Matt Jacob

Matt Jacob is a freelance writer based in Las Vegas.

Articles by Matt Jacob

People at conference table
People | January 4, 2018
This ’00 alumnus came to UNLV with a passion and left with a zig-zag plan.
man in wine shop
People | January 4, 2018
Once a computer science major, UNLV ignited a new passion for this master sommelier.
Nursing professor Jay Tan
Research | July 11, 2017
Nursing professor Jay Tan uses pharmacogenetics to unlock the medications and dosages that work for a patient's individual genetic makeup.
Stephen M. Miller
Business and Community | April 19, 2017
The director of UNLV's Center for Business and Economic Research on the economic issues we can't keep kicking down the road.
David Damore
Campus News | October 13, 2016
Political science professor David Damore is one of UNLV's go-to sources for context on the state’s hot-button issues.
Jordan Shiraki photographs a Lamborghini
People | July 26, 2016
How alumnus Jordan Shiraki's degree in biology fueled his career as a commercial photographer for Lamborghini and Dodge.
Dr. Tony Alamo
People | April 13, 2016
Dr. Tony Alamo’s wildly varied career started with a simple realization: He’d misdiagnosed UNLV.
Research | December 11, 2012
Research on testosterone in dads looks beyond the easy explanations.
People | November 5, 2012
Pushing the envelope in pop culture. Butting heads with higher-ups. Championing novel academic fields. Professor Felicia Campbell celebrates 50 years of being a rebel.