News: Honors College

Grad cap with UNLV logo
Campus News | June 5, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Campus News | June 4, 2018
Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.
UNLV student Kevin Ashi
People | May 16, 2018
Aspiring physician Kevin Ashi’s mission to solve global public health challenges is a path paved through life experiences, hard work, and a philosophy built on taking chances.
UNLV students in caps and gowns celebrating commencement
People | May 9, 2018
UNLV president will highlight exceptional students at commencement who embody the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
Michelle Quizon
People | May 8, 2018
Commencement speaker Michelle Quizon is searching for the right materials to help build artificial organs that could help make diabetes a thing of the past.
Portrait Michael Schwob
Research | May 3, 2018
Stepping into the world of research helped one student choose a career, make new friends, and get a head start on the future.
Portrait Hannah Patenaude
Research | April 23, 2018
Nevada undergraduate research journal offers UNLV students the opportunity to promote their research and boost their resumes.
Portrait Marta Meana
Research | April 20, 2018
Honors College Dean Marta Meana’s research dispels stereotypes surrounding women’s sexuality and changes the way doctors treat patients.
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.
Sophia Quinton
People | April 6, 2018
Undergraduate Honors College student Sophia Quinton has overcome personal adversity to win prestigious Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship.
Bryan Blankfield standing at whiteboard in front of students
People | February 20, 2018
Taking a cue from Gandalf the Grey, this new Honors College faculty-in-residence invites students to say “yes” when life offers unexpected adventures.
Myles Lum
People | December 15, 2017
Commencement speaker Myles Lum found his niche at UNLV in spreading the word to new and prospective students.