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August 30th, 2015

As a woman who’s been involved in government and corporate America for decades, I’ve been speaking and writing about the role of women ...

  • Education

    We all know Nevada students have historically underperformed compared with those in other states; they are way behind in reading and math scores. We know ...

  • As We See It

    “Kids today have so many cute questions. Why do the doggies have tails? Why does the moon follow us? What’s a rusty trombone?”

  • As We See It

    The school district was named a College Board Advanced Placement district of the year.

  • As We See It

    “Writing is fun” is the message behind upcoming children’s workshops at the new Downtown bookshop.

  • As We See It

    Nevada's D grade in the early-childhood education index of the latest Education Week Quality Counts report is not about academic performance.

  • As We See It

    The update comes on the hells of the recent reopening of the F Street underpass.

  • Featured15 to Watch

    Medical school, stadiums and wars with the north—UNLV's new president has his work cut out for him.

  • As We See It

    The Board of Regents chose Len Jessup of the University of Arizona as their choice hire for UNLV president.

  • As We See It

    The margins tax initiative that failed on election night last week is just one in a series of recent failures.

  • As We See It

    “It is not being proposed to teach in kindergarten. Not even close. We would never be discussing that.”

  • Featured

    Cheating firemen. Jimmy Kimmel's big CCSD donation. Lake Tahoe's four-pound goldfish (!), plus other stories you might have missed in 2013.

  • As We See It

    The NHSPE, a barrier to graduation for those who don’t pass it, will be phased out beginning in the 2014-15 school year ... which means ...

  • Entertainment

    From Matthew Gray Gubler to Julianne Hough, these stars used to be local students.

  • News

    UNLV is planning to build apartment-style dormitories that officials hope will be open to students by fall 2015.

  • News

    As a not-so-popular teenager, she took up running. When the other kids saw she was good at it, high school life became easier. Almost two ...

  • News

    While Nevada lawmakers debate the merits of legalizing marijuana, one company is looking at opening the state's first medical marijuana school this month. The Budtender ...

  • News

    A once-empty lot at Eighth and Fremont streets, adjacent to the coming downtown Container Park, is now full of more than a dozen large trailers. ...

  • News

    Stefania Druga is only 26 but has lived around the world and, more intriguingly, knows how to make a battery from a lemon, extract DNA ...

  • News

    University of Iowa lecturer David Gould has created a course that links Las Vegas and Iowa City because of what’s happening downtown; it might not ...

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  • NewsSportsAggregate

    Developers of a proposed NFL stadium in Las Vegas held firm that the public contribution for the project must be $750 million. Timing is …

  • Arts & EntertainmentNewsAll

    It's good-news, bad-news for electronic music king Calvin Harris. The Scottish DJ, producer and songwriter has topped Forbes magazine's annual "electronic cash kings" list of ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    By financing casinos at a time when other banks refused to consider making loans to them, visionary banker E. Parry Thomas helped build the foundation ...

  • Music

    From Boris to Converge, Mudhoney to Sleep, we'll help you plan your festival weekend.

  • NewsSports

    Call it home-field advantage. Representatives of Sands Corp., which aims to lure the Oakland Raiders to Las Vegas, made their pitch Saturday evening to fans ...

  • Intersection

    If this pop-up event proved anything, it’s the power of 'Ye.

  • Dining

    Prepare yourself for crispy oysters topped with sriracha egg salad, and kimchi tacos in scallion pancakes.

  • Arts & EntertainmentNightlifeMusic

    "Nobody judges you; you don’t have to dress up in a collared shirt. You just come and listen to music and dance."

  • Reviews

    When BLT Burger ran its course, the Mirage recruited their Italian restaurant chef, Michael LaPlaca, to assemble a new menu.

  • DiningFeaturedCelebrity

    In Eat the World, Emeril and fellow Vegas celebrity chef José Andrés visit modernist-cuisine godfather Ferran Adrià in Spain.

  • Industry Weekly

    When you’re as recognizable as Lil Jon, it isn’t easy to catch people off-guard.

  • A&E

    A delirious sold-out crowd and countless Canadians on live TV watched the final concert by rock band The Tragically Hip, whose lead singer and songwriter ...

  • Film

    It's an enjoyable but slightly scuzzy movie for an actor who’s free to make them.

  • Industry Weekly

    Start with the cotton candy foie gras and move on to the suckling pig sandwich.

  • Industry Weekly

    Also in Big This Week: Tyga at Drai's, Calvin Harris at Omnia, Krewella at Hakkasan, Stafford Brothers at Daylight and more.

  • Music

    The veteran mainstream metal acts use both their songs and antics to creeping effect.

  • Industry Weekly

    The French producer has six tracks from his debut album sitting pretty on Billboard's Hot Dance/Electronic Songs chart.

  • Intersection

    This cheery promenade is where the emperor’s clothes have been discarded, picked up and reused.

  • Intersection

    Feeling like Milla Jovovich, I wield a 9mm Glock 17 and actors playing armed home invaders shoot at me.