Topic: alumni profile

A man in a UNLV basketball jersey leans on a gold-colored Oldsmobile.
People | June 5, 2019
Francisco Franco used to commute to school in a stock Oldsmobile in the late 1990s. When he was invited last year to bring the same car — now a custom lowrider — back for an art exhibit, it was a full-circle moment for the UNLV alumnus.
man in wheelchair receiving honorary jersey
People | March 15, 2019
Bruce Layne spent decades attending, teaching, and advocating for his alma mater. Now he's memorialized by Rebel baseball.
Keith Rogers and Rebecca Rogers, wearing graduation robes, pose overlooking a pathway on the UNLV campus.
People | March 4, 2019
She's daring and he's diverse. Both are committed to helping UNLV students achieve their dreams.
portrait of woman and poster for White Helmets movie
People | February 22, 2019
Movie awards season keeps UNLV alum and Netflix employee Kelli Hill on the move.
Greg Lull leans against a wall
People | February 7, 2019
UNLV grad brings an engineering mindset to his role as chief marketing officer for Credit Karma
Alison Victoria planes a countertop
People | January 15, 2019
2008 Alumna Alison Victoria starts her second show about her first love.
man
People | December 6, 2018
Two-time UNLV alumnus Andrew Baca has done a little bit of everything in his career … except let setbacks stand in the way.
Cyndi Backstrom, a manager of IT Support Services Poses in front of UNLV sign.
People | December 3, 2018
After spending her workday at her computer, this manager of IT support services for the UNLV School of Medicine is only too happy to “unplug” once she gets home.
Katheryn "K.C." Brekken, Assistant Research Professor for the School of Public Policy and Leadership and MGM Resorts International Institute at UNLV poses in front of the Las Vegas Strip.
People | November 5, 2018
Ask this researcher about how citizens can be part of policy solutions.
Orlando Bustos
People | November 1, 2018
A simple degree upgrade led graphic designer Orlando Bustos to an internship with NASA and a job with Arcata Associates.
man with video camera
People | October 24, 2018
Publisher, writer, and all-around artist Pj Perez offers advice on pursuing dreams.
John Pierce
People | October 11, 2018
Dr. John Pierce, Allied Health Services Alumnus of the Year, still passes a lesson he learned from a UNLV professor on to his patients today.