News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

Students use a surveying instrument during a class on UNLV's campus
Research | November 5, 2020
Five-year project supported by a $2.5 million National Science Foundation grant.
rendering of proposed building
Campus News | November 4, 2020
College of Engineering expansion, on hold due to coronavirus-induced budget shortfalls, has a lifeline in February's meeting of the state legislature.
Three men crowd around a computer
Business and Community | October 27, 2020
$1 million awarded to companies innovating solutions to challenges facing hospitality industry in UNLV-hosted competition.
group of children in front of wooden structure
Campus News | October 23, 2020
While navigating the challenges of a global pandemic, UNLV’s Engineers Without Borders student chapter is building a better world through philanthropy.
portrait of rebecca paulson standing in front of a blooming plant
People | October 16, 2020
From student worker to full-time employee, Rebecca Paulson says stepping out of her comfort zone has led her forward.
Haroon Stephen stands in front of the Engineering Complex.
People | September 28, 2020
An early adopter of online teaching, this professor understands that technology is both a curse and a blessing.
A man holds up a UNLV license plate reading "Piotr"
People | September 23, 2020
College of Engineering Alumnus of the Year Piotr Tomasik has been involved in several startups since his 2009 commencement.
Lexie Ignacio
Campus News | September 17, 2020
First-generation entertainment engineering and design major embraces the Las Vegas experience.
two people working on an engine
Campus News | September 16, 2020
Team climbs to new heights in standings at Baja SAE competition in a year where the rubber never met the road.
UNLV mechanical engineering student Alexandrea Washington poses for a portrait in the Engineering Building courtyard
Campus News | August 12, 2020
Alexandrea Washington to create soft robotic platform capable of traversing extraterrestrial terrains.
A man stands in front of Greenspun Hall with his arms folded
Campus News | August 6, 2020
As shutdowns threatened internships, various programs and employers have found creative workarounds for students to gain crucial workplace experience.
The exterior of the Thomas T. Beam Engineering Complex
Campus News | July 17, 2020
Donations aimed at pandemic relief, and longer-term endowments, create stability in an increasingly economically unstable environment.