In The News: Office of Community Engagement

Eagle News
September 28, 2016

A unique “interactive watch party” of the first televised presidential debate in the United States was held at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas.

Associated Press
September 19, 2016

The Mount Charleston blue butterfly is still incredibly rare, but researchers are seeing more of them in more places than they have in decades.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 19, 2016

A man with Alzheimer’s disease makes breakfast but forgets a pan on the stove, causing a small fire.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 19, 2016

With enough determination, UNLV will soon find its place among the nation’s higher education elites, President Len Jessup told an auditorium packed with hundreds of professors and students Thursday afternoon.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
September 14, 2016

UNLV will host the last Presidential debate on Wednesday, Oct. 19. Today, we're chatting "Presidential Debate 101" and the lead-up to it. See what UNLV is offering the community to get involved!

Las Vegas Sun
September 14, 2016

Tony Sanchez didn’t know anything about the Fertitta family the first time he spoke to brothers Frank and Lorenzo, who recently sold the UFC for $4 billion. It was 2009, in between classes Sanchez was teaching at California High in San Ramon, Calif., and Sanchez was on the phone with the Fertitta brothers and a few other people discussing the football coaching job at Bishop Gorman High.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
September 7, 2016

It is never too late to learn something new, and sometimes it's required to move your career forward! "Never Stop Learning" is the mantra of UNLV's Continuing Education program, and we learn about how you can do just that!

KNPR News
September 7, 2016

The diversification of Nevada’s population and economy prompted the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce and UNLV to create an education program for professionals interested in better understanding government operations in the Silver State.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 1, 2016

Hardly a week goes by on the PGA Tour without a former UNLV golfer showing up on the leaderboard. Last week at The Barclays it was Adam Scott, Ryan Moore and Charley Hoffman each finishing in the top 13.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 16, 2016

Imagine a time in which businesses work directly with educational institutions to custom-make their employees.

KSNV-TV: News 3
August 2, 2016

On the first day of a trade tour of Australia, Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval helped UNLV sign an agreement with the University of Sydney to cooperate in gaming research.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 2, 2016

Attorneys Katelyn Leese and Alissa Cooley operate on a shoestring budget, and until recently, the future of their legal battles — affecting the lives of nearly 100 children — seemed uncertain.