Topic: alumni profile

Ashley Weckesser
People | February 22, 2016
Ask this Grad College staff member to call out a military cadence and you might be surprised at the results.
Jon Castagnino
People | January 27, 2016
Alumnus and new Greenspun School of Journalism instructor reflects on his fight with cancer, passion for journalism, and the inspiration he finds in students.
Daniella Toscano
Arts and Culture | December 9, 2015
UNLV alumna Daniella Toscano’s task was to do something that’s been done thousands of times, yet make it look new. Go behind the scenes with the costume designer for 'A Christmas Carol.'
Liz Lewis
People | December 7, 2015
A longtime Rebel connects Las Vegas businesses with UNLV researchers, and keeps her finger on the pulse of a tech-savvy community.
Beverly Rogers
People | November 10, 2015
Ardent collector and UNLV alumna Beverly Rogers on the value of books as historic artifacts.
four portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they faced a (fake) fire, a blank canvas, a dreaded phone call, and a mother's mortality.
four portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what the learned when they dealt with deadly viruses, used a crate for a desk, and faced a life-altering medical crisis.
Six portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what they learned when facing a roomful of corporate lawyers, during a big interview, and amidst the chaos of stock traders.
Stephen Lazarus
People | October 9, 2015
On a whim, Stephen Lazarus signed up for a class while dealing cards. It was a decision that saved the ER-doc’s life.
Student reads outside
Arts and Culture | August 31, 2015
These Black Mountain Institute-affiliated writers have been garnering national reviews with works that pull readers in and push their boundaries.
Matthew Falber
Arts and Culture | July 27, 2015
New York's storied park has had its share of tragedies. Read how alumnus Matt Falber is taking cues from its original design to keep pedestrians and bicyclists safe.
Tomas Walker
People | July 20, 2015
Nursing alumnus recognized the power of giving his patients detailed information. Now he's at the forefront in developing an artificial pancreas.