News: Alumni Engagement

Jason Smylie, standing in front of a Capriotti's
People | April 25, 2017
Jason Smylie, the Honors College Alumnus of the Year, invests in Capriotti's and ends up owning the company.
Maria Barton
People | April 25, 2017
Maria Barton, the Allied Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, finds the payoff in helping others.
Holly Lyman
People | April 25, 2017
Holly Lyman, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.
Tim Bavington poses in his studio
People | April 25, 2017
Fine Arts Alumnus of the Year Tim Bavington on representing the Las Vegas art scene.
Theodore Garland Jr.
People | April 25, 2017
College of Sciences Alumnus of the Year Theodore Garland has taught across the globe.
Daron Dorsey
People | April 25, 2017
Former golf team member Daron Dorsey named the Boyd School of Law Alumnus of the Year.
Kathy (Clark) Dyke
People | April 25, 2017
Las Vegas set the stage for the career of Kathy Dyke, the Hotel Administration Alumna of the Year.
Lisa Danielson overlooks the lobby of the Beam Engineering building
People | April 25, 2017
The career of Lisa Danielson, the Graduate College Alumna of the Year, took off like a rocket after UNLV.
Tina Kunzer-Murphy
People | April 25, 2017
Tina Kunzer-Murphy, the College of Education's Alumna of the Year, rose from being a student-athlete to leading all of them.
Dr. Cody Hughes
People | April 25, 2017
Dr. Cody Hughes, the School of Dental Medicine's Alumnus of the Year, returns to serve its pediatric program.
Suresh Vishnubhatla
People | April 25, 2017
College of Engineering Alumnus of the Year Suresh Vishnubhatla crosses continents to find his academic home.
Chip Johnson
People | April 20, 2017
When the real estate market took its toll on Chip Johnson, the 2017 Alumnus of the Year leaned on the relationships he started at UNLV.