From the News Center

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.
Melissa Bowles-Terry, Director of UNLV Faculty Center, hiking in a canyon.
May. 17, 2021
Feeding faculty knowledge at UNLV proves more compelling than feeding calves on the farm.
maricel gomez wears red nursing scrubs as she sits on the library floor surrounded by books
May. 12, 2021
Spring 2021 grad Maricel Gomez embraces the motto, “Nurse Leaders Begin Here.”
students dance outdoors on UNLV's campus
May. 11, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance, recovery, and progress at UNLV.
UNLV journalism professor pictured sitting on a rock in Calico Basin with mountains and blue sky in the background
May. 11, 2021
UNLV journalism professor Michael Easter explores how people can experience happier, healthier lives in new book.
Portrait of James Cheng, the library data analyst for the UNLV Libraries
May. 10, 2021
The University Libraries data analyst is collecting data to improve services for students and faculty.
man holding doctor's coat
May. 7, 2021
Horacio Guerra said the chance to provide preventative care and to develop long-lasting relationships with patients drew him to his specialty.
man in suit and tie
May. 5, 2021
Keith E. Whitfield encourages faculty, staff, and students to reach out for help during these stressful times.