Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

Christine Parris in red suit speaking at mic during event
Athletics | June 13, 2024

Nearly 35 years after shining on the softball diamond, Christine Parris returns to campus for a well-deserved induction into the UNLV Athletics Hall of Fame.

man standing on indoor football field holding Las Vegas Raiders helmet
People | March 13, 2024

Although sports law wasn't his initial goal, Justin Carley has risen up as general counsel and senior VP for the Las Vegas Raiders.

painting of two women leaning on each other on couch
Research | February 27, 2024

Six years after examining the fallout from the 1 October shooting, UNLV psychology professor Stephen Benning is studying the Dec. 6 shooting. 

Portrait of third year law student D'ahna Scott holding a football
People | February 12, 2024

Law student D’Ahna Scott's experience as a legal intern for the Las Vegas Super Bowl Host Committee helped kick off her future in sports law. 

exterior image of Hospitality Hall at dusk
Research | February 7, 2024

Hospitality executives acknowledge the benefits of artificial intelligence, for guests and the bottom line. But many are hesitant to adopt the technology in full — at least for now.

instructor's hand gesturing to class of students
Campus News | January 16, 2024

Trauma-informed teaching expert Kaitlin Clinnin offers faculty guidance on navigating a potentially challenging semester.