Las Vegas Review-Journal - - OPINION -

In his Dec. 2 let­ter, Evan Bly­thin makes good sense in terms of shar­ing pro­grams — es­pe­cially sports pro­grams — by the two uni­ver­si­ties in Reno and Las Ve­gas. But I don’t be­lieve ra­bid sports fans will re­ally be lis­ten­ing.

Where he goes wrong, how­ever, is his sug­ges­tion that UNR should fo­cus on a med­i­cal school, while UNLV should fo­cus on a law school.

The pop­u­la­tion of Las Ve­gas is just too large to be with­out a strong med­i­cal school. Med­i­cal schools do much more than sim­ply train doc­tors. They pro­vide

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