Topic: Urban Affairs Alumni Stories

Vanessa McConnell sitting in a radio control booth
People | March 26, 2021
Nontraditional student Vanessa McConnell forging a path to bring diversity to sports broadcasting.
brandi planet standing with arms folded
People | February 5, 2021
Alumna puts communication, law degrees to work while co-founding new firm.
Claytee White sits in a chair and gestures toward a woman sitting to her right
Arts and Culture | December 30, 2020
A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.
man and woman on tv set
People | December 11, 2020
Alumna and sports journalist Cassie Soto returns to UNLV-TV's studios to co-host Tuesday's ceremonies.
A red UNLV mortarboard decorated with the words "stay the course"
Campus News | December 9, 2020
UNLV President Keith E. Whitfield to honor four Winter 2020 graduates for their academic, research, and community impact.
Portrait of woman seated outdoors
People | November 30, 2020
After trying a variety of jobs, Karintha Fenley finally found her "perfect fit" in academic advising.
three people in tv studio
Campus News | October 26, 2020
'We Need to Talk' discussion series continues. Tune into the next episode Oct. 29.
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.
Nicole Santero at home, surrounded by BTS memorabilia, including a poster.
People | August 3, 2020
Nicole Santero balances her job communicating about the School of Public Health with her doctoral research on the BTS phenomenon.
People | July 23, 2020
This financial aid counselor is working on a master's degree in public administration to help further her UNLV career.
black person and white person holding hands at protest
Campus News | June 5, 2020
UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey offers advice to those seeking to be allies in social change.
People | June 5, 2020
How a classroom assignment led UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey to a career as a social change communication expert.