Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

A woman smiles in front of a 'Rebels Make it Happen' sign
People | September 22, 2020
College of Education Alumna of the Year Tonia Holmes-Sutton boasts an impressive array of experience fighting for teachers and education regionally and state-wide.
People | September 18, 2020
School of Dental Medicine Alumna of the Year Dr. Brandi Dupont pursued a career in oral health to help better serve those in need.
A woman stands with her hands resting on a chair.
People | September 15, 2020
As the owner of a marketing business, Lee Business School Alumna of the Year Gina Bongiovi couldn't find a lawyer who could give affordable advice for her business. So she stepped in to fill the void.
A woman in a suit leans against a stone wall
People | September 8, 2020
Outstanding Faculty Award winner Alona Angosta progressed from bachelor's to master's to tenured faculty at the university that made her feel welcome.
woman in office
People | August 14, 2020
Known for pushing the envelope and for being ahead of the curve, English professor and pop culture advocate Felicia Campbell joined the UNLV faculty in 1962.
unlv president marta meana is wrapped in a blanket by audrey martinez and lynn valbuena
Business and Community | February 24, 2020
Thanks to a $9 million gift from the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians, UNLV’s College of Hospitality and Boyd School of Law will develop multiple education initiatives related to tribal gaming and hospitality.
Russell Korobkin gestures with hands while speaking
Business and Community | January 28, 2020
The Saltman Center advances the conflict resolution conversation via thought-provoking lectures, special events.
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.