Topic: first generation

Students walking on campus on sunny day
Campus News | November 24, 2020
The 2020 CollegeNet Social Mobility Index places UNLV in the top 10% of universities nationwide.
Simon in front of a row of books
Campus News | November 17, 2020
First-generation student Simon Lamsal traveled from Kathmandu, Nepal, to find his home as a UNLV student leader.
Research | November 13, 2020
UNLV students share their stories in a thought-provoking Brookings podcast series exploring immigration in the U.S.
Campus News | November 12, 2020
The Libraries’ undergraduate peer research coaches explore first-gen issues in a new podcast series.
People | November 12, 2020
First-generation alumnus learned to navigate his way to a degree by continually asking questions.
woman posing
People | November 9, 2020
Kiara Sims is one first-gen student who is making the donors who support her education — and her mother — proud.
Portrait of Cecilia Maldonado the associate vice provost for workforce development
People | November 9, 2020
This expert in workforce development says today's students may change careers eight to 12 times during their lives.
man in suit
Campus News | November 5, 2020
New head of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement understands the key role UNLV plays in expanding opportunities for the Nevadans.
Students use a surveying instrument during a class on UNLV's campus
Research | November 5, 2020
Five-year project supported by a $2.5 million National Science Foundation grant.
Campus News | November 5, 2020
For many trailblazing students and faculty, the first step in their success is making sure they feel they belong here.
Campus News | October 8, 2020
Nevada's undergraduate students are steadfast in pursuing higher education at UNLV despite COVID-19 challenges.
Kyle Catarata holding a folder
Campus News | October 2, 2020
Junior Kyle Catarata looks to create new opportunities for aspiring law students.