UNLV In The News

Sample recent stories to find out how UNLV is covered in national and local media outlets.

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Casino.Org
January 20, 2021
Nevada hospitality workers are fourth on the “frontline/essential” priority list to get the COVID-19 vaccine. It is unclear when their turn might come, according to a published report.
January 20, 2021
The kitchen was about as busy as it could be at The Coffee Cup Café in Boulder City on Monday, as they catered to the customers who filled the restaurant to 25% capacity.
KXNT Radio 840
January 20, 2021
UNLV's President said Tuesday the Rebels nickname will remain part of the school's sports teams, but the mascot known as "Hey Reb" is officially retired. The news came in President Keith Whitfield's Spring semester welcome letter released on Tuesday.
January 20, 2021
Less than an hour before sundown, the men wrapped UNLV’s bronze Hey Reb! statue in a yellow sling and rigged it to a forklift.
January 20, 2021
UNLV has retired the Hey Reb! mascot, but the university will stick with the Rebels nickname.
TMZ
January 20, 2021
"Hey Reb!" is officially no more ... UNLV has punted the mascot forever -- but the school is still keeping its "Rebels" nickname.
KTVN
January 20, 2021
UNLV's Hey Reb! mascot is officially retired. UNLV President Keith E. Whitfield has also announced that there are no plans to create a new mascot.
NBC My News 4
January 20, 2021
UNLV's president says the Hey Reb! mascot has effectively been retired, with no plans to introduce a new mascot.
January 20, 2021
The Hey Reb! mascot will not be returning to the UNLV.

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