student achievement

UNLV engineering students
Dec 27, 2017
Campus News

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.


Isack Tenorio
Dec 14, 2017
People

Commencement speaker Izack Tenorio found his niche in working on public initiatives. Now he sees them as a key tool in helping to ease divisions in the country.


woman with laptop next to sleeping man
Dec 11, 2017
Campus News

Some inspirational words from Rebels who've made it through another fall semester.


Female soccer players
Oct 24, 2017
Athletics

The women's soccer standout may forget her cleats when she goes on the road, but she wouldn't be caught without Netflix access to watch "Peaky Blinders."


Oct 14, 2017
Campus News

International competition wraps up today; Team Las Vegas places second in engineering contest, following earlier wins of first in innovation and second for architecture.


Flor Cardona
Aug 2, 2017
People

President’s 2017 Classified Employee of the Year Flor Cardona says she is living the American dream


Manuela Bowles sits at a table and reads
May 10, 2017
Research

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
May 3, 2017
Research

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
Mar 10, 2017
Athletics

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 Hockey team during a game
Dec 27, 2016
People

A sampling of UNLV media coverage regarding high-achieving students and young alumni.