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Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering
Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.
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.
115 UNLV volunteers fan out across the city to help community nonprofits.
Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
A firm believer in perseverance, this engineering professor hopes to contribute to Nevada’s water conservation efforts.
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
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.
Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.
Esport championship, an Oprah Moment, and a (somewhat) daring neurologist — News from around campus
Rebel Robotics team wins out over more than a dozen schools in American Society of Mechanical Engineers competition; takes on world next.
The 25-year-old triumph of two UNLV engineering professors and their quest to build the world’s largest flying disc.
Professor Fatma Nasoz earns 2018 Faculty/Staff Community Outreach Award for program providing computer coding opportunities to underserved female students.
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.
The student-led Scientista Foundation chapter is working to close the gender gap in professional STEM fields.
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Engineering In The News
Hailey Dawson is what some might call an expert, even at 8 years old and with a prosthetic hand.
Hailey Dawson, an 8-year-old from Henderson, Nev., who was born without three fingers on her throwing hand, threw out the ceremonial first pitch for the Rockies’ series finale against the San ...
The Colorado Rockies had a very special guest to throw out the ceremonial first pitch at Wednesday night’s game.
Eight-year-old Hailey Dawson is a lifelong baseball fan.
Hailey Dawson is on a mission to throw out the first pitch at all 30 major-league ballparks. This weekend, the 8-year-old will be in Chicago, marking off ballpark No. 6.
Lincy Professor of Unmanned Aerial Systems
An internationally renowned expert in autonomous systems, drones, and robotics.
Dean, Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering
An expert in electrical and computer engineering, solid state sensors, devices, physics, and modeling of devices and photonics.
Lincy Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
An expert in the theory and application of transportation systems, traffic dynamics, and distracted driving