News: Alumni Engagement

football players look up at fireworks display
Campus News | December 2, 2019
A collection of local, national, and international news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Audrey James rides in the first car in the Homecoming Parade.
People | November 15, 2019
Audrey James was one of the few African Americans in UNLV's earliest classes. Today, the centenarian is still spreading the message that education is a priority.
A man in a gray jacket stands in front of UNLV memorabilia
People | November 14, 2019
Achievement in Service Award winner Ken Bahl has been a key figure in UNLV's Alumni Association.
Rebel mascot dancing in front of "Rebel Homecoming" sign
Campus News | November 8, 2019
KUNV Radio’s 57-song playlist will have you singing along
A student pumps a fist in celebration.
Campus News | November 5, 2019
Online giving campaigns, like the upcoming Rebels Give campaign, play up the competition to drive participation.
Mayan sculpture on display
Research | July 11, 2019
UNLV archaeologists Arlen and Diane Chase spoke with Salt Lake City alums as the Alumni Association launches its new Rebels Forever membership structure.
person with glasses looking into distance with Rebels Forever logo
Business and Community | July 1, 2019
All 120,000-plus UNLV graduates now members of the alumni association for life at no cost.
A man in a UNLV basketball jersey leans on a gold-colored Oldsmobile.
People | June 5, 2019
Francisco Franco used to commute to school in a stock Oldsmobile in the late 1990s. When he was invited last year to bring the same car — now a custom lowrider — back for an art exhibit, it was a full-circle moment for the UNLV alumnus.
man in wheelchair receiving honorary jersey
People | March 15, 2019
Bruce Layne spent decades attending, teaching, and advocating for his alma mater. Now he's memorialized by Rebel baseball.
Person holding UNLV fan license plate
UNLV History | January 7, 2019
The Alumni Association is driving school spirit and fundraising through UNLV license plates. Here's how the association led the way with the state's first specialty license plate.
Two students are debating with one another.
Campus News | December 27, 2018
Student achievements including competition wins, a world record, and new innovations splashed local and national news headlines in 2018.
A collage of photos. One photo shows four students looking at a robot while a professor explains its design. Another photo shows hundreds of attendees at a golf course event.
Campus News | November 9, 2018
Students from mechanical engineering team up with UNLV debate. Bonus: An inside look at the Shriners Open and special guests.