Topic: People

A man stands next to a stone wall
People | October 22, 2020
Outstanding Alumnus of the Year didn't let a little thing like Nevada's only law school closing stop him from pursuing a legal education.
A man leands against a wall with his arms folded
People | October 21, 2020
Silver State Award-winner Larry Ruvo is still charging hard into philanthropy, just like he has for more than 40 years.
woman in doctor's coat
People | October 21, 2020
Experiencing a sports injury in high school prompted Laura Wozniak to change career paths.
A man sits in front of wall-to-wall bookshelves
People | October 21, 2020
Achievement in Service Award winner Michael Green is UNLV's resident expert in all things Silver State.
Five students take advantage of creative ways to compete for the title of Most Spirited Student. 
People | October 20, 2020
Five students take advantage of creative ways to compete for the title of Most Spirited Student.
A man looks at a pocket watch
People | October 20, 2020
Former Marine and College of Urban Affairs Alumnus of the Year has fought to get help for Nevada's veterans seeking educational opportunities.
Two hands form the letters "L" and "V"
People | October 19, 2020
This year’s virtual event will bring in new events and beloved traditions.
Portrait of Officer Ryan Willman of UNLV Campus Police Services
People | October 19, 2020
As he patrols campus, police officer Ryan Willman enjoys seeing students and picking up on the energy they project.
portrait of rebecca paulson standing in front of a blooming plant
People | October 16, 2020
From student worker to full-time employee, Rebecca Paulson says stepping out of her comfort zone has led her forward.
A woman sits on a couch holding on to a large dog
People | October 16, 2020
Graduate College Alumna of the Year's time at UNLV left her with an appreciation for parsing differing, and often contradictory, viewpoints en route to becoming a champion for animals.
A woman stands next to a large bin holding fresh produce
People | October 14, 2020
School of Public Health Alumna of the Year took a detour from optometry to end up serving Clark County.
outdoor portrait of paris collier wearing a white lab coat
People | October 14, 2020
Paris Collier was drawn to UNLV School of Medicine's mission of serving both Nevada and underrepresented groups.