Topic: The Interview 2021

People | April 19, 2021
UNLV's assistant director of emergency management has helped lead UNLV through a yearlong (and counting) crisis.
Portrait of Joseph Walter
People | April 5, 2021
A son of Nebraska, Walter said he has "that goofy Midwest thing" that compels him to work every day.
Amanda Melilli on a couch surrounded by books.
People | March 29, 2021
Gathering materials that represent a diversity of cultures and backgrounds is a focus of this librarian.
Portrait of Francisco Menendez artistic director of UNLV's film department
People | March 22, 2021
After being terrified — and mesmerized — by the movie "Jaws" at age 13, this film professor's career path was set.
Portrait of UNLV Athletics Dietiian Nicole Kiley
People | March 8, 2021
You can. You will. Let's go! That's the mantra that the UNLV athletic department's first sport dietitian uses for herself and for her student-athletes.
nurse in jacket with stethoscope in simulation center
People | March 1, 2021
Accompanying her pediatrician father on house calls helped shape nursing professor Kathleen Thimsen's career.
Kathy Stanchi teaching yoga in front of three students.
People | February 22, 2021
Professor Kathryn Stanchi balances out her day job teaching writing to law students with teaching yoga.
Valinder "Val" Addison in front of palm trees and blue sky.
People | February 16, 2021
While some of us have nicknames we wish everyone would forget, Valinder Addison likes hers because her family and friends say she keeps going, and going, and going.
Lindsay J. Russell dressed in a red Star Trek uniform while standing on a rock formation.
People | February 8, 2021
Her love for all things sci-fi has shaped her outlook on leadership, life, and being a strong woman.
Michael Chin with his replica wrestling championship belt.
People | February 1, 2021
Jumping out of a plane at age 30 inspired professor Mike Chin to take more risks in his career as a writer — and in his love life.
Erin Zimmerman, director of the UNLV Writing Center leaning on a railing.
People | January 25, 2021
Writing isn’t a talent of a select few; it’s a skill we all can improve upon, says the new director of the UNLV Writing Center.
man seated at picnic table with red typewriter
People | January 19, 2021
A cross-country move at the start of a pandemic proves perfectly timed for the new director of communications for Student Affairs.