Jason Scavone

Communications Specialist

Articles by Jason Scavone

A man in a UNLV basketball jersey leans on a gold-colored Oldsmobile.
People | June 5, 2019
Francisco Franco used to commute to school in a stock Oldsmobile in the late 1990s. When he was invited last year to bring the same car — now a custom lowrider — back for an art exhibit, it was a full-circle moment for the UNLV alumnus.
The robot Hubo looms over Las Vegas landmarks
Campus News | May 8, 2019
Wherein we take a tour of the biggest stories at UNLV — literally.
A glass exterior wall faces a wood-lined hallway opposite an interior wall covered in plant life.
Business and Community | April 30, 2019
Solar Decathlon team finishing design work on Desert Bloom house before a year of construction.
A man raises his arms as he prepares to dive.
Athletics | April 15, 2019
Freshman diver marks UNLV's big return to the NCAA championships.
Chris Jones winces, with just his head portruding from a black, bloblike art installation.
People | April 15, 2019
Illustrator Chris Jones came to Las Vegas no plan, and ended up navigating the media landscape en route to an MFA.
Nick Garritano kicks a football as a referee signals behind him.
Athletics | April 15, 2019
Nick Garritano may not have looked like a kicker, but he sure had the leg of one.
Men and women pore over a supercomputer
Research | April 15, 2019
UNLV's Cherry Creek Supercomputer, Already a Research Powerhouse, Poised to Become a Revenue Source Too.
A scientist recoils from The Machine. (Illustration by Chris Jones)
Research | April 15, 2019
Professor Clemens Heske's pride and joy is unique worldwide in its ability to study surface chemistry.
A woman reacting to the CFA Garden.
Arts and Culture | April 13, 2019
Massive public art installations like The Flashlight and the CFA Garden show that public art comes in all shapes and sizes — including "huge."