Topic: faculty profile

Virko Baley pets dog in front of keyboard
Arts and Culture | April 28, 2016
Virko Baley, distinguished professor and composer-in-residence, will be celebrated with a concert of his work May 2.
Debra Martin and student forensic osteology class
Research | April 20, 2016
UNLV anthropology professor receives award for research that is highly regarded and responsive to the needs of the state.
Mary Guinan, in traditional dress in an Afghan refugee camp
People | March 29, 2016
When her plans to become an astronaut did not pan out, Mary Guinan created an equally impressive legacy eradicating diseases and founding a school.
teenage male, sitting in a dark hallway, holds his head in his hands
Research | February 26, 2016
Vulnerable youth have a friend in Ramona Denby-Brinson, the 2015 Harry Reid Silver State Research Award winner.
Jon Castagnino
People | January 27, 2016
Alumnus and new Greenspun School of Journalism instructor reflects on his fight with cancer, passion for journalism, and the inspiration he finds in students.
Richard Wiley
People | November 10, 2015
Black Mountain Institute co-founder and globetrotting author Richard Wiley reflects on life after BMI and the gift of international perspective in an international city.
Sabina Callwood shares her story with K-12 educators
Arts and Culture | June 4, 2015
UNLV hosts Always Remember, a June 10-12 institute on how teachers, parents and others can inspire youths’ futures through lessons about the past.
Tony LaBounty
People | May 5, 2015
Psalm 92 inspires UNLV’s longtime director of bands to put down the conducting baton and pick up the composing pen.
People | August 27, 2013
The computer science professor talks video game hacking, music, and how to improve computers for visually impaired users.
People | August 21, 2013
Composition instructor Sandra Hooven shares lessons with new freshman on how to approach the inevitable setbacks in their academic careers.
People | July 17, 2013
The director of UNLV's public history program explains why the myth that Las Vegas has no history persists.
People | November 8, 2012
Microbiologist Brian Hedlund knows from experience just how dangerous a hot spring can be.