UNLV Media Relations

The UNLV Office of Media Relations promotes local, national, and worldwide visibility for the university and its faculty and staff. The office is committed to informing the public about the quality and diversity of the learning environment at UNLV, the level of scholarship and research, and the university's dedication to providing uses of new knowledge and scholarship to benefit the local, national, and international communities.

Website: unlv.edu/mediarelations

Articles by UNLV Media Relations

Decorated UNLV mortarboard with students in background
People | May 15, 2019
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
hands holding bottle and applicator over fossil
Research | May 14, 2019
UNLV geoscientist, student among international research team behind discovery of ancient monkey species that lived in Africa 22 million years ago.
Student in cap and gown waving to friends during commencement
Campus News | May 13, 2019
More than 3,000 students from 37 states and 50 countries eligible to participate in 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. ceremonies at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center.
side by side photos of male students standing outdoors
Campus News | May 8, 2019
Undergraduates Michael Schwob and Dylan Wallace among just 496 nationwide to earn the prestigious honor.
Black Fire rendering
Business and Community | April 29, 2019
The 43,000 square-foot “Black Fire Innovation” space will include replicated elements of a Caesars casino and resort to provide real-life conditions for product testing and a place for students to train to enter the workforce of the future.
program ad for Black Mountain Institute event UPROAR
Campus News | April 17, 2019
The culminating event of Black Mountain Institute Believer festival features comedy, music, and a thought-provoking roundtable conversation; event scheduled for 8 p.m. April 27 at UNLV Ham Concert Hall.
artist conception of cosmic event
Research | April 16, 2019
Two dense, city-sized stars collided in a galaxy far, far away; the resulting X-rays give UNLV’s Bing Zhang and international team of astronomers a new way to spot when it happens and a rare glimpse into how neutron stars form.
UNLV campus with sunset in background
Business and Community | April 16, 2019
Event theme is "America: The Future of Work"; Senator Harry Reid and Speaker John Boehner will participate in exclusive panel discussion moderated by NBC News’ Chuck Todd.
side-by-side headshot images of Deborah Lipstad and Jonathan Weisman
Campus News | March 29, 2019
Historian/author Deborah Lipstadt and journalist Jonathan Weisman to discuss modern manifestations of anti-Semitism during free public event at UNLV.