Topic: first-generation student

Campus News | March 24, 2021
Nontraditional student scholars benefit from re-entry scholarships.
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People | March 5, 2021
School of Medicine student Diane Han turns to the ER after an attentive doctor played a key role in her father's hour of need.
Portrait of Theresa Boucher is the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year recipient.
People | January 27, 2021
Theresa Boucher, the top 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps her dean's office running while mentoring first-gen students.
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Campus News | November 17, 2020
First-generation student Simon Lamsal traveled from Kathmandu, Nepal, to find his home as a UNLV student leader.
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People | November 9, 2020
Kiara Sims is one first-gen student who is making the donors who support her education — and her mother — proud.
Campus News | November 5, 2020
For many trailblazing students and faculty, the first step in their success is making sure they feel they belong here.
Campus News | October 8, 2020
Nevada's undergraduate students are steadfast in pursuing higher education at UNLV despite COVID-19 challenges.
Kyle Catarata holding a folder
Campus News | October 2, 2020
Junior Kyle Catarata looks to create new opportunities for aspiring law students.
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People | September 22, 2020
Alumnus Geoff Hughes partnered with UNLV Office of Diversity Initiatives to create Stephanie Wolf Hughes First Generation Scholarship for accounting students.
Lexie Ignacio
Campus News | September 17, 2020
First-generation entertainment engineering and design major embraces the Las Vegas experience.
A family of four stands together in front of a display of UNLV memorabilia
People | August 26, 2020
Jorge “Fabian” Trejo-Ibarra began his freshman year as a pre-nursing student this week thanks to a scholarship funded by Rig-Rents through the Make-A-Wish Foundation.
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Campus News | February 6, 2020
Program at The Intersection gives first-generation faculty, staff a place to share their stories.