of Education studentRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    A lifetime decision that Carly Presher had to make at an early juncture in her Penn State academic career has led to her having the time of her life. A Las Vegas native who transferred from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, Presher wanted to enroll in a theater program because of her love of singing and acting.

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  2. University of Houston reveals big-money fee for Matthew McConaughey speechRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | CultureMap

    ... universities regularly spend big money to draw A-list speakers. Last June, students at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas held protests following the school's announcement that the institution planned to pay Hillary Clinton $225,000 to speak at an ...

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  3. Teen speaks out on EpilepsyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KITV-TV

    Sydney Baron of Campbell High School is here to tell us more. Good morning. Tell me about your journey with Epilepsy.

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  4. Trending in HendersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Nevada Business Journal

    From a company town to a city companies want to be in: Henderson has trended towards the feel of a hometown community while evolving to meet the needs of residents and businesses.

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  5. 2015 Experimental Biology - Day 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ScienceBlogs

    Monday was a great day for comparative physiology at EB! I saw several highly notable posters and seminars that I would like to share with you: Catherine Ivy, graduate student at McMaster University compared deer mice that were raised at high altitudes versus those raised at lower altitudes and found that the ancestry of the animals was actually important in regulation of breathing and gas exchange in the lungs. Perhaps not surprisingly, acclimation to hypoxia also influenced both variables as well.

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  6. UH to pay McConaughey $135,000 for commencement speechRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    ... and make healthy choices for a better future," UH said in the statement. Students at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas protested after the school announced it planned to pay Hillary Clinton $225,000 to speak at an event last June. A report by ...

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  7. UNLV Presidesnt Len Jessup On The Ed Bernstein ShowRead the original story

    Tuesday | Emailwire.com

    This week on The Ed Bernstein Show, the new President of the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Len Jessup, will be interviewed. Las Vesgas, NV -- Through his various positions at other college campuses, Mr. Jessup has spent the last few decades proving his ability to be innovative, motivational, and highly effective as a leader.

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  8. Johnny SewaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | State Press

    The road teams went 13-5 last weekend in the Pac-12, but this time drew dead even at .500 after ASU, Arizona, and UCLA completed sweeps. a Junior Johnny Sewald safely dives back to first base to avoid the pickoff attempt by the University of Nevada Las Vegas at Phoenix Municipal Stadium on Wednesday, March 11, 2015.

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  9. On the Edge of Extinction: Tiny Pupfish Go without Breathing to Survive their Harsh EnvironmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Science Daily

    The endangered desert pupfish has made itself at home in the harsh, hot environment of Death Valley hot springs by using a surprising evolutionary adaptation: They can go for up to five hours without oxygen. And you thought you could hold your breath for a long time.

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  10. Combine stretched MustangRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The London Free Press

    ... There's nothing I had to worry about." Shaquille Murray-Lawrence, a running back from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas Runnin' Rebels ran a quick 40-yard dash. Chris Ackie, a defensive back from Laurier, showed well on one-on-one drills and won ...

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  11. Interblock Gaming Appoints Rob Bone as President of North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Market Wire

    Interblock Gaming, known for its luxury gaming products and multiplayer gaming machines, has appointed Rob Bone as President of North America, effective March 25, 2015. In his role, Bone will direct all P&L efforts related to commercial sales, customer service, marketing, product roadmap planning, and new market strategies for the United States and Canada.

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  12. Food Retailers Keep Employment Steady In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] Even with a recession, people still buy groceries. But there is more to operating a supermarket than checkers and baggers. 1 comment

  13. CFO Obtains His M.B.A. To Keep His Las Vegas Business Going StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] Women's Health Associates of Southern Nevada is a group of OB/GYN physicians who provide a variety of services.

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  14. Education Director Finds Psychology Degree Valuable In Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, mpulicella@cbs.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] The hospitality industry in Las Vegas continues to grow and Marcus Lam is not only responsible for the business aspects of The International School of Hospitality but for his students entering this field.

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  15. The Rogers Foundation to Transform Black Mountain Institute with $30...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | PRWeb

    Philanthropist Beverly Rogers , presents check to UNLV President, Len Jessup and UNLV President Emerita and BMI Executive Director, Carol C. Harter Few dollars flow these days to humanities and creative arts programs compared to other disciplines," said UNLV President Emerita Carol C. Harter and Executive Director at Black Mountain Institute. Philanthropists James E. and Beverly Rogers , well-known leaders in the charge to improve education in Southern Nevada, have committed $30 million to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas' Literary Institute: The Black Mountain Institute.

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  16. State GOP strategy makes them sound like DemocratsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Big News Network.com

    Republicans in control of the Nevada Senate are keeping Democrats on their toes, slipping ideas historically pushed by the Democratic Party into bills backed by the GOP. It's a ploy commonly seen in the halls of Congress, forcing lawmakers into a tough choice: hold their nose and vote in favor of a bill they don't like because of minor provisions they support, or vote against it and -- come election time -- explain to voters why they opposed popular measures."

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  17. Palm Springs Celebrates Its Past, And Tourists Arrive In DrovesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | WGBH

    Now a stop on Palm Springs tours, this iconic desert house - shown here in a 1970 photo - was designed by modernist architect Richard Neutra for department store magnate Edgar J. Kaufmann in 1946. About 100 miles east of Los Angeles, Palm Springs, with its cloudless skies, bright sunshine and warm temperatures, was the desert playground of golden-era Hollywood.

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  18. Nevada after Sen. Harry Reid: Will Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval run?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada, shown last year, announced Friday that he will not seek a new term in 2016. Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada, shown last year, announced Friday that he will not seek a new term in 2016.

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  19. Mexico native Ruben J. Kihuen announced Saturday, March 28, 2015,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    On a weekend when much political speculation is focused on who might run to replace Sen. Harry Reid, a Nevada lawmaker has set his signs on a seat in Congress. Sen. Ruben J. Kihuen announced today on his Facebook page that he is seeking the Fourth Congressional District seat held by Rep. Cresent Hardy, a former member of the Nevada Legislature.

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  20. First Center for Cosmetic, Implant & Neuromuscular Dentistry...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | PRWeb

    The first-ever winner of the Dream Big, Smile Big Dental Scholarship was announced Monday, March 16. Kari Miller of Reno, Nevada, a second-year student at the University of Nevada Las Vegas School of Dental Medicine, was awarded the $750 scholarship. She was bleeding from the extraction site, and missing three teeth, but she told us she felt liberated, free, and finally out of pain.

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