In The News: Office of Community Engagement

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 8, 2018

Two weeks before classes commenced at his new high school, Matthew Gomez found himself in the vice principal’s office.

Las Vegas Weekly
February 8, 2018

A swimming pool fenced against an expanse of empty desert; an aerial view of seemingly infinite suburbia; a flooded wash; black ribbons of highway on-ramps. This is the Las Vegas—both mundane and exquisite, yet always monumental in its mastery of hostile land—local photographer Aaron Mayes is recording for posterity.

Los Angeles Times
February 7, 2018

Nick Hornby, John Hodgman and Meg Wolitzer will be among the writers featured at the second Believer Festival in Las Vegas.

Nevada Business
February 7, 2018

Fiduciary, fee-only advisors from around the country today volunteered free financial advice to Las Vegas Tragedy survivors and victims’ families.

KSNV-TV: News 3
February 6, 2018

At seven years old, first grader Malakai Hurd already knows once you get past the baby teeth -- you have one shot to get it right.

Casino.org
December 22, 2017

Las Vegas is no stranger to security issues, and the city is certainly on heightened alert following the October 1 mass shooting that left 58 people dead and over 500 others injured.

Cision
December 22, 2017

Absolute Dental has committed to a $100,000 donation and voluntary clinical time over the next five years to the UNLV Absolute Dental Saturday Morning Children's Clinic. This donation and long-term partnership will help improve access to quality dental care to underserved children in the Las Vegas community.

Vox
December 22, 2017

Positive train control wasn’t activated on this stretch of the route.

Vegas Seven
December 22, 2017

The year has been divisive enough already. Here's how to make it out of a family function unscathed.

Sesi Magazine
December 20, 2017

Most moments of clarity seemingly come out of nowhere, when you least expect them — in the shower, on a walk, or even during a long car ride. For University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) senior, Amber Turner, her moment of clarity came during her sophomore year of college after pulling an eight-hour shift at McDonald’s.

Las Vegas Review Journal
December 4, 2017

UNLV’s School of Medicine received a $234,443 state public safety grant to examine traffic-related injuries and deaths in Nevada, university officials said Wednesday.

Las Vegas Sun
December 4, 2017

In El Salvador, a 9-year-old girl lived with her great-grandmother. Although gang violence flooded the streets in her home country, she felt protected by the woman.