March 2014 Monthly Update
What's happening at the Center: new reports, papers, podcasts, events, and more.
CGR Annual Report 2013
The Center's comprehensive year in review: a look back at new and continuing projects and programs
2013-14 Gaming Research Fellows
Official announcement via the UNLV NewsCenter.
2013 UNLV-Colliers Mid-Year Report
March 18, 3 PM
Michelle Robinson Gaming Research Colloquium
“Billy Graham Comes to Las Vegas: Faith at Work on the Strip”
March 21, 2014, 3 PM
Robert Miller Gaming Research Colloquium
“Paradise of Spectacle: Imagining and Re-presenting Casino Resorts as Spaces of Luxury and Leisure in the Twentieth Century”
March 27th, 3 PM
Lee Scrivner Gaming Research Colloquium
“Las Vegas, an Atemporal History”
April 4, 3 PM
Matias Karekallas Gaming Research Colloquium
"The Ambivalent Images of Las Vegas in Popular Music"
April 27, 4 PM
Author Event: Danielle Gomes
May 15, 3 PM
Stefan Al Gaming Research Colloquium
"Casino Architecture Wars: A History of How Las Vegas Developers Compete with Architectural Design."
May 30, 3 PM
Richard Williams Gaming Research Colloquium:
“Erle Stanley Gardner in Las Vegas”
56-March 3, 2014
Jay Sarno Roundtable | Listen to the audio file (mp3)
55-February 23, 2014
Larry Gragg | Listen to the audio file (mp3)
54-October 7, 2013
Rex J. Rowley | Listen to the audio file (mp3)
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The Center for Gaming Research, inside UNLV's Lied Library, provides support for scholarly inquiry into all aspects of gambling,
including the business of gaming, its economic and social impacts and its
historical and cultural manifestations.
For statistics by state, visit the Jurisdictions page. For historical information on gaming corporations, visit the Companies Page.
The Reports page includes data on gaming at local, statewide, and national levels and a list of gambling-related dissertations, among other material.
The Occasional Paper Series features more in-depth academic work, and the Podcast page includes recordings of lectures and interviews with gaming executives and scholars.
To learn more about the Center's recent work, view the latest monthly update or visit the Update page.
For more information, visit the About page.