Topic: Vegas connections

woman studying with laptop
Campus News | February 11, 2020

A progressive new curriculum promises more choices for students and more talent for a continually adapting and expanding industry.

three people in front of gaming computers
Business and Community | January 24, 2020

Gaming, entertainment, and resort research facility kicks off landmark public-private partnership between UNLV and Caesars Entertainment.

Black Fire rendering
Business and Community | April 29, 2019

The 43,000 square-foot “Black Fire Innovation” space will include replicated elements of a Caesars casino and resort to provide real-life conditions for product testing and a place for students to train to enter the workforce of the future.

Caesars Palace sportsbook
Campus News | February 12, 2019

From sports to themed casinos, UNLV researchers push the boundaries of hospitality scholarship.

A student stands in front of a presentation
Campus News | January 30, 2019

Tech-savvy and constantly connected, today's Hospitality College students have some big ideas on how to move the industry forward — and executives are listening.

man surrounded by lit up costumes
People | September 12, 2018

Entertainment engineering alumnus combines light technology with costume design for Cirque du Soliel and freelance clients.

woman surrounded by video slot machines
People | September 12, 2018

Alumna parlayed her an internship at an interactive gaming company into a full-time job. Now she helps recruit the interns.

Santiago Michel
People | February 6, 2018

Success was in the cards for this Mexican-born illusionist-turned-hospitality student-turned Strip headliner.