Topic: commencement

Top of grad cap during Winter 2021 Commencement
Campus News | December 17, 2021

An enduring commencement tradition continued Dec. 14 as UNLV president honored five outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
 

Portrait of Sam Fugazzotto standing in front of cacti
People | June 21, 2021

As chair of the Commencement Committee, the university's registrar says he was excited to see a return to in-person celebrations last month.

A woman in nursing scrubs holds a volleyball
People | May 19, 2021

Mountain West-winning volleyball player now all-in on nursing in her post-court life.

Large group in regalia with focus on woman in center
People | May 15, 2021

Alana Milawski, who as a 3-year-old graced the cover of Newsweek in the wake of Sept. 11, is ready to graduate and start teaching students of her own.

A wide shot of the Aladdin Theatre
UNLV History | May 12, 2021

As we prepare Sam Boyd Stadium this week for commencement, here's a look back at the various venues that have hosted this capstone moment in a student's academic journey.

A man leans against a building
People | May 12, 2021

Graduate Michael Schwob, recipient of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, began racking up accomplishments by connecting with his instructors.

Graduates seated in red caps and gown during a previous UNLV commencement
People | May 10, 2021

An enduring commencement tradition continues this spring as UNLV president honors seven outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.

man holding doctor's coat
People | May 7, 2021

Horacio Guerra said the chance to provide preventative care and to develop long-lasting relationships with patients drew him to his specialty.

Ryan wears a black grad cap and a sequin jacket standing on an empty Las Vegas strip.
Campus News | December 11, 2020

A familiar face around campus seizes the opportunity to pursue another degree.