Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

A man in a gray jacket stands in front of UNLV memorabilia
People | November 14, 2019
Achievement in Service Award winner Ken Bahl has been a key figure in UNLV's Alumni Association.
A man in a suit stands on a balcony overlooking the desert
People | November 13, 2019
A trip back to UNLV to earn an MBA led Lee School of Business Alumnus of the Year Kevin Orrock to the heights of The Howard Hughes Corporation.
A woman in a flower print shirt stands in front of a row of computers
People | November 8, 2019
Honors College Alumna of the Year and faculty member Noelle Lefforge is a four-time alumna of the university.
portrait of woman
People | November 8, 2019
School of Nursing Alumna of the Year Robin Dail has helped shaped the field of pediatrics in her journey from UNLV to Chapel Hill, Duke, and South Carolina.
A woman stands at a sand trap on a golf course
People | November 6, 2019
College of Urban Affairs Alumna of the Year Sarah Thornton struck out on her own 12 years ago, and has reaped success since.
A hand holds the lid to a petri dish while a dropper samples a liquid from it.
People | November 1, 2019
College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Travis Huxman: Being a Rebel means having the courage to take a seat at any table.
A woman wearing purple glasses smiles
People | October 30, 2019
School of Public Health Alumna of the Year Tracy Donnelly, noted for her work on a study about lead levels in candy, is currently helping Canada's indigenous population get access to higher education.
A man stands at a driving range, with a view of the Las Vegas Strip behind him
People | October 29, 2019
Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering Alumnus of the Year is one of the youngest principals among Southern Nevada engineering firms.
A man in  a blue shirt stands behind a chair.
People | October 24, 2019
College of Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year Greg Morris stays active in university activities, and sent two of his sons to the School of Law.