economic development

Douglas Duncan and Israel Alvarado
Apr 25, 2017
People

With limited options in Nevada for top-notch scientists, two UNLV grads welcome the high-tech jobs that the marijuana industry brought.


Tomas C. Walker
Apr 25, 2017
People

Tomas C. Walker, the 2017 Nursing Alumnus of the Year, working to develop an artificial pancreas to help patients with diabetes.


Jason Smylie, standing in front of a Capriotti's
Apr 25, 2017
People

Jason Smylie, the Honors College Alumnus of the Year, invests in Capriotti's and ends up owning the company.


Stephen M. Miller
Apr 19, 2017
Business & Community

The director of UNLV's Center for Business and Economic Research on the economic issues we can't keep kicking down the road.


Michelle Mata performs demonstration
Apr 1, 2017
Campus News

A message from UNLV President Len Jessup.


Scene at a job fair
Mar 15, 2017
Business & Community

Innovative funding programs, policies to promote post-secondary education will help Nevada keep pace.


Erika Torres teaches a fifth-grader
Mar 8, 2017
Business & Community

Education policy experts explore how to grow interest among students in highly technical industries and what that means for Nevada’s economy.


Dr. Mark Dubrouva
Feb 16, 2017
People

The Las Vegas physician and higher education regent discusses his own educational experience and why UNLV’s School of Medicine is so important to health of our community.


Benoy Jacob
Jan 19, 2017
Business & Community

Forget national politics — the director of UNLV's new urban leadership program says those working at the city level will be affecting the most change in the coming decade.


researchers test drone
Dec 28, 2016
Research

UNLV researchers and inventors made national headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2016.