Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

A man in a labcoat is reflected in nearby glass.
Campus News | September 26, 2019
Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health neurologist Dr. Jeffrey Cummings joins UNLV to help launch new program that will be crucial for an aging state population.
Erica Mosca seated at a table
People | August 7, 2019
Through a nonprofit she founded, alumna Erica Mosca helps low-income high school students get to — and then succeed — in college.
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