Topic: People

A woman stands on the beach
People | March 5, 2021
School of Medicine student Diane Han turns to the ER after an attentive doctor played a key role in her father's hour of need.
nurse in jacket with stethoscope in simulation center
People | March 1, 2021
Accompanying her pediatrician father on house calls helped shape nursing professor Kathleen Thimsen's career.
A group of doctors and a patient stand in front of a UNLV Medicine sign
People | February 26, 2021
Drew Robinson credits the treatment by numerous UNLV physicians for his recovery after a suicide attempt.
Two women look over paperwork
People | February 24, 2021
Oral History Research Center Director Claytee White examines redevelopment plans for neighborhood in next episode of 'We Need to Talk'
A woman in a suit leans against a stone wall
People | February 23, 2021
Creating trust among skeptics is an important part of beating back COVID-19, especially in communities of color.
Navy Commander Stephen Col, facing camera in uniform and saluting
People | February 22, 2021
Naval commander Stephen Col leaves a legacy of transformation and growth following his time at UNLV’s Army ROTC.
Kathy Stanchi teaching yoga in front of three students.
People | February 22, 2021
Professor Kathryn Stanchi balances out her day job teaching writing to law students with teaching yoga.
photo collage of black woman and medical building exterior
People | February 19, 2021
Dr. Brandi Alexander chose family medicine because it provides a range of challenges and opportunities to advocate for women of color.
Black man in suit posing in lobby
People | February 19, 2021
UNLV hospitality professor journeys through pain and shame to discover his identity.
Valinder "Val" Addison in front of palm trees and blue sky.
People | February 16, 2021
While some of us have nicknames we wish everyone would forget, Valinder Addison likes hers because her family and friends say she keeps going, and going, and going.
A bearded man with glasses
People | February 16, 2021
Public Policy professor Jayce Farmer stresses the importance of looking at how and why your local government is spending taxpayer money.
Lindsay J. Russell dressed in a red Star Trek uniform while standing on a rock formation.
People | February 8, 2021
Her love for all things sci-fi has shaped her outlook on leadership, life, and being a strong woman.