Topic: community outreach

Three students work on removing sutures from a plastic arm
Campus News | July 15, 2021
UNLV's Nurse Camp lets local high schoolers get hands on with the job and learn from current students what an education in nursing has to offer.
A person receives a vaccination shot in the shoulder
Campus News | April 23, 2021
More than 100,000 vaccinations have been given so far.
woman presenting
Campus News | April 21, 2021
Community-Based Research 2021 Award recipient Patrice Leverett’s research equips teachers with skills to address discipline in ways that mitigate bias.
woman with Black Labrador wearing service animal vest
Campus News | April 21, 2021
Student Service 2021 Award recipient Ayla Gelsinger helps those recovering from PTSD through her work with Silver State Service Dogs.
man posing
Campus News | April 21, 2021
Faculty/Staff Service 2021 Award recipient John Starkey “made all the difference” for Junior Achievement of Southern Nevada as they sought to promote volunteerism and spread the word.
woman posing with two physical therapists working behind her
Campus News | April 21, 2021
Service-Learning Award recipient Jennifer Nash partners with community agency to provide opportunities for students while addressing fall risks for older adults.
nurse administers shot to woman
Campus News | February 23, 2021
From Medicine to Nursing to Public Health, UNLV students are front-and-center in COVID-19 inoculation effort.
woman in suit tossing softball
People | December 2, 2020
Through community outreach, UNLV's Becky Pugh helps high school students better understand their path to college.
Students point at artwork
Business and Community | July 28, 2020
Grant trains UNLV students to teach science concepts to more than 4,000 local elementary students.
building rendering
Campus News | June 3, 2020
Recently released artist's renderings show plans for the building that is scheduled to be under construction in February 2021.
warmline logo
Business and Community | May 29, 2020
The partnership is designed to help health care workers deal with stress resulting from the pandemic.
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.