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Sep 27, 2018

She’s just eight but is inspiring kids and adults across the country. We’ve been following the story of Hailey Dawson on her Journey to 30 and now, she’s completed her mission to throw out the first pitch at each MLB ballpark.

Sep 21, 2018

History was made Sunday afternoon at Angels stadium as 8 year old, Hailey Dawson, achieved her quest to become the first person the throw out the first pitch at all thirty Major League ballparks using her robotic right hand that was made by a 3-D printer.

Sep 20, 2018

8-year-old Hailey Dawson fulfilled her dream of throwing out the first pitch at every Major League Baseball ballpark.

Sep 19, 2018

Thanks to a 3D-printed hand, Hailey Dawson just made it into the Guinness Book of World Records for being the person to throw out the first pitch in every major league ballpark.

Sep 17, 2018

An inspiring journey that began more than three years ago was completed at Angel Stadium on Sunday afternoon, as 8-year-old Hailey Dawson achieved her quest to become the first person to throw out the first pitch at all 30 Major League ballparks.

Sep 17, 2018

A year ago, the world met Hailey Dawson, a young girl who has a 3D-printed right hand. Hailey loves baseball, and back then, she said her goal was to throw out a first pitch — with her 3D-printed hand, of course — at every major league ballpark. And just over 12 months later, the 8-year-old accomplished her inspiring “Journey to 30” when she threw out a first pitch at her 30th and final MLB park on Sunday.

Sep 17, 2018

Hailey Dawson, 8 years old, for the 30th first pitch!

Sep 17, 2018

An inspiring 8-year-old with a 3-D-printed prosthetic hand has achieved her personal goal to throw out the first pitch at every major league ballpark.

Sep 17, 2018

Hailey Dawson likes to be photographed with her 3D-printed hand front and center. Sometimes she curls it into a fist and flexes her biceps. Other times she keeps it flat as a pancake, elbow bent into a classic dab.

Aug 22, 2018

Booming nationwide, this competitive, professional world of video gaming is attracting a lot of attention, especially in our community. Booming nationwide, this

Aug 14, 2018

Partnership with UNLV School of Engineering, new public safety campaign, and 2018 press conference.

Jul 31, 2018

There's a potential new, modern way to utilize one of the nation's greatest engineering feats. Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel of the 20th century made of concrete and steel continues to generate a significant amount of energy to power the southwest, but it may eventually serve another purpose.

Jul 31, 2018

The Hoover Dam was a 20th Century marvel but engineers say it is time for the dam to hit its full potential.

Jul 17, 2018

UNLV awarded GenCyber Camp grant from the National Security Agency and National Science Foundation.

Jul 16, 2018

Hailey Dawson is on a mission.

Jul 16, 2018

A local girl has made another stop throwing the first pitch for Major League Baseball teams.

Jul 16, 2018

She’s been a first pitch phenom, and she recently brought her story to Milwaukee, checking off another ballpark on her list.

Jul 16, 2018

8-year-old Hailey Dawson will check off Citizens Bank Park on Sunday as she continues on her mission to throw the first pitch at all 30 Major League ballparks.