From the News Center

Jul. 9, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.
A woman places a hand on a man's shoulder
Jul. 1, 2021
UNLV School of Social Work expert on moving forward after a year of lockdowns and stress.
Man sitting on couch.
Jun. 28, 2021
This M.D.-Ph.D. finds his career sweet spot collaborating with diverse stakeholders to address community mental health issues of multi-identity minorities.
Portrait of Sam Fugazzotto standing in front of cacti
Jun. 21, 2021
As chair of the Commencement Committee, the university's registrar says he was excited to see a return to in-person celebrations last month.
A woman stands in the forest
Jun. 18, 2021
Family COVID diagnoses didn't slow Genesis Krisel Leon's determination to help those underserved in medicine.
Tina Elkins sitting on a rock looking at the rising sun.
Jun. 14, 2021
Family illness introduced her to medicine at a young age — one of the factors that prompted her to become a physician.
Jun. 8, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting celebration, health, and progress at UNLV.
Portrait of Nicholas Hainesworth Academic Advisor, Academic Success Center
Jun. 7, 2021
New Academic Success Center academic advisor draws on his prior experiences to help guide Exploring and Major Pathways students.
UNLV student contact tracing team seated in office space
Jun. 3, 2021
School of Public Health, Health District partnership includes nearly 240 student contact tracers trained to help minimize the spread of COVID-19.
Michele Washington, Claims Administration Coordinator for Risk Management & Safety with Aries, her Maltese Poodle mix in a park.
Jun. 1, 2021
A side benefit of helping employees navigate workers’ compensation claims is meeting a variety of people across campus, says this claims administration coordinator
Art Gelis, Associate Professor, Director, Radiochemistry Program working with lab equipment.
May. 24, 2021
As director of UNLV's radiochemistry program, Art Gelis enjoys mentoring doctoral students.
A woman in a UNLV mask
May. 20, 2021
As the rules are now changing around mask usage, here's what what you need to know whether you've been vaccinated or not, according to public health expert Brian Labus.