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Office of Community Engagement News

Current Community Engagement News

Beverly Rogers seated in home library
Arts and Culture | September 4, 2019

University Libraries will host a guest lecture, "Victorian Connections and the Evolution of a Book Collector," with Rogers from 5 to 7 p.m. Oct. 3 at Lied Library.

Business and Community | August 29, 2019

UNLV gaming law expert weighs in on the current landscape of legal sports wagering and what the future holds.

concert hall performance
Arts and Culture | August 28, 2019

Oscar-nominated filmmakers Sam Green and Joe Bini have teamed up with the Kronos Quartet for this wildly creative multimedia performance piece.

silhouette of young girl
Campus News | August 28, 2019

UNLV Medicine’s Mojave Counseling Youth Clinic offers assistance to some of Nevada's youngest patients.

Research | August 20, 2019

Battling the bacteria can be especially hard for resort hotels and nursing homes.

A historical photo shows the original Nevada Capitol
Business and Community | August 20, 2019

"The Sagebrush State" is an essential tome to appreciating the history, and vagaries, of governance in the state.

Community Engagement In The News

Weight Watchers Canada
September 11, 2019

The beginning of fall is a perfect time to reflect on how our year has gone so far, and how we want the last few months of it to look. Our mindset is an integral part of how we experience life, and if we’re feeling stuck in a rut or dissatisfied in any way, sometimes giving our mindset a refresh can help.

Manchestes DoDia
September 6, 2019

The President of the Tourism Commission, Representative Newton Cardoso Jr. (MDB-MG), accompanied by Representative Magda Mofato (PL-GO) and Deputy José Airton Félix Cirilo (PT-EC) are in Las Vegas, United States, on Mission Official. The delegation is in Las Vegas at the invitation of the University of Nevada - Las Vegas (UNLV) and the International Center For Gaming Regulation (ICGR).

Nevada Business
September 5, 2019

APEX Systems will join the Harry Reid Research & Technology Park. Gardner Company is proud to announce APEX Systems LLC as a new tenant for the UNLV Harry Reid Research & Technology Park. A lease was recently signed between Gardner and the technology company for a 4,588 sq. ft. space with an approximate move-in date of December 2020.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 5, 2019

School is back in session.

And for students at UNLV, that means so are the arts.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
September 5, 2019

UNLV's medical school is expected to bring over a billion dollars and thousands of jobs to the medical district by 2030.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
August 19, 2019

UNLV Researchers studied the quality of produce you can purchase at discount stores.

Recent Community Engagement Accomplishments

March 13, 2018
Kyle Kaalberg (Office of the President) and Sue DiBella (Community Engagement) are the recipients of this year's Graduate College Distinguished Service Medallion. The medallion is awarded to those who have gone above and beyond the call of duty in service to the Graduate College and its students.
July 21, 2016
Jennifer Keene and Takashi Yamashita (Sociology) recently completed the Nevada Volunteerism Research Initiative 2015 Survey Report. Nevada’s volunteer participation rate (20.7%) is one of the lowest and currently ranked 49th in the nation. The initiated team was — led by professor Jennifer Keene and assisted by professor Takashi Yamashita — ...