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

Fireworks ignite during commencement
People | May 11, 2017
UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Two female students walking during commencement
Campus News | May 10, 2017
More than 2,800 students from 33 states and 50 countries to participate in 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. ceremonies; expected grads up 11 percent from 2016.
John Quinones
Arts and Culture | April 11, 2017
The ABC anchor behind primetime news magazine "What Would You Do?" discusses translating the show's Good Samaritan-theme to his new book; tickets are free.
Several covers of Believer magazine
Arts and Culture | March 30, 2017
The Believer, one of the world's leading journals of arts and culture, is a five-time finalist for the National Magazine Award; publication part of BMI mission to connect writers, and literary imagination, to public life.
Hospitality Hall, under construction
Campus News | March 14, 2017
Annual QS World University Rankings place UNLV at the top of inaugural ‘hospitality and leisure management’ subject listing.
CNN technician Shawn Flowers watches the debate from the media gallery
Campus News | January 12, 2017
UNLV played host to the third and final presidential debate of the 2016 election. Our favorite news stories capturing the preparation, the big day, and beyond.
Atul Gawande
Arts and Culture | January 11, 2017
Doctor, author, and top 100 "influential thinker," Gawande will discuss advances in healthcare; tickets are free.
Business and Community | January 9, 2017
Agreement will also expand campus Wi-Fi coverage; part of multi-faceted effort by the university to enhance its wireless and overall IT infrastructure.
Christmas tree bulb
Business and Community | December 19, 2016
Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at more than 30 Southern Nevada locations; more than 20,000 trees recycled in 2015.