Topic: alumni profile

A man stands next to a stone wall
People | October 22, 2020
Outstanding Alumnus of the Year didn't let a little thing like Nevada's only law school closing stop him from pursuing a legal education.
A man leands against a wall with his arms folded
People | October 21, 2020
Silver State Award-winner Larry Ruvo is still charging hard into philanthropy, just like he has for more than 40 years.
A man sits in front of wall-to-wall bookshelves
People | October 21, 2020
Achievement in Service Award winner Michael Green is UNLV's resident expert in all things Silver State.
A man looks at a pocket watch
People | October 20, 2020
Former Marine and College of Urban Affairs Alumnus of the Year has fought to get help for Nevada's veterans seeking educational opportunities.
portrait of rebecca paulson standing in front of a blooming plant
People | October 16, 2020
From student worker to full-time employee, Rebecca Paulson says stepping out of her comfort zone has led her forward.
A woman sits on a couch holding on to a large dog
People | October 16, 2020
Graduate College Alumna of the Year's time at UNLV left her with an appreciation for parsing differing, and often contradictory, viewpoints en route to becoming a champion for animals.
A woman stands next to a large bin holding fresh produce
People | October 14, 2020
School of Public Health Alumna of the Year took a detour from optometry to end up serving Clark County.
A woman leans on a stack of nursing textbooks
People | October 13, 2020
School of Nursing Alumna of the Year knew in the fourth grade she wanted to be just like her mother — a nurse.
A woman poses in front of a large window
People | October 9, 2020
Sociology bachelor's has been foundational for College of Liberal Arts alumna of the year's ascent to heights of corporate leadership.
A woman stands in front of a government building
People | October 7, 2020
A turn with a bully in the seventh grade put Law School Alumna of the Year Marisa Rodriguez on the career path.
A man sits on a couch with his wife and four children
People | October 6, 2020
Integrated Health Sciences Alumnus of the Year Edwin Suarez's interest in physical therapy started with an injury of his own.
A man sits on bleachers wearing a baseball glove, with a baseball bat resting beside him
People | October 1, 2020
William F. Harrah College of Hospitality Alumnus of the Year still drawing on lessons learned as an intern at Bellagio.