News: College of Sciences

Campus News | July 9, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance and improvement at UNLV.
A woman stands in the forest
People | June 18, 2021
Family COVID diagnoses didn't slow Genesis Krisel Leon's determination to help those underserved in medicine.
Campus News | June 8, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting celebration, health, and progress at UNLV.
Campus scenery of the courtyard outside of F-D-H building
People | June 3, 2021
Synakowski, currently the vice president for research and economic development at the University of Wyoming, will join UNLV Aug. 30.
Art Gelis, Associate Professor, Director, Radiochemistry Program working with lab equipment.
People | May 24, 2021
As director of UNLV's radiochemistry program, Art Gelis enjoys mentoring doctoral students.
man posing with photo of earth and moon from space as backdrop
People | May 12, 2021
At UNLV, astronomy Ph.D. graduate Jeremy Smallwood racks up scientific publications rather than stressing about individual grades.
A man leans against a building
People | May 12, 2021
Graduate Michael Schwob, recipient of the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship, began racking up accomplishments by connecting with his instructors.
Graduates seated in red caps and gown during a previous UNLV commencement
People | May 10, 2021
An enduring commencement tradition continues this spring as UNLV president honors seven outstanding students who exemplify the academic, research, and community impact of the graduating class.
woman posing
People | May 4, 2021
Jackie Phan reflects on her many years at UNLV and what inspires her as she pursues her Ph.D. in biochemistry.
vice president kamala harris watches unlv student administer COVID vaccine to another local college student
Campus News | April 14, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting health, recovery, and celebration at UNLV.
Close-up of Lisa Danielson with her head thrown back, laughing.
People | March 31, 2021
UNLV alumna shoots for the stars and lands at NASA and Los Alamos.
Campus News | March 11, 2021
A collection of news stories highlighting the experts and events at UNLV.