News: School of Life Sciences

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.
camera operator with reporters
Campus News | November 30, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.