This week, host Gary Larson and regular contributors David Damore, Elizabeth Thompson, and Conor Shine discuss the resignation of Clark County Commissioner Tom Collins. The panel also discuss the special legislative session that may be called to debate possible tax abatements for the electric car company Faraday which is considering a plant in North Las Vegas.
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The annual back to school ceremony, UNLV Creates, highlights creativity, inspiration, and discovery. The event includes an academic convocation where the university community welcomes incoming students with music and speeches. One this year’s scheduled speakers is UNLV Engineering professor Brendan O’Toole. Brendan’s innovative work with 3Dprinting has led to several developments including a prosthetic hand for a local girl. Host Gary Larson sits down with Brendan to discuss the many exciting projects coming out of the Mendenhall Innovation Program at UNLV’s Howard Hughes College of Engineering.
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