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.

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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.

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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.

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.