Jacob Thompson In The News

Profile: Jacob Thompson

March 11, 2019
In an age of predawn rage tweets by President Donald Trump and public cries from his opponents like “Impeach that (expletive),” a special debate last week at UNLV offered hope that civil discourse can return to American politics.
October 15, 2018
Nevada voters are about to weigh in on a governor’s race that’s closer than any has been in decades, with implications for the health care of hundreds of thousands of people and the future of public education.
July 16, 2018
Growing up in a military family in Florida, Matthew Gomez entered high school as what he describes as a “hard-line Republican.”
April 2, 2018
The 3-2 decision decided UNLV’s fate.
February 27, 2018
Football, basketball and other sports often draw talented athletes from beyond Nevada’s borders. But another competitive organization on UNLV’s campus didn’t have to look far to find one of its top performers. Jeffrey Horn, a graduate of Green Valley High, and team partner Matthew Gomez have taken UNLV’s public policy debate squad to new heights this season.
February 26, 2018
UNLV is going to the national championship, but they won't be facing Duke. Or Michigan State.
February 14, 2018
The UNLV debate team is doing better than ever.
February 8, 2018
Two weeks before classes commenced at his new high school, Matthew Gomez found himself in the vice principal’s office.