Topic: the back story

UNLV History | October 22, 2013
The winner of the annual rivalry game between Nevada's two universities gets one of college football's most memorable trophies.
UNLV History | October 9, 2013
Read about the history of this unique part of campus culture.
Red stone wall with bronze sculptures
UNLV History | September 27, 2013
After UNLV's first building had long outlived its usefulness, it was torn down. But its historical significance was preserved as a memorial to the university's most influential supporters.
UNLV History | September 19, 2013
Not all library visitors have been two-legged humans. In the "Tumbleweed Tech" days, patrons sometimes slithered their way in or slurped from the fountain.
UNLV History | August 26, 2013
Fall events gathered UNLV's first students for fun on the shores of Lake Mead and formal dances in the old gymnasium.
UNLV History | March 6, 2013
Ham Concert Hall boosted the city's cultural offerings and paved the way for arts groups to thrive.
The sculpture "Fallen Soldier" at the Veterans Memorial on the UNLV campus
UNLV History | February 19, 2013
Students and community came together to bring Las Vegas its first veterans memorial.
UNLV History | February 12, 2013
Nestled in the center of campus is a peaceful retreat for visitors. The garden's plants are a showcase for the beauty that thrives in arid climates.
UNLV History | January 29, 2013
Why is our famous sculpture pointed down? Hint: It's not because of air traffic.
UNLV History | January 23, 2013
When UNLV celebrates its 100th anniversary, students will crack into the time capsule outside the Student Union.
Bronze statue on platform in courtyard
UNLV History | January 17, 2013
Our beloved mascot is memorialized in bronze, bringing luck to all those who rub his epic mustache.
Solar panels installed on the UNLV Campus
UNLV History | January 7, 2013
Those solar panels along Flamingo Boulevard actually produce energy for UNLV while helping companies improve their technologies.