This is an important week for the University of Nevada School of Medicine. On Tuesday, officials will submit the school's self-study, an overview of all aspects of their programs and a key document in the effort to earn accreditation.
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For two days last week, an unorthodox college campus opened its doors in northeast Las Vegas and welcomed an inaugural class of exclusively middle and high school students.
Each Monday, the warriors gather, armed and ready for combat at UNLV.
Every fourth-grader in America is eligible for free entry to all federally managed parks, but so far most valley kids have taken a pass on the almost 3-month-old program.
A search committee for UNLV's next executive vice president and provost, essentially the second-in-command under President Len Jessup, has whittled down the list of candidates to four finalists.
Tensions started to bubble over Monday as state lawmakers began digging into the details of how they might break up the Clark County School District.
Kathleen Sandoval, Nevada's first lady, has been named to the governing board of the Davidson Academy, a free public school for profoundly gifted middle and high school students.
For weeks, high-profile protests at college campuses across the country have forced schools to have uncomfortable conversations about race and diversity.
Book learning and theoretical scenarios can take law students only so far. So a trio of judges came to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas on Thursday to show the Nevada Court of Appeals in action.
The state treasurer's office has pushed back against the legal argument that it cannot expand early eligibility for Nevada's new school choice program to active-duty military families and for kindergartners before they attend school for the first time.
Coral Academy of Science Las Vegas recently announced Candyce Farthing as the new chief academic officer.
Months after systemic computer glitches hampered statewide student testing in spring, the Nevada Department of Education on Wednesday will release preliminary scores for the fraction of students who actually completed the standardized tests.
Reacting to nationwide protests on university campuses over perceived racial bias, more than 200 UNLV students and faculty gathered Tuesday to confront administrators with a litany of demands aimed at bolstering the school's multiculturalism efforts.
Parents, school officials and members of the community are invited to see eighth-graders learn how to pay bills, manage their mortgages, determine childcare for their "kids" and much more at Capital One/Junior Achievement Finance Park.
When Maria Garcia was a senior at Eldorado High School, she wasn't sure if college was for her.
All recent U.S. military veterans and their families will now be offered in-state tuition rates to public colleges and universities throughout the country, the White Housesaid on Wednesday.
An existing law easing the school transition for children of military families outlines policy to allow a military exemption from the 100-day eligibility rule for Nevada's new school choice accounts, administration officials said.
Nevada's legal bill to defend its education savings account program grew exponentially Tuesday, but the attorney general's office said a $285,000 contract to continue using private legal counsel to assist in defending the new school choice program is a bargain.
After months of uncomfortable silence, Mallory Levins finally mustered the courage to speak up: Her colleague at the Nevada System of Higher Education, she told her bosses, had made a habit of masturbating at work while she was forced to listen.
Could today's children be the first generation to have shorter life spans than their parents?
When Joe Barbara isn't starring as Gyp DeCarlo and others in the hit musical "Jersey Boys" at Paris Las Vegas, he's at Bishop Gorman High School, helping students produce their closed-circuit TV show.
Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt has asked a Carson City judge to dismiss a second lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the state's new education savings accounts, widely considered to be the most aggressive school-choice program in the country.
Before enrolling at UNLV, Daniel Waqar contemplated a list of faraway schools with far bigger price tags.
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