News: Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering and Construction

Red event program for Senior Design Competition with electrical device in background
Business and Community | May 8, 2019
Nearly 40 student-created engineering projects provide technological solutions to real-world problems; prototypes on display May 9 at Thomas & Mack Center.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | April 8, 2019
From UNLV Magazine spring 2019 issue.
UNLV students walking on campus sidewalk
Campus News | March 11, 2019
Thirteen UNLV programs ranked within nation’s top 100 in U.S. News & World Report’s annual list of top graduate and professional schools.
Portrait Eakalak Khan
People | May 14, 2018
A firm believer in perseverance, this engineering professor hopes to contribute to Nevada’s water conservation efforts.
A student holding his project
Business and Community | December 6, 2017
A pedestrian lighting system, a new pallet design for warehouses, a remote-controlled device that can detect IEDs, and a location-sharing app designed to encourage human interaction among more than 30 projects on display.
woman and man
People | November 22, 2017
Student-athletes reach out to local schoolchildren.
man giving presentation
Research | November 8, 2017
Meet three UNLV graduate students pursuing their passions through research and making a big impact in their fields.
Fireworks ignite during commencement
People | May 11, 2017
UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to select and highlight exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Jin Ouk Choi
People | May 8, 2017
This South Korean-born civil and environmental engineering professor has been to more U.S. cities than most Americans. In fact, it was a U.S. city that originally ignited his passion for his profession.
Erica Marti and students assembles a portable solar energy classroom kit
Campus News | March 3, 2017
Solar kits illuminates energy concepts for both teachers and high school students.
Ryan Sherman
People | October 31, 2016
Being a civil engineer definitely is a cool profession, according to Sherman. After all, sometimes you get to blow things up.
commencement ceremony
Campus News | May 12, 2016
UNLV has a commencement tradition for the president to honor a few exceptional students who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.