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UNLV’s Anti-Black Racism Task Force releases recommendations

The university formed the 12-member task force — which includes students and employees — in early June in the wake of George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis police custody.

Las Vegas private schools planning to return to classroom

Many private schools are planning to have students return full time to campuses in August and say they are receiving an influx of inquiries from public school parents.

UNLV still evaluating future of Hey Reb! mascot

Acting university president Marta Meana is still in the process of conversing with key stakeholders regarding the school’s mascot, Hey Reb!, per school spokesperson Tony Allen.

Clark County schools’ delayed reopening approved, Jara says

The Clark County School District has received approval from the Nevada Department of Education to delay the start of the school year for students to Aug. 24, Superintendent Jesus Jara said in a town hall Monday.

UNR requires students to take online COVID-19 training

The requirement is for all students for the second summer session, which began Monday, and the fall semester. Students will be quizzed on the material, the university says.