A man working on a miniature scale version of an entertainment venue auditorium with seats encircling a stage and L.E.D. lights shining towards the center.

Entertainment Engineering and Design News

Entertainment Engineering Design is a joint effort among the College of Fine Arts and the College of Engineering. Get hands-on experience designing, building, installing, and maintaining the various facilities, equipment, and technologies used in today's entertainment industry.

Current Entertainment Engineering and Design News

Lexie Ignacio
Campus News | September 17, 2020

First-generation entertainment engineering and design major embraces the Las Vegas experience.

woman seated in art gallery
Arts and Culture | April 15, 2020

Each weekly episode focuses on a different art theme.

Two students work on a mechanical apparatus
Research | December 3, 2019

Collaboration, confidence-building, and cash prizes are hallmark of product prototype showcase.

A man and a woman stand on a balcony looking down.
People | November 19, 2019

Fellowship recipients getting to the heart of bioengineering

Red event program for Senior Design Competition with electrical device in background
Business and Community | May 8, 2019

Nearly 40 student-created engineering projects provide technological solutions to real-world problems; prototypes on display May 9 at Thomas & Mack Center.

build exterior at night
Arts and Culture | March 11, 2019

Founded in 2003, the hall honors people who have made significant contributions to the visual arts, performing arts, or architecture.

Entertainment Engineering and Design In The News

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
October 24, 2018

Hundreds of UNLV engineering students have a chance to launch their careers with a job fair featuring 90 companies Thursday.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
October 16, 2015

Talk about a fun day at school. More than 800 Clark County students got to learn about the construction industry.

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Recent Entertainment Engineering and Design Accomplishments

March 5, 2019
Dallas Leong (Accounting), Emi Leong (Entertainment Engineering and Design), and Matthew Dobbs (Journalism and Media Studies) will be traveling to Dallas this week with the UNLV Bowling Club for the sectional bowling competition. Dallas Leong, a senior, now is ranked #2 in the nation by the United States Bowling Congress. Emi Leong, a junior, is...
January 18, 2019
Numerous UNLV Students won awards at the Media Innovation Hackathon sponsored by the Beasley Media Group in collaboration with UNLV at the Consumer Electronics Show earlier this month. Student teams aimed to generate potential commercial products. Winners include: First Place: Converting Radio Waves to Energy. Matias Allieti (Mechanical...
March 14, 2018
Jennifer Grim (Music) and Michael Genova (Entertainment Engineering & Design) recently received the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the College of Fine Arts.
June 20, 2017
Forty undergraduates recently were awarded scholarships through the office of undergraduate research's summer undergraduate research funding (OUR SURF) program. These scholarships support undergraduate research, scholarship, entrepreneurial, performance, or visual art projects in the summer months. A total of $39,000 in funding was contributed by...
June 1, 2013
Jonathan Deans (Theatre) recently was nominated for a Tony Award for his sound design for Pippin on Broadway.