Topic: awards

A man eats a VHS cassette
People | March 9, 2021
MFA film student lands major screenwriting prize from Humanitas.
Portrait of Holly Samayoa is the Rookie of the Year in the Classified Employee of the Year Awards for 2020
People | February 3, 2021
After more than a decade, Holly Samayoa earned her UNLV degree and now has been recognized as the university's Rookie of the Year.
Portrait of Theresa Boucher is the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year recipient.
People | January 27, 2021
Theresa Boucher, the top 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps her dean's office running while mentoring first-gen students.
man gestures while teaching
Campus News | January 21, 2021
Sustained recruitment efforts lead to increased diversity of students and faculty.
Portrait of Colin Tewey is an Admin Services Officer 1 in University Services.
People | January 20, 2021
Colin Tewey, a 2020 Classified Employee of the Year, keeps the stream of mail moving smoothly across campus. On weekends, it's trout-filled streams that call to him.
Ruth McKoin is the third-place recipient in the 2020 Classified Employee of the Year Awards.
People | January 13, 2021
Ruth McKoin, a 2020 Classified Employee of the Year winner, on the 'beautifully intelligent' people who've helped her grow.
Arts and Culture | October 21, 2020
As winner of this prestigious, highly competitive award, Gresham receives $20,000.
woman smiling
Research | October 6, 2020
Brookings Mountain West and The Lincy Institute student researchers embrace remote learning and engage in public policy research to benefit UNLV and the region.
woman in office
People | August 14, 2020
Known for pushing the envelope and for being ahead of the curve, English professor and pop culture advocate Felicia Campbell joined the UNLV faculty in 1962.
Portrait of Missy Arendash is the Administrative Faculty Member of the Year
People | July 16, 2020
The Administrative Faculty Member of the Year discovered her passion for planning events as a youngster working at a party supply store.
Four women pose holding up a t-shirt
People | June 9, 2020
Jenna Heath's work on peer mentoring and other programs earns her high honor from university.
portrait of woman
People | May 28, 2020
Professor Elena Gandía García created a service-learning class to address the need for medical interpretation services for the Lied Pediatric Clinic and served as a mentor to colleagues.