Topic: Urban Affairs Alumni Stories

Ryan Brunty leans against a large, furry version of his yeti
People | December 11, 2019
Ryan Brunty's melancholy, vulnerable yeti, Yerman, has become a sensation locally and online. Now it's making its way to Hot Topic.
Police Services Assistant Chief Tod Miller poses in front of his cruiser on UNLV's campus.
People | November 12, 2019
UNLV’s new assistant police chief discusses his time in the Marine Corps, his 25-year public safety career, and the winter “anthrax” he endured in Northern Nevada.
Rebel mascot dancing in front of "Rebel Homecoming" sign
Campus News | November 8, 2019
KUNV Radio’s 57-song playlist will have you singing along
A woman stands at a sand trap on a golf course
People | November 6, 2019
College of Urban Affairs Alumna of the Year Sarah Thornton struck out on her own 12 years ago, and has reaped success since.
A woman in a red and black dress stands next to the College of Urban Affairs sign
People | October 23, 2019
Graduate College Alumna of the Year Constance Brooks has served public policy in stints with Clark County, NSHE, and MGM Resorts.
man in white shirt and tie at desk
People | October 15, 2019
William S. Boyd School of Law Alumnus of the Year and former public defender John Piro's work recognized for helping pursue mental-health reform within the justice system.
Pete Reyes poses next to a bookshelf.
People | May 28, 2019
A two-time UNLV alum, Pete Reyes is studying for a third degree while working full time and making indie-electronic albums.
Michael and Gloria Flores
People | May 20, 2019
Gloria Flores and her son, Michael, share a stage as they both earn degrees on the same day.
Kimberly Marano poses in front of trees on UNLV's campus.
People | April 22, 2019
With her love of sports, she is taking her approach “behind the scenes” by helping students in the classroom and in their sports.
portrait of woman and poster for White Helmets movie
People | February 22, 2019
Movie awards season keeps UNLV alum and Netflix employee Kelli Hill on the move.
Katheryn "K.C." Brekken, Assistant Research Professor for the School of Public Policy and Leadership and MGM Resorts International Institute at UNLV poses in front of the Las Vegas Strip.
People | November 5, 2018
Ask this researcher about how citizens can be part of policy solutions.
man with video camera
People | October 24, 2018
Publisher, writer, and all-around artist Pj Perez offers advice on pursuing dreams.