Topic: People

A woman speaks with her classmates
People | April 30, 2021
Cancer delayed Addy Guida’s medical education. Now she says the experience will help make her a better doctor.
portrait of woman
People | April 30, 2021
A strong proponent for women, Heather Cassella says she wants women to feel safe sharing their lives and experiences.
A group of students stand on a stage.
People | April 28, 2021
Through the uncertainty of accreditation, the charter class gambled on a fledgling medical school — and then faced a mass shooting and catastrophic pandemic. For UNLV’s first medical school graduates, the risk pays off.
Renee Rivera-Ghelfi smiling while working at her computer.
People | April 26, 2021
The alumni engagement events coordinator makes the plans to make people happy.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | April 22, 2021
From UNLV Magazine's spring 2021 issue.
People | April 19, 2021
UNLV's assistant director of emergency management has helped lead UNLV through a yearlong (and counting) crisis.
A young couple stands in front of a stage
People | April 16, 2021
Cory Colombini and Sabrina Novenschi will continue their education in Southern Nevada after graduating next month as part of the charter class of the UNLV School of Medicine.
Portrait of Professor David James, Civil and Environmental Engineering
People | April 12, 2021
Longtime civil engineering faculty member David James takes a look back at how UNLV and Southern Nevada have changed over the last 30 years
A bride stands amidst her wedding party
People | April 9, 2021
As she prepares to graduate from the UNLV School of Medicine next month, Ashley Newell Prandecki looks back at the self-doubt that almost stopped her from pursuing her passion.
Portrait of Alexis Freudenberger master's student at the Harrah College of Hospitality
People | April 7, 2021
For as long as she can remember, Alexis Freudenberger’s life has revolved around breakfast. Now, the graduate student is learning all the tricks of the hospitality trade — and figuring out just how and where she will apply them.
Portrait of Joseph Walter
People | April 5, 2021
A son of Nebraska, Walter said he has "that goofy Midwest thing" that compels him to work every day.
A graphic illustration of Christian Cervantes
People | April 2, 2021
Student spreading the word about nursing education and training on his growing YouTube channel.