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

drone in air with blue sky and clouds
Business and Community | January 10, 2019
Training course will help participants become FAA-licensed drone pilots and place them at the forefront of Nevada’s booming UAS industry.
christmas tree ornament
Business and Community | December 20, 2018
UNLV, community organizations team up for free program to turn Christmas trees into mulch; more than 15,000 trees recycled in 2017.
UNLV dental professor reviewing data with student
Campus News | December 19, 2018
University joins the ranks of just 130 institutions nationwide classified by Carnegie as “very high research activity” – or R1 – the gold standard for university research metrics.
UNLV students at commencement
Campus News | December 14, 2018
UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight exceptional graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Winter 2018 graduating class.
decorated grad cap
Campus News | December 12, 2018
More than 2,000 students from 33 states and 49 countries eligible to participate in 4 p.m. ceremony at Thomas & Mack Center.
pumpkins piled together
Business and Community | October 31, 2018
Family friendly event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 4 allows residents to launch pumpkins from large catapults and drives awareness on recycling and composting.
image of UNLV Lied Library and Rebels Give logo
Business and Community | October 8, 2018
Rebels Give is a 1,957-minute fundraising challenge (in honor of the date of UNLV’s founding) that encourages the community to get involved and support high-impact campus programs.
gloved hand squirting liquid from syringe onto a petri dish
Research | October 4, 2018
The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.
headshot of fillmmaker Guillermo del Toro
Arts and Culture | September 26, 2018
An acclaimed filmmaker, del Toro won a best director Oscar in 2018 for The Shape of Water. Tickets are free and available starting at 10 a.m. Sept. 29.