Vaneh Darakjian

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Vaneh Darakjian earned both a Master of Business Administration and Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Media Studies from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

Articles by Vaneh Darakjian

A woman is seated next to a globe
People | October 4, 2021

The Graduate College's executive director of leadership, professional, and career development didn't know what she wanted to be when she grew up, but found the perfect landing spot at UNLV.

portrait of Matthew Montalto, Admissions Analyst, Graduate College. 
People | August 10, 2020

It may not be the theater Matthew Montalto once dreamed of working in, but the admissions analyst loves his job at the UNLV Graduate College.

woman posing outdoors
People | March 9, 2020

This mom of three has a heart for helping students and cherishing every moment with her kids.

Janine Barrett poses with her 10-month-old daughter, Makenzie on campus.
People | September 16, 2019

Triple-alum Janine Barrett has worked her way up from student worker to executive director of graduate systems & operations at the Graduate College, but says her most cherished role is that of mother.

Ashlyn Gray poses in front of Calico Basin in Red Rock
People | March 18, 2019

Though she once dreamed of being Nevada's governor, she found her true calling in higher ed.

two women standing next to empty road
Research | September 20, 2018

Researchers work with underage sex trafficking victims to identify new ways to assist exploited children and prevent others from entering the abuse cycle.

man poses for photo
People | August 20, 2018

New to Las Vegas and to civilian life, this former airman has found a home at the Graduate College.

Portrait of Celinda Miranda-LaBella
People | February 5, 2018

This new-to-the-Graduate-College staffer keeps students on track for graduation.