Topic: student accomplishment

Campus News | January 17, 2019
The UNLV anthropology student Trevor Pollom's research in nutrition took him to Africa as a tribe transitions to cultivated crops.
Campus News | January 17, 2019
Master's student Henry Castillo turns personal experiences into research to help others feel empowered through public speaking.
Bhagya De Silva portrait
People | January 17, 2019
Doctoral student Bhagya De Silva traveled more than nine thousand miles to mine for better Alzheimer's Treatments.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
UNLV engineering students
Campus News | December 27, 2017
News-making student achievements include wins in national and international competitions; triumphs over personal adversity; and inventions and research with regional, national, global, and intergalactic impact.
Campus News | October 14, 2017
International competition wraps up today; Team Las Vegas places second in engineering contest, following earlier wins of first in innovation and second for architecture.
Manuela Bowles sits at a table and reads
Research | May 10, 2017
New graduate and author Manuela Bowles on rejection letters, Margaret Atwood, and building a career long before commencement.
senior Amber Turner and alumna Lisa Danielson
Research | May 3, 2017
UNLV undergraduate and NASA intern Amber Turner shares her remarkable research journey, which may someday lead to human civilizations on other planets.
UNLV athelites pose next children from the Boys and Girls Club
Athletics | March 10, 2017
In one year, UNLV athletes dedicated more than 13,000 hours to volunteerism — over 5,000 more than their nearest competitors — earning the Mountain West Community Service Award.
UNLV’s Team Las Vegas design of a full-size solar-powered house
Business and Community | February 3, 2017
Fundraising for universitywide collaboration surpasses $750,000 with support from Switch and NV Energy Foundation.
UNLV Hockey team during a game
People | December 27, 2016
A sampling of UNLV media coverage regarding high-achieving students and young alumni.
Kiran Mathew in cap and gown
People | January 8, 2016
A sampling of UNLV media coverage regarding high-achieving students and young alumni.