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Namesakes

man shaking hands
Jun 14, 2018
UNLV History

Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.


exterior of law building
Feb 26, 2018
Campus News

The 2018 lecture focuses on gender and negotiations, upending some false theories and outlining effective strategies for men and women.


Museum exterior
Nov 7, 2017
UNLV History

Marjorie Barrick’s involvement in UNLV and the community went far beyond her time in the classroom. Here's the story of one of our campus' pioneers.


two men in hardhats and suits
Sep 11, 2017
UNLV History

New name reflects changes in the industry, but continues to honor namesake William F. Harrah.


entrance to library
Aug 29, 2017
People

Ernst Lied and his namesake library continue to play an important part in the everyday lives of UNLV students.


William. S. Boyd
Nov 22, 2016
People

A conversation with William S. Boyd, lead benefactor of the UNLV law school.


entrance of the women's center
Jul 2, 2015
UNLV History

Weight Watchers founder Jean Nidetch inspired millions to eat healthy and then shared her success by helping thousands of Rebels through the campus women’s center and scholarships.


Carolyn and Malcolm Graham
Mar 18, 2015
UNLV History

UNLV’s first mathematics professor reminisces about how he ended up in Las Vegas and helped build the university from the ground up.


Dec 10, 2012
UNLV History

Cheerleader's courageous battle with cancer inspired the entire campus.


Jan 13, 2011
UNLV History

The replica plane is a sign of the lasting legacy Howard Hughes had on UNLV's College of Engineering.