University of Nevada-Las Vegas

University of Nevada-Las Vegas Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for University of Nevada-Las Vegas. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 2,553 in University of Nevada-Las Vegas

  1. Single parents have a pretty decent sex life, actuallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Single mothers and fathers of the world, guess what? You're getting just as much action as those single schmucks who don't have kids. That's the surprising conclusion from a study published last month in the Journal of Sex Research , which found no real differences in sex lives and dating behaviors of single parents of young children, compared to single people with no children .

    Comment?

  2. Reno, Las Vegas, and the Strip by Eugene P. MoehringRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2014 | Las Vegas Newstrip

    "Moehring is one of the leading scholars of Nevada history and of urban history. In this book, he combines those two areas in a unique way that only he can.

    Comment?

  3. Panel Discussion Of Appeals Court MeasureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | CBS Local

    An upcoming ballot vote on whether Nevada needs an intermediate appeals court will be the topic of a public panel discussion at the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The law school's Public Interest Law Association will host the 5:15 p.m. Monday event about ballot Question 1. The measure would authorize amending the Nevada Constitution to create a three-judge state court of appeals to hear and decide some cases before they reach the busy seven-member Nevada Supreme Court.

    Comment?

  4. Las Vegas CEO's IT Company At Forefront Of IoT RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | CBS Local

    Michael Smith is co-founder and CEO of Raster Media , a downtown Las Vegas software design, development and consulting technology company that specializes in mobile app development, and has now entered the next technological revolution-IoT . Smith is moving Raster forward into IoT, an era of human-technology interaction where the human experience is the driver.

    Comment?

  5. 'You Can Never Get Bored As A Nurse,' Says A Las Vegas RNRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | CBS Local

    Carly Webster Nelson, RN, has many responsibilities as a nurse at the Women's Health Associates of Southern Nevada at the Meadows location. She is responsible for antepartum testing of high risk obstetrician patients, infertility coordination, assisting doctors with procedures, IVs, medication administration, calling patients with abnormal results and managing back office staff.

    Comment?

  6. UNLV welcoming world-class Intel supercomputerRead the original story

    Sep 20, 2014 | Greenwich Citizen

    This June 21, 2014 photo provided by Switch and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, shows Intel's Cherry Creek supercomputer on the UNLV campus in Las Vegas. UNLV will have a supercomputer that can do the equation and 200 trillion more like it in one second.

    Comment?

  7. Roundabout Sept. 20Read the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Log Cabin Democrat

    The Rev. Thom South is the church pastor. For more information or to make a donation, call the church office, 329-6232.

    Comment?

  8. Video Games could Dramatically Streamline Education ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Scientific Computing/Instrument.

    A Washington State University professor has figured out a dramatically easier and more cost-effective way to do research on science curriculum in the classroom - and it could include playing video games. Rich Lamb , who teaches science education at WSU's College of Education, said the process could revolutionize the way educational research is done.

    Comment?

  9. Video games could dramatically streamline educational researchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | ECNmag

    A Washington State University professor has figured out a dramatically easier and more cost-effective way to do research on science curriculum in the classroom - and it could include playing video games. Called "computational modeling," it involves a computer "learning" student behavior and then "thinking" as students would.

    Comment?

  10. Lena Prima Returns to Suncoast Showroom TonightRead the original story

    Sep 18, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Recording artist and entertainer Lena Prima , youngest daughter of music legend Louis Prima, returns to the Suncoast Showroom bringing her powerful voice and infectious energy tonight, September 19. "That Old Black Magic," "Jump Jive 'An Wail," and "Sing Sing Sing" are among the songs made popular by her father that Prima will perform at the Suncoast, the latter featuring Lena on the drums. Joined by her seven-piece band, Prima will also perform tunes from her recently released albums, along with her father's classics.

    Comment?

  11. Gunn High senior publishes children's book on autismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    In Maya Angelou's famous autobiography, "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings," she imagines that her mother is a superhero who banishes a racist dentist who refused to treat Angelou because of the color of her skin. Inspired by this part of the book - and a sophomore English class assignment at Gunn High School based on it - senior Emily Nelson, who is autistic, has published her own superhero story, in which an autistic superhero discovers he has a special power to calm and help others with autism.

    Comment?

  12. UNLV celebrates state-of-the-art world-class supercomputerRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

    Comment?

  13. UNLV celebrates state of the art world-class supercomputerRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

    Comment?

  14. Wynn's reputation creates great gambling expectationsRead the original story

    Sep 17, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Vegas magnate Steve Wynn's Bay State casino coup promises to make metro Boston the new gambling mecca of the East Coast, as his $1.6 billion Everett resort - which won state Gaming Commission approval yesterday - will mark his much-anticipated return to a region he took by storm three decades ago before putting his indelible imprint on the Vegas strip. "It's a big deal, because he's shown in every market he's gone into, he's put in a very high-amenity facility, and in most cases led the market," said David Schwartz of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

    Comment?

  15. Wynn's rep creates great expectationsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Boston Herald

    Vegas magnate Steve Wynn's Bay State casino coup promises to make metro Boston the new gambling mecca of the East Coast, as his $1.6 billion Everett resort - which won state Gaming Commission approval yesterday - will mark his much-anticipated return to a region he took by storm three decades ago before putting his indelible imprint on the Vegas strip. "It's a big deal, because he's shown in every market he's gone into, he's put in a very high-amenity facility, and in most cases led the market," said David Schwartz of the Center for Gaming Research at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

    Comment?

  16. 211 College Campuses Rally for Constitution WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Accuracy In Academia

    ... class and free shooting at the range to educate their liberal peers on the Second Amendment. University of Nevada-Las Vegas will raffle off a pistol among all their new sign-ups to raise awareness about the Second Amendment. Shorter University will ...

    Comment?

  17. Bonaventure elected chief judge of Las Vegas Justice CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The judges of the Las Vegas Justice Court unanimously selected Vice Chief Judge Joe Bonaventure to be the court's next chief judge. Bonaventure will begin a two-year term in January.

    Comment?

  18. Reid claims credit in Tesla deal with NevadaRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

    Comment?

  19. Will The Last Casino Leaving Atlantic City Please Turn Off The Lights?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | Seeking Alpha

    ... saying is, 'I want the revenue. I want the revenue back.'" According to a study by the University of Nevada-Las Vegas, 26 casinos have opened in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic states since 2004. Previously, Atlantic City enjoyed an east coast ...

    Comment?

  20. AC Tries to Reinvent ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | NBC Connecticut

    The Trump Plaza in Atlantic City will shutter its doors early Tuesday morning, the latest casino to fail as this once high-flying resort city faces fierce competition from gambling elsewhere. When the doors close at 5:59 a.m., about 8,000 jobs will have been lost this year, a quarter of the casino workforce, according to figures filed by the city's casinos.

    Comment?