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

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.
Annie Leibovitz seated on floor
Arts and Culture | March 13, 2019
Renowned photographer's large and distinguished body of work encompasses some of the most well-known portraits of our time; tickets are free and are available to the public starting March 16.
Two UNLV students speak with a potential employer at a job fair on campus.
Campus News | February 27, 2019
Current students and alumni are invited to connect with more than 100 employers during annual event.
W. Kamau Bell Curve headshot
Arts and Culture | January 16, 2019
Comedian, political satirist, and host of CNN's “United Shades of America” visits UNLV Feb. 5; tickets are free.