News: Alumni Engagement

Rebels Give logo on red background
Business and Community | February 26, 2021
Rebels Give is a 1,957-minute fundraising drive (in honor of the date of UNLV’s founding) that encourages the community to get involved and support campus programs.
Navy Commander Stephen Col, facing camera in uniform and saluting
People | February 22, 2021
Naval commander Stephen Col leaves a legacy of transformation and growth following his time at UNLV’s Army ROTC.
Business and Community | February 16, 2021
Rebels Give - UNLV's annual day of giving - is scheduled for March 2-3.
Professor Nancy Lough standing in front of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas
People | January 4, 2021
Great places are made of great people. Here are a few who made the news in 2020.
man and woman on tv set
People | December 11, 2020
Alumna and sports journalist Cassie Soto returns to UNLV-TV's studios to co-host Tuesday's ceremonies.
man in suit
Campus News | November 5, 2020
New head of Philanthropy and Alumni Engagement understands the key role UNLV plays in expanding opportunities for the Nevadans.
A man sits on a couch with his wife and four children
People | October 6, 2020
Integrated Health Sciences Alumnus of the Year Edwin Suarez's interest in physical therapy started with an injury of his own.
A man reclines in a chair
People | September 29, 2020
Alumnus Oliver Wu now recruits UNLV students for their career ambition, can-do attitude, and ability to communicate with diverse people.
A man holds up a UNLV license plate reading "Piotr"
People | September 23, 2020
College of Engineering Alumnus of the Year Piotr Tomasik has been involved in several startups since his 2009 commencement.
Close-up photo of man standing among trees
People | September 8, 2020
This new employee in the career services office wants others across campus to join him in helping students on their career journeys.
upclose shot of man with sensors on his head
Research | August 7, 2020
Alumnus Andrew Nordin develops technique that provides clearest view yet of how the brain responds to obstacles when people are walking or running.
Portrait of Missy Arendash is the Administrative Faculty Member of the Year
People | July 16, 2020
The Administrative Faculty Member of the Year discovered her passion for planning events as a youngster working at a party supply store.