Topic: first generation

woman seated indoors
People | April 25, 2022

One of the biggest rewards of public health, according to Gabriela Buccini, is the ability to make the world better for so many – in her case, mothers and babies. 

woman writing a note
Campus News | September 14, 2021

Students in the Las Vegas Scholars Program find support, sense of belonging and success on campus

Simon in front of a row of books
Campus News | July 13, 2021

First-generation student Simon Lamsal traveled from Kathmandu, Nepal, to find his home as a UNLV student leader.

Portrait of James Cheng, the library data analyst for the UNLV Libraries
People | May 10, 2021

The University Libraries data analyst is collecting data to improve services for students and faculty.

A woman stands on the beach
People | March 5, 2021

School of Medicine student Diane Han turns to the ER after an attentive doctor played a key role in her father's hour of need.

Portrait of Theresa Boucher is the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year recipient.
People | January 27, 2021

Theresa Boucher, the top 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps her dean's office running while mentoring first-gen students.