News: Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering

esports arena competition
Campus News | May 1, 2018
Esport championship, an Oprah Moment, and a (somewhat) daring neurologist — News from around campus
Engineering students use a laptop and tools to fix two box-like robots
Campus News | April 27, 2018
Rebel Robotics team wins out over more than a dozen schools in American Society of Mechanical Engineers competition; takes on world next.
two men holding old photos
UNLV History | April 24, 2018
The 25-year-old triumph of two UNLV engineering professors and their quest to build the world’s largest flying disc.
woman behind computer terminal
People | April 18, 2018
Professor Fatma Nasoz earns 2018 Faculty/Staff Community Outreach Award for program providing computer coding opportunities to underserved female students.
Maxim Sonsa, electrical engineering, working on his senior project, a toaster that also butters toast.
Campus News | April 16, 2018
Projects include a portable wind turbine for easy power generation following natural disaster, a mobile app that helps shelter animals find families, and a hands-free thermal imaging camera for first responders.
young women looking at solar components
Campus News | April 10, 2018
The student-led Scientista Foundation chapter is working to close the gender gap in professional STEM fields.
Portrait of Mechanical Engineering Professor Kwang J. Kim, Ph.D.
People | April 10, 2018
Kwang Kim, a 2018 Distinguished Professor, work in biomedical engineering is inspiring a new generation of researchers.
Campus skyline
Campus News | March 27, 2018
Awards recognize those on campus who demonstrate a commitment to community partnership
Business and Community | March 15, 2018
March 31 game marks 8-year-old Las Vegas girl Hailey Dawson's first Major League Baseball park pitch in 2018 using her UNLV 3D-printed hand.
Two photos showing esports co-founder Milo Ocampo raising the championship trophy above his head surrounded by teammates as well as a stage with six computers on each side battling it out in League of Legends.
Campus News | March 12, 2018
At the inaugural Mountain West Esports Showdown, UNLV’s 8-bit esports team made history by winning the championship.
Portrait of woman in esports jersey
People | March 7, 2018
8-bit Esports member Yzzi Ocampo on the challenges female gamers face and the community she found on UNLV's campus.
man in front of gaming screen
People | March 7, 2018
The computer science major on taking a nonconventional career path and coaching UNLV's Overwatch team to esports success.