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Honors: Edward Friesema
Edward Friesema (Computer Science) is one of seven winners of the HEROx CubeSat Challenge put on by the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM), which is charged with manning, training, and equipping the various Special Operations Component Commands of all the Armed Forces. The challenge sought global ideas on how to advance CubeSat capabilities. Friesema, a graduate student, was awarded $5,000 for TweetSat: Civilian communications in a crisis. He worked with computer science professor Evangelos Yfantis.
One of the Classified Employee of the Year recipients says never giving up is the key to getting ahead.
This performance artist, art critic, and teacher is excited about collaborating with new colleagues at UNLV.
The president's Classified Rookie of the Year made a deliberate choice 20 years ago to make education her career.
Bill Speer, director of UNLV’s Math Learning Center, earns a national lifetime achievement award with his forward-looking approach to teaching math.
Just look at Europe for an alternate possibility, says UNLV law professor David Orentlicher.
After moving from her native Ireland to Reno and then to Australia, Britton finally found her way to UNLV as a faculty member at the School of Dental Medicine.