News: School of Life Sciences

A man sits on a hill near a stream
People | October 12, 2021
Volunteerism was an essential part of College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Zane Marshall's career path.
two doctors in scrubs around dental chair
People | September 8, 2021
UNLV School of Dental Medicine names Drs. Jesse Falk and Michael Moody its Alumni of the Year.
A woman stands in front of Machu Picchu
People | July 16, 2021
Artist Danielle Eames turns to medical school at age 32.
People | July 13, 2021
UNLV Alumni Association affinity club helps develop networks between students and alumni and build bridges for career development.
A woman stands in the forest
People | June 18, 2021
Family COVID diagnoses didn't slow Genesis Krisel Leon's determination to help those underserved in medicine.
Graduates seated in red caps and gown during a previous UNLV commencement
People | May 10, 2021
An enduring commencement tradition continues this spring as UNLV president honors seven outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
medical worker in full protective suit making "LV" sign with hands
Business and Community | December 31, 2020
As the pandemic tightened its grip on Nevada, the nation, and the world, UNLV responded in ways big and small. Members of the media also turned to UNLV's faculty experts for answers.
Professor Ashkan Salamat in his lab at UNLV
Research | December 29, 2020
A yearlong collection of UNLV faculty making the news for their discoveries and contributions to the community.
Campus News | December 10, 2020
A collection of news stories highlighting the election, COVID-19, and scientific discovery at UNLV.
Research | November 13, 2020
UNLV students share their stories in a thought-provoking Brookings podcast series exploring immigration in the U.S.
solider in fatigues
People | November 11, 2020
Johnathan Scott says his time in the Army taught him that as long as you keep fighting, there's nothing you can't achieve.
Campus News | September 15, 2020
UNLV takes on another school semester with precaution and discovery.