News: Alumni Engagement

Business and Community | April 14, 2022

Public is invited to volunteer for Sleep in Heavenly Peace on April 30 at Thomas & Mack Center; goal of 100 beds in one day would set local organization’s record. 

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People | October 28, 2021

Former UNLV quarterback talks about life after ESPN and how an injury as a Rebel put him on the path to sportscasting.

Guy Fieri stands outside Lied Library
People | October 20, 2021

Fred C. Albrecht Outstanding Alumnus of the Year Guy Fieri, Food Network icon and champion of several major charitable causes, talks about his journey to UNLV and well beyond.

A woman in judge's robes walks through the stacks of a law library
People | October 19, 2021

Silver State Award winner Miriam Shearing doesn't consider herself a trailblazer, but she has been a pioneer in state law and an important philanthropist for UNLV.

A man looks over his shoulders as he walks up a set of stairs
People | October 15, 2021

Patrick T. Smith Achievement in Service Award Paul Chaffee helped revive UNLV's Real Estate Club, and has been an integral part of the Lied Center for Real Estate, working extensively to show the next generation of real estate agents the right way to do business.

career fair booth
Campus News | October 14, 2021

Alumni volunteers encouraged to give back by helping students develop their professional skills.

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People | October 13, 2021

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs Alumna of the Year Caitlin Saladino helps provide significant insights into the Mountain West for researchers, policymakers, and the public alike.

A man sits on a hill near a stream
People | October 12, 2021

Volunteerism was an essential part of College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Zane Marshall's career path.

A man stands in front of a wall that reads "School of Public health"
People | October 8, 2021

School of Public Health Alumnus of the Year Brian Labus was instrumental in Nevada's fight against COVID-19, serving on the governor's task force and leading a small army of contact tracers.

A woman holds a portrait outside a hospital
People | October 6, 2021

Former Army medic Gregory Peistrup, the School of Nursing Alumnus of the Year, died after testing positive for disease in September 2020.

A man sits in a chair holding a menu
People | September 29, 2021

College of Liberal Arts Alumnus of the Year Josh Molina draws on his UNLV psych background in his role as a restaurateur.

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People | September 8, 2021

UNLV School of Dental Medicine names Drs. Jesse Falk and Michael Moody its Alumni of the Year.