News: Office of Community Engagement

white bags filled with food
Business and Community | July 8, 2020
Funds will help food pantry staff purchase food, equipment, and a new online ordering system, and expand nutrition education to the community. 
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People | May 28, 2020
Professor Elena Gandía García created a service-learning class to address the need for medical interpretation services for the Lied Pediatric Clinic and served as a mentor to colleagues.
People | May 28, 2020
UNLV Spanish professor Deborah Arteaga volunteers to provide valuable medical interpretation services to under-served patients.
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Research | May 28, 2020
Physical therapy professor Szu-Ping Lee relies on patients – particularly veterans and seniors – as well as clinicians to help guide his research on ways to improve mobility after limb loss.
man surrounded by boxes of supplies
Campus News | May 28, 2020
Undergraduate Francisco Valenzuela spearheaded drives that resulted in the donation of more than 7,500 pairs of socks and underwear to The Shade Tree.
view of UNLV building with city in background
Business and Community | May 27, 2020
The university recognizes faculty and student for their work to improve the wellbeing of Southern Nevadans.
art flyer
Arts and Culture | May 13, 2020
MFA student organization to examine how experimental videos distract or react to social distancing restrictions.
woman in doctor's coat in hallway
Campus News | May 12, 2020
UNLV internist Rajany Dy says accurately forecasting who will survive COVID-19 just can’t be done.
doctor talking to patient
Business and Community | May 11, 2020
Dr. Rooman Ahad offers tips and resources for parents of children with ASD.
People | May 8, 2020
In her transdisciplinary Honors College thesis project, UNLV senior Kendahl Servino investigates how our regard for our hands can reveal far more than we might expect.
Esports arena at Luxor
Business and Community | May 5, 2020
With live sports temporarily on hold, more Americans than ever have turned to esports to fill the void. UNLV expert Robert Rippee on the phenomenon and what’s next.
Three children stare at a beaker
Business and Community | May 1, 2020
Carnegie Foundation names university among top institutions in country for community engagement.