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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 | March 2, 2022

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

students dance outdoors on UNLV's campus
Campus News | May 11, 2021

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

woman in mask in front of large artwork
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.

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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.

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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.

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.

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…