Topic: student accomplishment

Young student wears a mask while taking notes in a classroom
People | October 27, 2020
13-year-old pursues his fifth degree at UNLV. And he's got some wise advice for his fellow students.
Photo of Martha Amaya standing in a crowded group of people.
Campus News | December 12, 2019
Honors College student Martha Amaya one of just 30 nationwide to receive Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship.
A photo of Akaisha Cook delivering a speech at the 2019 UNLV Foundation Annual Dinner.
Campus News | November 22, 2019
Honors College student Akaisha Cook one of just 30 nationwide to receive 2020 Thomas R. Pickering Foreign Affairs Fellowship.
woman in audio recording booth
Campus News | October 9, 2019
Through a new KUNV podcast, Latinx students are at the helm of creating historical content in an accessible format.
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.