Topic: campus life

man clearing away palm tree branches
People | November 16, 2017
Paul Dzerk came to UNLV three decades ago to transform the dusty campus into the arboretum it is today.
People | November 14, 2017
As the new leader of alumni engagement amps up the power of 115,000 alumni, Chad Warren wants feedback from Rebels around the world.
Dick Calvert
Athletics | November 7, 2017
Dick Calvert has been behind the mic for most of school’s history.
Illustration of Nevada Southern Telethon
UNLV History | October 18, 2017
The drive to form a campus started with vision — but what it needed was money.
Illustration of students stealing a cannon
UNLV History | October 18, 2017
It took deft work at the legislative level — and some rebellious students — to earn UNLV the ability to stand apart from Reno.
illustration of Jimmy Kimmel and the fox
UNLV History | October 18, 2017
Campus life in the '70s was more freewheeling, and it led to an iconic pairing decades later on television.
an illustration of televisions around the world tuned to UNLV
UNLV History | October 18, 2017
The 2016 Presidential Debate brought UNLV to global prominence.
postcard-style illustration of unlv's 60th anniversary
UNLV History | October 17, 2017
As UNLV celebrates its 60th anniversary, here are some of the moments that shaped the university.
Campus News | October 13, 2017
Two views of the UNLV campus in the wake of the Route 91 Harvest Festival tragedy.
UNLV Dining Commons cashier Minnie Epps smiles.
People | October 11, 2017
Longtime employee Minnie Epps named to Aramark's prestigious 2017 Ring of Stars.
Barbee Oakes, chief diversity officer in hallway.
Campus News | September 25, 2017
UNLV’s new Chief Diversity Officer Barbee Oakes on building cultural intelligence and opening the pipeline for advancement.
aerial shot of the university in 1960
UNLV History | September 7, 2017
As both a graduate and a history professor, Michael Green has watched UNLV’s growth with some awe. It’s future, he says, will be all the more astonishing.