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UNLV College of Engineering teams up with a baseball-loving 7-year-old to raise awareness for a rare condition. Here's how you can be part of the team for other kids who need "Robohands."
UNLV's Society of Automotive Engineers chapter sets high-water marks in off-road vehicle design and race competition.
UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.
Team Wingin’ It, a group led by UNLV students, hatched a plan to help Las Vegas become more energy efficient and plucked the $10K grand prize during the Consumer Electronics Show.
Four newly minted grads will be recognized by UNLV President Len Jessup during Saturday's commencement for their academic and research excellence.
Director of UNLV's Center for Energy Research Robert Boehm helps make serious improvements that cut down on desert solar power plant's use of water.
From finances to energy, health care, and more, UNLV graduate student researchers are asking important questions about America’s future.
A future aerospace engineer and son of UNLV alumni.
MealCheck Technologies, Inc. will produce the UNLV invention, which combines the best of existing fitness-monitoring devices to make dieting or staying healthy easier than ever.
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Media headlines highlighting UNLV's success in reaching milestones surrounding academics and recruitment.
Media coverage from 2015 highlighting research partnerships between UNLV and industry that support regional economic development.
The creations of Paul Oh, technologist and visionary, are in the vanguard of a robotics revolution.
Mechanical Engineering In The News
Hundreds of UNLV engineering students have a chance to launch their careers with a job fair featuring 90 companies Thursday.
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.
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.
8-year-old Hailey Dawson fulfilled her dream of throwing out the first pitch at every Major League Baseball ballpark.
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.