News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

closeup of robot
Research | December 1, 2015
The creations of Paul Oh, technologist and visionary, are in the vanguard of a robotics revolution.
Six portraits
People | November 4, 2015
Our Alumni of the Year tell us what they learned when facing a roomful of corporate lawyers, during a big interview, and amidst the chaos of stock traders.
Josefina Ly
People | October 26, 2015
The Engineering College admissions counselor is inspired by the beneficial experiences her mother provided her and her siblings despite a limited income.
UNLV President Len Jessup, left, and Tesla Motors Vice President for Business Development Diarmuid O’Connell shake hands
Research | October 7, 2015
Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval joins leadership from Tesla, UNLV at university event Oct.7 to mark research collaboration.
Kwang Kim in research lab
Research | September 29, 2015
UNLV engineering professors team with researchers from Korea, Japan as part of grant-funded National Science Foundation international research program.
Closeup of construction equipment
Campus News | September 28, 2015
More than 800 high school students will attend event, tour campus, and visit engineering laboratories.
Joel Trubatch works with Metal Rebel
Campus News | September 23, 2015
UNLV's humanoid robot, designed to save lives in disasters, will showcase a distinctly different talent at the annual art and music festival this weekend.
Metal Rebel behind the wheel of Local Motors' 3D-printed LOCO vehicle
Research | September 8, 2015
Automotive education partnership will help drive the next generation of vehicle technology.
Rehan Choudhry speaks during UNLV Creates
Campus News | August 24, 2015
Annual welcome event features TED-like motivational talks that inspire incoming students to make the most of their college experience.
Students participate in a motion capture exercise
Campus News | June 25, 2015
UNLV hosts three-day college bound program for high-achieving Las Vegas students.
Erica Marti fills tube with liquid while wearing protective goggles
People | June 19, 2015
Erica Marti, environmental engineering student, will travel to Germany this month to meet the world’s greatest minds in medicine, physics and chemistry.
Metal Rebel
Campus News | June 2, 2015
UNLV’s robotics team goes up against the likes of MIT, NASA, and Lockheed Martin in international competition this week. The humanoid robot, dubbed "Metal Rebel," must navigate a disaster simulation course.