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Career Services News

Career Services educates, prepares, and assists students and alumni in their pursuit of career development and the search for job possibilities.

Current Career Services News

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Business and Community | May 26, 2020

UNLV’s executive director of career services offers tips to help new grads and out-of-work industry vets stand out in an uncertain job market.

Campus News | March 30, 2020

UNLV's Career Services is up and running in a virtual environment, including offering its first virtual job fair this week.

Two UNLV students speak with a potential employer at a job fair on campus.
Campus News | February 27, 2019

Current students and alumni are invited to connect with more than 100 employers during annual event.

Hailey Dawson and Maria Gerardi
Business and Community | January 2, 2018

A collection of news stories from 2017 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.

A student holding his project
Business and Community | December 6, 2017

A pedestrian lighting system, a new pallet design for warehouses, a remote-controlled device that can detect IEDs, and a location-sharing app designed to encourage human interaction among more than 30 projects on display.

Business and Community | October 31, 2017

UNLV class brings student-developed ideas to the market at the Global Gaming Expo trade show.

Career Services In The News

KSNV-TV: News 3
May 8, 2020

Many graduating seniors at UNLV are finishing up the last few days of their final semester.

Las Vegas Weekly
April 30, 2020

If we’ve had an abundance of any one thing during this pandemic, it’s time: time to think about what we’re missing and what we plan to do whenever this ends.

Las Vegas Weekly
April 30, 2020

If we’ve had an abundance of any one thing during this pandemic, it’s time: time to think about what we’re missing and what we plan to do whenever this ends.

KSNV-TV: News 3
March 5, 2019

Students and alumni of UNLV will have a chance to meet more than 100 companies at a spring job fair on Wednesday.

KXNT 840 AM
January 25, 2019

Office of U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto will be hosting a career fair for veterans and their families this weekend.

Senator Cortez Masto's office will partner with the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) Military and Veteran Services Center, UNLV Career Services, and Work for Warriors Nevada to host this career fair for Nevada veterans and their families. The career fair will feature employers from federal, state and local agencies in industries such as technology, healthcare, engineering, teaching, public safety and government.

Las Vegas Review Journal
July 24, 2017

Luis Alvarez, a veteran employment coordinator with Work for Warriors Nevada, remembers the look of withdrawal on an emaciated man’s face when he stepped into his office a year ago.

Recent Career Services Accomplishments

April 30, 2020
Kassie Moore (Career Services) was published in the 29th edition of Journal of Student Affairs for her research "Career Advising and Development in Community College: A Review of the Literature and Implications for Practice." Her findings will pave the way for future research projects as well as provide community colleges with a different...
February 28, 2020
Lynn Meadors (Career Services) has been awarded an Administrative Faculty Professional Development Grant by the office of faculty affairs. This competitive grant is given to administrative faculty to focus on professional development efforts as part of the Top Tier initiative. She will use the funds to assist with attaining the certified...