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Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

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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.


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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.


Portrait of Mechanical Engineering Professor Kwang J. Kim, Ph.D.
Apr 10, 2018
People

Kwang Kim, a 2018 Distinguished Professor, work in biomedical engineering is inspiring a new generation of researchers.


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Mar 27, 2018
Campus News

Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership


Mar 15, 2018
Business & Community

March 31 game marks 8-year-old Las Vegas girl Hailey Dawson's first Major League Baseball park pitch in 2018 using her UNLV 3D-printed hand.


Two photos showing esports co-founder Milo Ocampo raising the championship trophy above his head surrounded by teammates as well as a stage with six computers on each side battling it out in League of Legends.
Mar 12, 2018
Campus News

At the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown, UNLV’s 8-bit esports team made history by winning the championship.


Portrait of woman in esports jersey
Mar 7, 2018
People

8-bit Esports member Yzzi Ocampo on the challenges female gamers face and the community she found on UNLV's campus.


man in front of gaming screen
Mar 7, 2018
People

The computer science major on taking a nonconventional career path and coaching UNLV's Overwatch team to esports success.


Portrait of Milo Ocampo
Mar 7, 2018
People

The co-founder of UNLV’s first esports organization on building community among gamers and UNLV’s chances of winning its first Mountain West Showdown.


Portrait of Kathy Lauckner
Feb 23, 2018
Campus News

Join UNLV Corporate Challenge stalwart Kathy Lauckner in representing the scarlet and the gray on the court, in the pool, or at the poker table in the annual community games.


Hailey Dawson and Maria Gerardi
Jan 2, 2018
Business & Community

A collection of news stories from 2017 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.


UNLV engineering students
Dec 27, 2017
Campus News

News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.