• Over the course of 20 years, UNLV’s Paralegal Certificate program evolved from a startup six-weekend course into a nationally-recognized curriculum and online support system utilized by prominent universities around the country. At the June paralegal graduation celebration, program founder Dan Barber was recognized by the Division of Educational Outreach for 20 years of vision and leadership for this thriving program.

  • Just how intertwined are wine and history? This week's class review focuses on Italian wine and the Piemontese wines of this northeastern region of Italy. http://unlvce.blogspot.com/

  • At the close of week six, our Vine to Wine reviewer shares how to find a region's wine at Total Wine & More (the class location). Click here to read the blog: http://unlvce.blogspot.com/ and please feel free to share your comments.

  • Would you or someone you know like to take an expedition to the very ends of the earth? Expedition leaders Peg Rees and Sharon Schafer will offer entertaining and educational multimedia presentations to learn about Antarctica: A UNLV Natural History and Photographic Adventure, offered by UNLV Continuing Education.Two presentation sessions will be held:
    5:30 - 6:30 p.m. July 17 in the conference room of the Historic Fifth Street School, 401 S.4th St.
    6 - 7 p.m. July 23 in the classroom of Sport Chalet, 8825 W. Charleston Blvd.

  • At the close of week four, our Vine to Wine reviewer shares the life of master sommelier candidates, the endless possibilities offered with this class, and the tasting of fortified wines. Click here to read the blog: http://unlvce.blogspot.com/ and please feel free to share your comments.

  • UNLV Continuing Education has recruited students to review select courses offered this summer. Visit the Continuing Education blog to read student insight and opinion. http://unlvce.blogspot.com/

  • Heath Hiudt, UNLV Sommelier Academy instructor and sommelier at the Cosmopolitan’s upscale STK restaurant, will lead a two-day excursion to California wine country August 22-23.

  • Basic language skills can make the difference between a good vacation or business trip and a great one. Knowing the local language allows travelers to venture off the tourist path and immerse themselves more fully in the local culture. Summer sessions of UNLV Continuing Education’s beginning conversation courses in Mandarin Chinese, French, Italian, Japanese, and Spanish begin in May or early June. Within weeks you will be ready to ask and answer essential questions encountered during personal or business travel.

  • A UNLV Continuing Education gift card goes beyond the traditional to memorable to celebrate mothers   Stumped over what to give Mom for her special day? Think outside the paper-wrapped box with UNLV Continuing Education! The Summer 2013 Continuing Education Catalog is full of courses perfect for giving and sharing. Classes are available to suit just about any interest and budget. Does Mom, like many Las Vegans, lament that her green thumb has withered in the scorching desert heat?

  • The Fall 2012 course evaluations are in. Of the more than 800 students completing the evaluations, up to 98% were satisfied to very satisfied with our instructors and courses. The attached PDF highlights the satisfaction ratings for courses and instructors.