economic development

man in front of Las Vegas City Hall
Nov 1, 2017
Research

With partisan gridlock at the higher levels, cities like Las Vegas will be the new leaders in innovative government.


Oct 31, 2017
Business & Community

UNLV class brings student-developed ideas to the market at the Global Gaming Expo trade show.


fireworks and marquee
Oct 25, 2017
Campus News

What will it take to unite the city behind its new hometown teams?


landscape view
Oct 17, 2017
Campus News

UNLV is ideally placed to assist — and provide — leaders to deal with the challenges of the major urban center that is Las Vegas.


Mary Croughan, UNLV's vice president for research and economic development
Sep 7, 2017
People

How can UNLV help our researchers soar? Mary Croughan isn’t afraid to ask the question, listen for the answer, and take action.


Students in theater
Aug 10, 2017
Campus News

Step into the world of YES, where high school students meet team UNLV through project-based mentoring and a case-study analysis of the top industry right their backyards.


Scott Roberts speaks at a podium
Aug 1, 2017
Campus News

UNLV's vice president for philanthropy on the reasons behind our record-breaking $93 million fundraising year.


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.