News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

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Campus News | September 11, 2018
How fusing technology and fine arts is helping students build new creations and careers at top studios like Pixar.
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People | September 4, 2018
From UNLV Magazine fall 2018 issue
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People | September 4, 2018
Solar power is the future of energy, and this undergraduate engineering student is working on the future of solar cells.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | September 3, 2018
That pain in your neck may be from your tablet device, how librarians help keep students in school, a research course that has undergrads digging up viruses, and more.
Kwang Kim and his mentees.
Research | September 1, 2018
UNLV engineer Kwang Kim was one of 155 academic inventors to be named a 2017 National Academy of Inventors (NAI) Fellow.
A girl donates money to a box featuring a glowing ichthyosaur
Business and Community | August 9, 2018
Nevada State Museum's new donation box, designed by UNLV students, features a fearsome fish from long ago.
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Business and Community | July 23, 2018
The three organizations will collaborate to research and develop new autonomous transportation solutions for Southern Nevada.
A collage of images showing a snapshot of Hailey posing with a UNLV alumna as well as a close-up shot of a blue 3D printed hand held by a student in a red UNLV Engineering t-shirt.
Campus News | July 20, 2018
Hailey Dawson and her family have visited 22 ballparks (and counting) on her journey to throw out the first pitch for every MLB team.
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UNLV History | June 14, 2018
Learn more about the namesake of UNLV’s basketball practice center and engineering programs for undergraduates.
Two students practice swordfighting
Campus News | June 14, 2018
From magic and witchcraft to building robots using Legos, these wild courses can put swordfighters in training and future presidents ready to deal with environmental catastrophe.
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Research | June 6, 2018
Thirty-eight faculty will receive a combined $332,270 in seed funding for their research, scholarship, and creative activity.
Portrait Eakalak Khan
People | May 14, 2018
A firm believer in perseverance, this engineering professor hopes to contribute to Nevada’s water conservation efforts.