In The News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

Las Vegas Business Press
April 27, 2021

A team of students and faculty from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas competed against eight other international university teams during a Solar Decathlon Build Challenge from April 16-18.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
April 26, 2021

Student activities on the University of Nevada, Las Vegas campus are slowly returning to normal after a year consumed by the pandemic.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 26, 2021

A team of students and faculty from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas competed against eight other international university teams during a Solar Decathlon Build Challenge from April 16-18. The UNLV team placed third in the contest, that was sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Fast Company
April 20, 2021

The winners of the 2021 Solar Decathlon Build Challenge show how to build energy-efficient housing in extreme climates—the kinds of conditions climate change will only make more prevalent.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 20, 2021

A UNLV team took third place in a U.S. Department of Energy challenge to design and build a home powered by solar energy.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
April 19, 2021

The UNLV team took home third place in the Solar Decathalon, the US Secretary of Energy announced on April 18 during a virtual ceremony.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
April 19, 2021

UNLV Solar Decathlon team to learn results of international competition as they came in 3rd place.

KNPR News
April 19, 2021

Las Vegas City Council voted last week to explore the idea of a multibillion-dollar, 19-mile mass-transit system that a private company wants to develop for Charleston Boulevard.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
February 25, 2021

A proposed solar project in Southern Nevada’s Moapa Valley would be the state’s largest if built, but opponents are saying, “not in my backyard.”

Princeton University
February 18, 2021

In research that may eventually help crops survive drought, scientists at Princeton University have uncovered a key reason that mixing material called hydrogels with soil has sometimes proven disappointing for farmers.

DVIDs
February 1, 2021

Spc. Jimmy Payton escaped the termoil of violence and drugs found in Chicago’s gang infested Southside, and now prepares to compete as a bodybuilder at the national level while continuing to serve with the Nevada Army National Guard.

New Scientist
January 22, 2021

An artificial intelligence that can grade the skill of a pianist with near-human accuracy could be used in online music tutoring.