Standing in blue scrubs and facing a packed UNLV auditorium Saturday, 50 students just a few weeks from entering high school explained medical terminology and analyzed scans aloud.
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When Nevada State College opened its doors at an empty vitamin factory 13 years ago, school leaders worked with a shoestring budget of paltry state funding and empty promises from community leaders who vowed to give more.
Jim McIntosh, chief financial officer for the Clark County School District, resigned Wednesday as the nation’s fifth-largest school system faces a series of critical junctures.
The Nevada Department of Education reached a settlement with the federal government after an investigation revealed its website lacked functionality for blind and low-vision visitors.
State Sen. Michael Roberson, R-Henderson, who chairs a legislative panel charged with approving a final reorganization plan, had stated in April that the effort would remain “fiscally neutral.”
The Nevada Supreme Court on Tuesday denied a request from the American Civil Liberties Union to delay oral arguments in a lawsuit challenging a controversial school choice bill.
In an emergency motion filed Monday, the ACLU asked the state Supreme Court justices to reconsider their decision to set arguments on July 29 in an appeal that the civil rights advocacy group filed less than two weeks ago.
As the leader of the Arab Music Ensemble, Dr. Bishr Hijazi hopes to reverse misconceptions about Middle Eastern Culture and connect people across the world through the trio’s alluring, curious music.
Nevada Supreme Court justices will hear oral arguments for two separate challenges to the state’s education savings accounts on the same day next month in Las Vegas.
Misconduct allegations against an internal Clark County School District police investigator are complicating a criminal case he helped the FBI put together.
You might not be smarter than these three fifth-graders in Henderson. At 11, they’re giving directions to rocket scientists about testing soybeans at the International Space Station.
Five current and former Clark County School District police officers asked the district attorney’s office Thursday to investigate allegations of wrongdoing against an internal affairs investigator.
The American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada objected Thursday to a rapid-pace briefing schedule proposed by the state in its appeal over the state’s school choice law.
The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the practice of considering race in college admissions, rejecting a white woman’s challenge to a University of Texas affirmative action program.
Spread the Word Nevada is trying to collect enough books so students from at-risk elementary schools will have a new one every month. Last year, it collected more than 425,000 books to give to schools across Clark County. Currently, it has about 375,000 books stored and ready for the upcoming school year.
Bo Bernhard, executive director of UNLV’s International Gaming Institute, has been named the Philip G. Satre Chair in Gaming Studies at both UNLV and the University of Nevada, Reno.
The Clark County Commission on Tuesday unanimously approved a plan giving UNLV a 9-acre site on Shadow Lane, where it plans to build its new medical school.
Entering college can often be daunting for a first-generation college student. Seeing those challenges, Nevada State College created the Nepantla Program, which is designed to help first-generation and underrepresented students transition from high school to college.
Nevada no longer ranks dead last for its lackluster education system. Now, it’s only second-to-last, according to the Annie E. Casey Foundation’s annual Kids Count report.
The College of Southern Nevada has decided to grow its athletic program, expanding from two teams to five in the past year.
The release of a secretly recorded conversation between two Clark County School District police officers highlights the dysfunction that compelled the FBI to investigate allegations of department corruption.
History professor Eugene Moehring presented an in-depth history of Southern Nevada this past Thursday at the College of Southern Nevada, Henderson Campus, for the fifth “Henderson Speaks” event.
The ACLU of Nevada filed notice challenging Clark County District Court Judge Eric Johnson’s ruling last month that Senate Bill 302 does not violate a constitutional ban against the use of taxpayer money for religious purposes.