News: College of Education

UNLV grad Dorothy Bokelmann smiles for the camera.
UNLV History | October 4, 2017
In 1967, Dorothy Bokelmann became the first UNLV graduate student to receive a degree.
Students wait to receive their diplomas
UNLV History | October 4, 2017
Walter Ashcraft took a chance on UNLV Graduate College, and it paid off in 1967 with a new career in education and a new direction in life.
children at a science presentation
Business and Community | September 26, 2017
As the rest of the country becomes as diverse as Las Vegas, UNLV is creating better-than-best practices for our next generation of kids.
Sean Mulvenon
People | September 25, 2017
This new associate dean in the College of Education says that working a variety of jobs has taught him to respect all occupations.
Kendra Patterson is studying abroad in China this semester with support from a scholarship.
Campus News | September 6, 2017
Learn from UNLV students who just landed prestigious scholarships to study in Asia, Central America, and Europe.
A speaker on stage
Campus News | August 22, 2017
The featured speakers from UNLV Creates share their wishes for this fall's incoming students.
UNLV Office of Undergraduate Research's Becky Boulton, Nicole Thomas, and Liam Frink.
Research | July 7, 2017
The UNLV Office of Undergraduate Research’s new program immerses local high school students in the opportunities research at UNLV has to offer.
Children participate in Rebel Girls dance camp
Campus News | June 9, 2017
With a variety of university-sponsored camps taking place both on and off campus, UNLV is anything but quiet this summer
President Len Jessup speaks next to Hannah Kelley
Campus News | June 1, 2017
Three UNLV students win coveted nationally competitive grants to study, research, and teach abroad.
Marissa Nichols in cap and gown
Campus News | May 11, 2017
Commencement speaker Marissa Nichols embraces the anxiety of public speaking as she accepts her doctoral degree.
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.
Closeup of books
Research | May 3, 2017
From professional reasons to personal connections, faculty across campus share why they’re fond of certain works they penned.