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Honors: Healthy Rebels
The Healthy Rebels (Student Wellness), a team of nationally certified peer wellness educators at UNLV, won a BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA award for Outstanding Peer Education Program at the 2017 BACCHUS General Assembly in November. They were recognized for the "Humans of UNLV" social media initiative, which highlights how students develop resilience as a capacity for retention and graduation. The Healthy Rebels presented twice at the assembly to a national audience, educating other students and staff from around the country on social media-based resilience education.
A varied career, including stints as a cancer center administrator and a film production coordinator, eventually led Nicole Stephens to UNLV.
Dr. Yen Cao’s quick reaction in an emergency may have saved a motorist’s life.
A health economist in the Lee Business School, her research interests center around policies addressing the health of low-income and at-risk infants and children.
Two-time UNLV alumnus Andrew Baca has done a little bit of everything in his career … except let setbacks stand in the way.
The abstract mandalas of UNLV alumnus James Stanford demand close inspection. A new art book collects his works.
After spending her workday at her computer, this manager of IT support services for the UNLV School of Medicine is only too happy to “unplug” once she gets home.