Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

A student stands in front of a presentation
Campus News | January 30, 2019
Tech-savvy and constantly connected, today's Hospitality College students have some big ideas on how to move the industry forward — and executives are listening.
Alison Victoria planes a countertop
People | January 15, 2019
2008 Alumna Alison Victoria starts her second show about her first love.
Boyd Law School
UNLV History | November 29, 2018
An oral history on the creation of Nevada's first state-supported, fully accredited law school, and its humble beginnings inside a renovated elementary school.
portraits of four people
People | September 12, 2018
Here's how alumni of UNLV's unique program are marrying the creative pursuits of fine arts with the technical know-how of engineering.
man surrounded by lit up costumes
People | September 12, 2018
Entertainment engineering alumnus combines light technology with costume design for Cirque du Soliel and freelance clients.
woman surrounded by video slot machines
People | September 12, 2018
Alumna parlayed her an internship at an interactive gaming company into a full-time job. Now she helps recruit the interns.
woman sitting in hoop above stage
People | September 12, 2018
Entertainment engineering alumna works behind the scenes to help clients like Shania Twain and Drake
Male student standing in front of monitors with arms folded.
Campus News | September 12, 2018
After a stint with the show American Ninja Warrior, the entertainment engineering grad's next challenge is scary.
Mary Beth Cutshall
People | May 21, 2018
Torn between the travel and hotel industries, UNLV helped this ’88 alumna discover her own path.