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UNLV Alumni Relations
Back-to-school events to highlight UNLV campus traditions, student involvement, 60th anniversary festivities, and the president’s vision for academics and beyond.
UNLV's vice president for philanthropy on the reasons behind our record-breaking $93 million fundraising year.
UNLV plates drive scholarship increases for Rebels.
Lindy Schumacher receives the UNLV Alumni Association's Silver State Award for her ongoing support of the university.
John Guedry, the Business Alumnus of the Year, says his degree opened doors for changing the community
Alumni Association honors marketing professor Jack Schibrowsky with its Outstanding Faculty Award.
Terry Shonkwiler given the Achievement in Service Award.
Sara Leoni, the College of Urban Affairs Alumna of the Year, finds that a great team can last a lifetime.
Tomas C. Walker, the 2017 Nursing Alumnus of the Year, working to develop an artificial pancreas to help patients with diabetes.
Herb J. Santos Jr., the Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year, finds opportunity in adversity.
Jason Smylie, the Honors College Alumnus of the Year, invests in Capriotti's and ends up owning the company.
Maria Barton, the Allied Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, finds the payoff in helping others.
Holly Lyman, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.
Fine Arts Alumnus of the Year Tim Bavington on representing the Las Vegas art scene.
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Alumni Relations In The News
Manpower of Southern Nevada President Andrew Scott Katz, 54, died Tuesday in Las Vegas.
This week's spring-like temperatures have made for great walking weather, and there are few better places to stroll than the UNLV campus.
Fred Albrecht, a longtime UNLV coach and administrator who helped create the school's alumni program, died Friday after a battle with cancer. He was 71.
In 1864, the story goes, Gen. William Tecumseh Sherman wired a military order to Gen. John M. Corse back at Union Army headquarters in Altoona, Pennsylvania. The directive was supposed to say "hold on, relief is coming." It came out "hold the fort," and then after that, it became "hold down the fort."
Fred Albrecht, a former UNLV tennis coach, teacher and administrator who founded UNLV's Alumni Association and helped raise funds to construct the association's building, died Friday. He was 71.