Topic: People

woman hugging a student around a crowd
People | July 21, 2020
Diana Bennett, who assumed new role in May, says leadership starts with listening.
Adam Paul trying to eat a microphone.
People | July 20, 2020
The director-writer-actor, known for his "Naked Guy" role on TV, takes a queue from Orson Welles to launch podcast series with UNLV students.
Portrait of Missy Arendash is the Administrative Faculty Member of the Year
People | July 16, 2020
The Administrative Faculty Member of the Year discovered her passion for planning events as a youngster working at a party supply store.
Gastroparesis illustration. Text: Loss of muscles to move food through the digestive. Damages vagus nerves. Food stays in the stomach too long (bezoars). Closed sphincter. Delayed gastric emptying.
People | July 15, 2020
A two-hour procedure performed by Dr. Annabel Barber of the UNLV School of Medicine dramatically improved patient Joan Anderson’s life.
A portrait of Joseph Regalia.
People | July 13, 2020
While the law professor misses being on campus, remote teaching is allowing him to plow further into his passion for technology.
People | July 9, 2020
Determination and a crucial letter from a Nursing faculty member allowed Alyssa Macleod to get back into the country just in time for her clinical classes.
People | July 8, 2020
Toyokazu “Chris” Endo plans to feed his appetite for service by becoming a cardiothoracic surgeon.
man in child's bedroom with two kids dancing behind him
People | July 7, 2020
Remote orientation keeps energy and enthusiasm up among new students through the pandemic.
Brittany Boehm holding football in Fertita Football Complex lobby.
People | July 6, 2020
This former student-athlete parlayed her passion for athletics into a job as UNLV's director of football operations.
People | July 1, 2020
Dr. Mayra Jones-Betancourt takes seriously her role as the Latino Medical Student Faculty Advisor at the medical school.
Marcia Ditmyer working at a computer.
People | June 29, 2020
The Dental School administrator says she has found dealing with the pandemic even more challenging than her former work as an undercover police officer.
A sign reading "No shirt. No shoes. No mask. No service."
People | June 26, 2020
Public health professor makes the blunt case for widespread mask usage in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic.