Tony Allen

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)

Subject Areas:

  • Sustainability/Environment
  • Research and Graduate Studies
  • UNLV Budget Inquiries
  • UNLVNow

Articles by Tony Allen

Campus News | August 28, 2014
Board at its Aug. 28 meeting agreed to request an extension of the timeline for its work on a proposed UNLV stadium. The extension, if granted, would enable the CIAB to continue its work through the 2017 Nevada Legislative Session.
Campus News | May 7, 2014
Atkinson will develop vision and oversee planning for UNLV School of Medicine after successfully leading University of Kansas School of Medicine from 2002-2012.
Campus News | January 24, 2014
Snyder, the current executive dean for strategic development, will serve as acting president until the national search for the university's next top leader is complete.
Campus News | January 6, 2014
Meana, a professor of psychology at UNLV since 1997, has served as interim dean of the college since 2012.
Campus News | October 4, 2013
University one of only 30 nationwide to earn ‘seal of approval’ from Jed Foundation, a national non-profit that advocates suicide prevention among college students.
Research | September 18, 2013
UNLV leads regional 13-university partnership, with University of Nevada School of Medicine, to put clinical health research into practice.
Student walking through a parking lot.
Campus News | August 20, 2013
Six simple travel tips to help you avoid the crowds during the busy start to fall semester.
Research | August 6, 2013
UNLV physicist Yusheng Zhao earns federal grant to create a more stable, higher performing lithium-ion battery.
Research | July 12, 2013
Why our forests are out of whack and what can be done to help keep unruly wildfires in check.