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Guy killed while crossing a street in North Las Vegas

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North Las Vegas authorities stated the incident took place right before 10:00 p.m.

Officers that got here on scene discovered a 21-year-old male laying in the roadway. When medical personnel shown up on scene, the man was pronounced dead, authorities stated.

According to North Las Vegas police, a Cadillac sedan was heading southbound on Camino Eldorado when it struck the pedestrian. The driver of the Cadillac remained on scene and worked together with officers.

Cops said it was uncertain if alcohol was included. The speed of the car was also reported to be an undetermined element.

Investigators are likewise checking out whether the pedestrian was in a marked crosswalk, North Las Vegas authorities said.

Stay with FOX5 for updates.

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Crossing Over, Academically Speaking

It’s kind of like that sad day you learn Santa Claus isn’t genuine– other than it happens in the classroom.

Say you have actually imagined ending up being a scientist, and the very first day of your college biology class, the professor begins speaking about development, which conflicts with your spiritual beliefs. Exactly what do you do?

You’re faced with a problematic concept or “threshold idea”– a concept you should accept as real to advance within a discipline, but an idea that, once comprehended and accepted as fact, can’t be quickly unembraced. In reality, if you accept such a principle as reality, you’ll discover it hard to remember exactly what it resembled to believe anything to the contrary.

So it’s also type of like when you recall and realize how na├»ve you were to have actually ever believed in Santa Claus in the first location.

The Association of College and Research Study Libraries (ACRL) just recently shifted from a set of standards for teaching details literacy– those abilities that enable us to believe critically with respect to the details we look for, acquire, and digest– to a structure structured around six limit principles:

Authority is constructed and contextual
Details development as a process
Information has worth
Research study as questions
Scholarship as discussion
Searching as tactical exploration

Much like the threshold principles the brand-new framework information, the pedagogical shift has actually developed some pain for academics.

However UNLV library faculty Samantha Godbey, Xan Goodman, and Sue Wainscott viewed the shift as a chance to lead as the brand-new structure was carried out. They recently contributed chapters to and modified Disciplinary Applications of Info Literacy Limit Concepts, which is the first book on the subject addressing the framework shift from a multidisciplinary viewpoint.

Here, they share their experience working on the book and explain the methods it can assist librarians and professors looking for theoretical and practical ways to carry out the ACRL’s new framework within academic community.

Can you explain in more information what limit concepts are?


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Man, 69, struck by automobile while crossing road, critically injured

Friday, Feb. 2, 2018|1:55 p.m.

. A 69-year-old pedestrian suffered deadly injuries Thursday when he was struck by a cars and truck in the main valley, according to City Cops.

The Las Vegas guy was crossing the roadway near Charleston Boulevard and Arville Street about 5:50 p.m. when he was struck by a 2004 Lexus ES 330, cops said. He was required to University Medical Center in vital condition, police said.

The male had to do with 150 feet from a designated crosswalk, authorities stated. The driver of the Lexus, who was not impaired, was cooperating with detectives, police stated.

Pedestrian, 69, eliminated while crossing roadway in northwest Las Vegas

Friday, July 14, 2017|2:01 p.m.

. A pedestrian with a walker who detectives say ran across a northwest valley roadway trying to beat traffic was struck and eliminated by an automobile early Friday, according to City Cops.

The 69-year-old Las Vegas lady passed away at University Medical Center, authorities stated.

Medics and officers were dispatched about 12:15 a.m. to Durango Drive, south of Hitt Center Court near Deer Springs Way, cops stated.

An investigation figured out that the woman was running with a walker from east to west when she was struck by a 2004 Ford Mustang that was heading south on Durango on a middle lane, police said.

This was the 78th traffic death examined by City, police stated.

Pedestrian eliminated while crossing street near UNLV

Monday, June 26, 2017|8:32 a.m.

City Authorities state a male pedestrian was eliminated in a fatal crash near the UNLV campus.

KVVU-TV reports that the male was crossing the street early today when he was struck by an SUV.

Authorities state he was required to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Authorities are examining the crash.

Guy struck crossing street dies at hospital

Tuesday, April 18, 2017|11:08 a.m.

. A 53-year-old male who was hit while crossing Sundown Roadway on Thursday died at the medical facility, according to City Cops.

Michael Hilson of Ontario, Canada, was strolling throughout Sunset Roadway outside a marked crosswalk about 4 a.m. when he was struck by a SUV, authorities said.

Hilson was required to Sunrise Medical facility and Medical Center, and was pronounced dead Saturday, police stated.