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First-Gen Future Engineer Powers Through Classes and Internship

Gustavo Moreno explores new methods for power generation at the Center for Energy Research.

Gustavo Moreno, a UNLV Engineering first-generation student, and research engineers at the UNLV Center for Energy Research are exploring new systems of power generation with the harnessed sunlight. (Josh Hawkins/UNLV)

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