Reflection. Involvement. Scholarship. Engagement.
Each fall semester, the UNLV Academic Advising community hosts the Rebels R.I.S.E. Event.
Rebels R.I.S.E. encourages UNLV students to rise above obstacles and uncertainty and reflect personally, increase their involvement on campus, seek scholarly activities and expand their engagement within the community.
One main focus of Rebels R.I.S.E. is to promote meaningful learning experiences for students during their sophomore year.
Rebels R.I.S.E. Scholarship
Rebels R.I.S.E. will be awarding multiple scholarships, giving students an opportunity to STUDY ABROAD! For more information about the scholarship, download the application.
*Applicants must be full-time students with a 2.75+ GPA. Applicants are required to attend the Rebels R.I.S.E. event.
Rebels R.I.S.E. 2014
Save the Date for Wednesday, Oct. 29 in the Student Union Ballroom. The 2014 Rebels R.I.S.E program will include the following:
- UNLV Career Panel
Various individuals will answer career related questions submitted by UNLV students.
- Sophomore Pinning Ceremony
Sophomores will be recognized for making it to their second year, and they will be encouraged to continue persisting at UNLV.
- Resource Fair
Various offices will have tables at the Resource Fair to answer questions students may have, and encourage students to get involved.
- Food Drive
In an effort to promote civic engagement, students will be encouraged to participate in a food drive to support the UNLV Cares Food Pantry. Food collection will take place upon entry to the event.
Check back soon to see who our featured speaker will be.
Events are hosted by UNLV Academic Advising in partnership with The Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs.
Rebel R.I.S.E. Scholarship Winners 2013
|Student Name||Class Standing||Major||Study Abroad Destination|
|Katie Randolph||Junior||Psychology||Bangalore, India|
|Jason Kreitz||Sophomore||ICD-Asian Studies||Osaka, Japan|
|Hugo Hernandez||Junior||Business/Political Science||Kobe, Japan|
|Katelyn O'Hara||Sophomore||Pre-Business||Shanghai, China|
|Imani Patterson||Sophomore||Pre-Nursing||Accra, Ghana|