Topic: athletics

woman seated in folding chair on basketball court
People | January 31, 2022

The workload doesn't ease up once basketball season is over for the 12-year athletics department employee.

UNLV athletic director Erick Harper
Campus News | January 3, 2022

Harper has served as interim athletics director since August and was selected following national search; permanent appointment is effective Jan. 1.

A man bites down on a gold medal
People | July 22, 2021

Lee Business School Graduate Connor Fields defends his gold medal at the 2020 Summer Games.

A woman in nursing scrubs holds a volleyball
People | May 19, 2021

Mountain West-winning volleyball player now all-in on nursing in her post-court life.

Portrait of UNLV Athletics Dietiian Nicole Kiley
People | March 8, 2021

You can. You will. Let's go! That's the mantra that the UNLV athletic department's first sport dietitian uses for herself and for her student-athletes.

woman in suit tossing softball
People | December 2, 2020

Through community outreach, UNLV's Becky Pugh helps high school students better understand their path to college.

An aerial photo shows Sam Boyd Stadium in 1971.
UNLV History | October 3, 2019

As UNLV football plays its final season at Sam Boyd Stadium, we take a look at highlights for players who opened and who will close it.

Emberly in her goalkeeper uniform runs through a line of fellow soccer players giving high-fives.
Campus News | September 12, 2019

Emberly Sevilla uses her platform as a student-athlete to make a difference in the Las Vegas community.

Nick Garritano kicks a football as a referee signals behind him.
Athletics | April 15, 2019

Nick Garritano may not have looked like a kicker, but he sure had the leg of one.