Jason Scavone

Communications Specialist

Articles by Jason Scavone

A panoramic view of the Las Vegas Strip in the early 1980s.
Campus News | July 21, 2021
Former Caesars executive Robert Paluzzi's panoramic photos, now a part of Special Collections, chronicle '70s and '80s Las Vegas and well beyond.
Three students work on removing sutures from a plastic arm
Campus News | July 15, 2021
UNLV's Nurse Camp lets local high schoolers get hands on with the job and learn from current students what an education in nursing has to offer.
A woman holds a pink fan featuring Britney Spears' face and the words "Free Britney"
People | July 14, 2021
On the eve of a court hearing that could have a major effect on a pop music icon, a UNLV alumnus looks back at his role as a champion of the 'Free Britney movement.'
The Juneteenth flag, concentric white stars on a field of red and blue
Campus News | June 16, 2021
Student Diversity & Social Justice celebrates holiday marking the end of slavery with website full of reading suggestions, music, documentaries, and more.
A woman in a UNLV mask
Campus News | May 20, 2021
As the rules are now changing around mask usage, here's what what you need to know whether you've been vaccinated or not, according to public health expert Brian Labus.
Large group in regalia with focus on woman in center
People | May 15, 2021
Alana Milawski, who as a 3-year-old graced the cover of Newsweek in the wake of Sept. 11, is ready to graduate and start teaching students of her own.
A wide shot of the Aladdin Theatre
UNLV History | May 12, 2021
As we prepare Sam Boyd Stadium this week for commencement, here's a look back at the various venues that have hosted this capstone moment in a student's academic journey.
A building under construction
Campus News | May 5, 2021
A new medical education building rises on the Shadow Lane campus. When it's done, it offers the capacity for double the number of students at the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV.
A man stands in front of a portrait
Arts and Culture | May 4, 2021
Las Vegas Sun cartoonist Mike Smith’s enduring legacy of political commentary, art, and wit will now be a permanent part of UNLV Special Collections.