Topic: commencement

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.
woman in commencement garb being photographed
Campus News | December 16, 2020
Here's the CliffsNotes version of the 2020 Spring & Winter ceremonies.
man and woman on tv set
People | December 11, 2020
Alumna and sports journalist Cassie Soto returns to UNLV-TV's studios to co-host Tuesday's ceremonies.
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.
A red UNLV mortarboard decorated with the words "stay the course"
Campus News | December 9, 2020
UNLV President Keith E. Whitfield to honor four Winter 2020 graduates for their academic, research, and community impact.
Ingrid Zarate Albarran sitting on stairs
Campus News | May 15, 2020
Honors business student persevered through challenges to become the first in her family to graduate.