Barbara Atkinson In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 10, 2021
Kris Engelstad McGarry has made no secret of her difficult relationship with the Nevada System of Higher Education’s Board of Regents.
Las Vegas Review Journal
June 23, 2021
Robert E. Lang, a UNLV professor credited with helping Las Vegas recover from the Great Recession and diversify its economy, died Monday of complications from cancer. He was 62.
Las Vegas Review Journal
May 7, 2021
The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV celebrated its first graduating class Friday, with speakers emphasizing the significance of the milestone moment.
Las Vegas Sun
March 3, 2021
“We are writing to share good news. At its February 2021 meeting, the LCME (Liaison Committee on Medical Education) voted to grant full accreditation to the medical education program of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine.”
K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
December 4, 2019
Talk about opening up a collective wallet. “They've gone above and beyond, very above and beyond with a current contribution commitment total of $155 million and numerous other pledges in place,” said Gov. Steve Sisolak last Tuesday, announcing a huge gift to the UNLV School of Medicine.
Las Vegas Review Journal
September 26, 2019
The Nevada System of Higher Education Board of Regents held a series of forums Wednesday and Thursday to gauge public opinion on the search for a new chancellor to succeed Thom Reilly when his contract expires next year.
K.S.N.V. T.V. News 3
July 16, 2019
On Monday, I met some very smart people.
K.N.P.R. News
March 12, 2019
The woman who has almost single-handedly forged UNLV’s new medical school is leaving her post.​