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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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Campus News | November 23, 2022

The project represents a gift from the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV Class of 2022 and the theme of 'diversity, inclusion, and acceptance.'

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Campus News | September 26, 2022

Students facing basic needs challenges can access food packages, toiletry items, in-person guidance, and other important resources related to their physical and mental wellness.

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Business and Community | August 3, 2022

UNLV summit draws out insights from industry leaders to improve student experience and build career readiness.

Students browsing employer tables at a career fair
Campus News | March 2, 2022

Student Achievement Week will honor student accomplishments and bring campus resources together to further connections that support success. 

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Campus News | May 11, 2021

A collection of news stories highlighting remembrance, recovery, and progress at UNLV.

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Arts and Culture | December 9, 2020

After a semester of learning the behind-the-scenes operations at the Barrick, junior J. Walsea offers advice for any student seeking internships as the pandemic rages on.

Career Services In The News

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
October 4, 2021

For the first time ever, UNLV is hosting a 4-day hybrid career fair to improve reach with alumni and students.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
May 13, 2021

For many "COVID-19 grads," 2020 was unprecedented year filled with uncertainty after leaving school.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
May 10, 2021

Tech and digital jobs are exploding in the United States according to a Brookings Institute Report, and tech giants are expanding into the fields of education and training to develop a qualified workforce to meet the need.

KSNV-TV: News 3
April 29, 2021

2021 college graduates are just a few weeks away from tossing their caps and heading into the workforce. Here in the Las Vegas valley, jobs are available. But they may not be what many have worked four years to secure.

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.

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Recent Career Services Accomplishments

June 13, 2022
Cecilia Maldonado (Provost's Office) and Eileen McGarry (Career Services) presented at the 2022 National Association of Colleges and Employers conference in Portland Oregon. Their topic was  "The Career Readiness Imperative: Creating a Case and Setting the Stage for Career Mobility at a Minority Serving Institution".
March 31, 2022
Darren Vetter (Career Services) published recently with Barnes & Noble a book about what can happen when someone chases their dreams! The chasing takes place in the greatest city on earth. Everyone who has visited Las Vegas can relate to this book and likely can connect to the main character. Enjoy the fun, surprises, and greatness of this…
November 18, 2020
Kass Moore (Career Services) a career and professional development specialist, presented at the 2020 NASPA Regional Conference last week.  Her event was within the Student Affairs Speaks component of the program. The description of the event was as follows: "As a young, queer professional, I often find it challenging to earn respect and compassion…
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…