In The News: Office of Community Engagement

Las Vegas Newswire
March 4, 2019

Can we think outside the (takeout) box?

Hermann Herald
March 4, 2019

Martin Schiller is the founder of Heligenics and executive director of UNLV‘s Nevada Institute of Personalized Medicine.

Las Vegas Weekly
February 28, 2019

When Marcus Civin decided to move from Maryland to Las Vegas to start his new role as Department Chair of UNLV’s art department, it was the diversity of the university that caught his attention.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 26, 2019

Nevada needs more nurses, and with the help of a $900,000 grant from the Governor's Office of Economic Development, UNLV's School of Nursing hopes to meet that demand.

Drug News
February 25, 2019

A UNLV sociologist has said that technology overload is harming our physical, mental, and social health.

New York Post
February 25, 2019

A new study found that the quality of produce at dollar-discount stores is just as good as grocery found at traditional supermarkets.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 25, 2019

UNLV’s College of Engineering hosted 120 students from 48 local schools for “Introduce a Kid to Engineering Day” Saturday, Feb. 23.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 21, 2019

Democrat Jacky Rosen stopped by the Las Vegas Readiness Center today, Feb. 20, one of the home bases for our National Guard, to take a look around and to talk about veterans getting jobs.

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 21, 2019

Unlike a torn ACL or a broken arm, mental health isn’t so evident, and a stigma can remain that an athlete who seeks help is admitting weakness.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
February 20, 2019

It's that time of year where high school students explore options for college and Friday UNLV welcomed hundreds of African American students to find out if they'd like UNLV to become their future home.
It's called African American Scholars Day and all 200 high-achieving African American students are juniors from six local high schools.

The Nevada Independent
February 20, 2019

A program that started in Las Vegas a little more than three decades ago continues to pursue its goal: Ensure the valley’s highest achieving high schoolers attend college in Nevada, get a top-flight education and don’t take their talents elsewhere.
It’s called the UNLV Honors College, and new enrollment has tripled in the past six years.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 20, 2019

Skye Dunfied is a 23-year-old junior at UNLV who is majoring in criminal justice and carrying a 3.9 GPA. Skye isn't your average student, however. She’s been legally blind since she was born.
She has a seeing eye dog named Cindi. Without Cindi, Skye's college experience would be more difficult.