News: Graduate College

man posing near video cameras
Research | December 4, 2019
Graduate student Wenrong Wang harnesses his gaming knowledge to lead an interdisciplinary study on the use of facial recognition.
A man and a woman stand on a balcony looking down.
People | November 19, 2019
Fellowship recipients getting to the heart of bioengineering
Audrey James rides in the first car in the Homecoming Parade.
People | November 15, 2019
Audrey James was one of the few African Americans in UNLV's earliest classes. Today, the centenarian is still spreading the message that education is a priority.
A man in a suit stands on a balcony overlooking the desert
People | November 13, 2019
A trip back to UNLV to earn an MBA led Lee School of Business Alumnus of the Year Kevin Orrock to the heights of The Howard Hughes Corporation.
Police Services Assistant Chief Tod Miller poses in front of his cruiser on UNLV's campus.
People | November 12, 2019
UNLV’s new assistant police chief discusses his time in the Marine Corps, his 25-year public safety career, and the winter “anthrax” he endured in Northern Nevada.
A woman in a flower print shirt stands in front of a row of computers
People | November 8, 2019
Honors College Alumna of the Year and faculty member Noelle Lefforge is a four-time alumna of the university.
A woman sits at a desk in a dark room
Campus News | November 7, 2019
MGM College Opportunity Program at UNLV offers a flexible and affordable way for the company's employees to complete their degrees.
A hand holds the lid to a petri dish while a dropper samples a liquid from it.
People | November 1, 2019
College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Travis Huxman: Being a Rebel means having the courage to take a seat at any table.
A woman wearing purple glasses smiles
People | October 30, 2019
School of Public Health Alumna of the Year Tracy Donnelly, noted for her work on a study about lead levels in candy, is currently helping Canada's indigenous population get access to higher education.
A chef raises a cleaver to chop and onion and broccoli.
People | October 30, 2019
These faculty members aren't just accomplished in their academic fields. They all have one thing in common: success in the hobbies they're passionate about.
A man walks through weeds
Research | October 29, 2019
UNLV’s reintroduction effort keeps leopard frog species off the endangered list.
a close-up of someone lifting weights
Research | October 24, 2019
UNLV researchers monitored the motion of the thoracic spine, lumbar spine, and knee as part of the testing process.