Virtual Events

Monday, September 20, 2021

  • 10:00am
    The Administrative Faculty Mentoring Group welcomes colleagues to come together and form a platform of support. Chaired by Lindsay Russell (Lee School of Business), the monthly meetings will focus on building community and sharing ideas on enhancing equity at UNLV. Sessions will be held once/month at 10 a.m. on: September 20 October 18 November 15 To attend, please register.
     Location: - BEH-240 & Online
  • 10:00am
    This seminar explores the world of TIAA’s digital tools and how they can help make the most of your retirement planning. The host will show you some tips and tricks to navigate your retirement website, and will show you some great tools and resources.
     Location: - Online
  • 11:00am
    Reducing your out-of-pocket costs for your graduate education is possible through scholarships and awards. The Graduate College at UNLV offers more than X scholarship opportunities every academic school year to help fund your graduate studies. As a graduate student, you are eligible to apply to all scholarships for which you meet the criteria. Join us for this informational session to learn about...
     Location: - Virtual
  • 11:30am
    From Anthropology BA to the Broader World: A UNLV Alumni Panel Exploration of Career Possibilities with an Anthropology BA Degree In this panel, we hear from four UNLV Anthropology BA alumni who share their stories and advice concerning varied career directions. Some topics include how to use one's time well as a student, how to prepare for professional futures, whether postgraduate education may...
     Location: Carol C. Harter Classroom Building Complex - Building C - 120 or Online (optional)
  • 12:00pm
    SEPT. 20:  Back on Track Reboot - Financial Aid Encore Presentation Join Mr. Zachery Goodwin, Executive Director of Financial Aid & Scholarships, as he discusses the impact probation has on financial aid, meeting SAP, appeals, payment options, and more. Noon - 1 P.M./Google Meets Pathways & Journeys is a series of events and activities designed with the first-generation student in mind....
     Location: - Virtual - Google Meets
  • 1:00pm
    Join us on Webex for a Graduate College virtual Drop-In Session. This is an opportunity for you to get answers to questions, receive help with your application, and/or meet with a recruitment team member to discuss any of your concerns, including how COVID-19 is impacting the application process. Applicants to all programs are welcome!
     Location: - Online
  • 1:00pm
    Description UNLV Undergraduate Researchers will introduce their research, describe how they got involved, and share the benefits of working with the School of Medicine and its affiliated partners. Panelists will also address questions during a Q&A session after their presentation. Learning Objectives By participating in this workshop you will: Learn the type of research that is produced by...
     Location: - Virtual/Webex
  • 1:30pm
    The Academic Success Center Coaches invite you to attend the Nature of Success "Track Growth Patterns" Academic Success Series workshop. In this workshop, we will explore several note-taking options and find which strategies work best for you. We will discuss common note-taking mistakes and introduce resources that will help you take helpful class notes. For more information, visit the Academic...
     Location: - Virtual
  • 2:00pm
    NSHE employees, learn more about the saving afforded by the NDC program and how it can supplement your 401(a) retirement plan and PERS pension.
     Location: - Online
  • 5:30pm
    Interested in a graduate degree in business but not sure where to start? Join us on Webex for our Lee Business School Virtual Open House! Representatives from the MBA, Economics, Management Information Systems, Accounting, Applied Economics & Data Intelligence, and Quantitative Finance programs will be present to offer information about each program and answer your questions. They will also...
     Location: - Online
  • 6:00pm
    Interested in the UNLV’s Graduate Program in Counselor Education? Meet some of the faculty from the graduate program Hear an overview of the UNLV graduate program in counselor education Learn more about the vocations of school counselor and clinical mental health counselor Ask questions about the program curriculum and/or the application process Join us in a live Zoom session: Meeting ID: 987...
     Location: - Online

Tuesday, September 21, 2021

  • 8:00am
    When it comes to data and cyber security, every organization is a target. For regulatory agencies, online gaming companies and land-based casino gaming organizations, understanding the urgency and the requirements in this environment are critical. Don’t get intimidated by tech talk: this seminar is for non-tech gaming executives who need the facts when it comes to cyber threats. The ICGR breaks...
     Location: - Online
  • 10:00am
    School of Medicine Medical Students and representatives from the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine, Office of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion will be available to mentor pre-medicine students of color (at UNLV, NSC & CSN, UNR) who are interested in learning about general admissions for KSOM. Appointment required. Two sessions will be available: Morning session at 10 a.m. - 11 a.m. Afternoon...
     Location: - Virtual via Google Meet
  • 10:00am
    Learn how these voluntary benefit plans can help you with planned and unplanned life events including critical illness and accidents, cancer care, legal support, short-term disability, long term care, health savings account, and more!
     Location: - Online
  • 11:00am
    Learn how to choose a graduate school program that is right for you! Hear from admission reviewers on what stands out to them when they are reviewing applications. Get advice on admission requirements and what to expect when you are applying to different schools and programs. By participating in this workshop you will: Learn how to choose your graduate program (e.g., programs offered, size...
     Location: - Virtual
  • 12:00pm
    Join the Faculty Center and Dr. Donna Costa for a weekly mindfulness meditation session. Sessions are on Tuesdays from 12:00-12:30 p.m. Please register.
     Location: - Online
  • 2:00pm
    Planning for retirement goes beyond putting together a financial strategy. A full-picture plan starts with considering many non-financial aspects of retirement. The resources in this session provide a foundation for thinking beyond the money by exploring several aspects of retirement health using the well-rounded retirement model.
     Location: - Online
  • 4:00pm
    Writing a thesis or dissertation is no easy feat. Studies show Ph.D. students increase their odds of finishing their dissertation by 50% when they develop good habits. This includes practicing time management, being organized, and meeting deadlines. In order to be successful, all graduate students should create a structured approach to self-manage and create healthy work habits including...
     Location: - Virtual
  • 5:00pm
    Get help from the Writing Center at any stage of the writing process. We can help you: Brainstorm Make an outline Work on your drafts Be a soundboard for your ideas For more information about Writing Center services, visit their website.
     Location: Lied Library - Amargosa Room
  • 5:30pm
    These virtual sessions are for individuals who have never had contact with the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV and are starting to begin consideration of medical school as a graduate degree option and career path. These sessions are open to high school seniors, community college and university students, or other individuals just starting to research medical school. This session is not...
     Location: - Online