Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

People | October 22, 2019
College of Fine Arts Alumna of the Year Giovanna Sardelli grew up in a performing household, so it's no surprise she made her name in theater.
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People | October 18, 2019
School of Dental Medicine Alumnus of the Year Dr. Dayne Jensen went from a linebacker at Weber State to a decorated dentistry student to an accomplished plastic surgeon.
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People | October 17, 2019
Tiffany Tyler-Garner works to fight dropout rate among students, foster training and rehabilitation for Nevada employees.
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People | October 16, 2019
College of Hospitality Alumna of the Year Colleen Birch turning heads in the industry.
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People | October 15, 2019
William S. Boyd School of Law Alumnus of the Year and former public defender John Piro's work recognized for helping pursue mental-health reform within the justice system.
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People | October 11, 2019
School of Integrated Health Sciences Alumna of the Year Anne Lindsay focuses on nutrition, obesity, and eating disorders among women and children.
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People | October 8, 2019
Outstanding Faculty Award winner Anjala Krishen keeps students moving, acting as a mentor before and after graduation.
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People | October 2, 2019
Silver State Award winner and former President Carol Harter oversaw unprecedented expansion for the university.
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People | October 1, 2019
Her love of books continually drew Alumna of the Year Beverly Rogers back to UNLV as both a student and donor.