News: School of Life Sciences

portrait of woman
People | May 23, 2019
This professor was inspired by a mentor while in college and now tries to do the same for UNLV students.
UNLV student in cap and gown waves to crowd during commencement
Campus News | May 20, 2019
More than 3,000 newly minted UNLV Grads cross the Thomas & Mack Center stage during Spring 2019 Commencement.
Decorated UNLV mortarboard with students in background
People | May 15, 2019
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Sophia Quinton working at her computer.
Research | May 1, 2019
This Research & Creative Honors Program participant found her research mission early in life and has been pursuing it ever since.
Kayce Singer working in a science lab.
Research | May 1, 2019
Hands-on experience to complement classroom learning helped this Research & Creative Honors Program participant understand — and love — biology even more.
man at podium
People | April 24, 2019
Dr. Constantine George says taking a page from the state’s leading industry would benefit the medical industry.
Research | April 16, 2019
UNLV’s Research & Creative Honors Program provides undergraduates with unique opportunities that prepare them for graduate studies.
four portraits of women
Research | April 9, 2019
Four students on the chances they’ve taken, the confidence they’ve gained, and the dreams they continue to chase.
woman working on wax model of skull
Campus News | March 26, 2019
UNLV dental students build up models rather than dissect cadavers to learn the physical landmarks of the jaw.
A portrait of doctoral student Michael Issacs
People | February 14, 2019
Ph.D. student Michael Isaacs goes back to the basics to helping people with disabilities walk.
UNLV graduate in cap and gown in crowd
Campus News | December 31, 2018
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV students and faculty who made the news in 2018.
UNLV students at commencement
Campus News | December 14, 2018
UNLV president Marta Meana will highlight exceptional graduating students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the Winter 2018 graduating class.