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Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

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Jun 14, 2018
UNLV History

Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.


Two students practice swordfighting
Jun 14, 2018
Campus News

From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.


Children and a college student plant seeds
Jun 13, 2018
Business & Community

115 UNLV volunteers fan out across the city to help community nonprofits.


sign for "UNLV Research & Economic Development"
Jun 6, 2018
Research

Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.


Portrait Eakalak Khan
May 14, 2018
People

A firm believer in perseverance, this engineering professor hopes to contribute to Nevada’s water conservation efforts.


UNLV students in caps and gowns celebrating commencement
May 9, 2018
People

UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.


Michelle Quizon
May 8, 2018
People

Commencement speaker Michelle Quizon is searching for the right materials to help build artificial organs that could help make diabetes a thing of the past.


Portrait Michael Schwob
May 3, 2018
Research

Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.


esports arena competition
May 1, 2018
Campus News

Esport championship, an Oprah Moment, and a (somewhat) daring neurologist — News from around campus


Engineering students use a laptop and tools to fix two box-like robots
Apr 27, 2018
Campus News

Rebel Robotics team wins out over more than a dozen schools in American Society of Mechanical Engineers competition; takes on world next.


two men holding old photos
Apr 24, 2018
UNLV History

The 25-year-old triumph of two UNLV engineering professors and their quest to build the world’s largest flying disc.


woman behind computer terminal
Apr 18, 2018
People

Professor Fatma Nasoz earns 2018 Faculty/Staff Community Outreach Award for program providing computer coding opportunities to underserved female students.


Maxim Sonsa, electrical engineering, working on his senior project, a toaster that also butters toast.
Apr 16, 2018
Campus News

Projects include a portable wind turbine for easy power generation following natural disaster, a mobile app that helps shelter animals find families, and a hands-free thermal imaging camera for first responders.


young women looking at solar components
Apr 10, 2018
Campus News

The student-led Scientista Foundation chapter is working to close the gender gap in professional STEM fields.