student achievement

Flor Cardona
Aug 2, 2017

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

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

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

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

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

researchers test drone
Dec 6, 2016

UNLV engineering faculty and students turned to the entertainment arena to carve out their unique research niche.

Screenshot of new website
Dec 1, 2016
Campus News

Hosting the final presidential debate helped put UNLV on the map for prospective students.

military student
Nov 14, 2016
Campus News

The Military Times considered 125 4-year universities in its rankings.

Mark Guadagnoli speaks to students
Nov 8, 2016
Campus News

UNLV School of Medicine’s approach counters fear to stimulate growth in both students and faculty.

Nadia Basich conducts an interview
Oct 19, 2016
Campus News

As cable networks set up shop on UNLV's campus for the debate, their outreach teams invited students to become part of their operations.