Director of Media Relations
Tony Allen writes about and connects journalists to UNLV experts in the following areas:
- College of Sciences
- Administrative/Presidential Requests
- Public Lands Institute
- Brookings Mountain West and Lincy Institute
- Center for Academic Enrichment and Outreach (liaison)
- Research and Graduate Studies
- UNLV Budget Inquiries
Articles by Tony Allen
Business and Community | July 31, 2019
Engineering professor Juyeon Jo on what it means, and how it’s helping UNLV researchers and educators stay a step ahead in booming field.
Research | July 26, 2019
UNLV Medicine surgeons reviewed pavement burn admissions to a Las Vegas burn center over five years to determine how hot is too hot.
Business and Community | July 12, 2019
Nevada is the nation’s third-most seismically active state and neighbors quake-prone California, which experienced two temblors in early July felt in Las Vegas. UNLV geoscientist Wanda Taylor explains why, and what we can do to prepare.
Research | July 12, 2019
As casino operators optimize the house advantage, a new UNLV study contradicts long-held beliefs about a player’s ability to detect differences in how much – and how often – a slot machine pays.
Athletics | February 8, 2019
How UNLV’s PGA Golf Management Program is using hospitality principles—and a state-of-the-art facility—to help define golf’s future
Business and Community | December 28, 2018
A collection of news stories from 2018 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.
Campus News | October 29, 2018
Military Times magazine ranks UNLV 33rd nationally among four-year institutions in annual “Best for Vets: Colleges” edition.
Campus News | September 14, 2018
In her first address to the UNLV campus, Meana stressed the importance of connectivity between research, community, and student success, and the critical role everyone on campus plays in helping the university reach its potential.
Campus News | August 23, 2018
The first few weeks of a new semester can jam up the parking lots but following a few simple tips can help everyone get to class safely and efficiently.