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Facilities Management News

Facilities Management supports and maintains UNLV’s learning, research, and working environments.

Current Facilities Management News

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People | July 18, 2022

Former Lady Rebel now racking up the assists with her UNLV Facilities Management team.  

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Research | June 23, 2022

Here's how UNLV's radiochemistry program is building a diverse workforce for the nation's nuclear energy sector.


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Campus News | June 22, 2022

UNLV teams up with the region's Weapons of Mass Destruction Working Group.

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Campus News | December 21, 2021

UNLV, community organizations team up for free annual program to turn Christmas trees into mulch; more than 18,000 trees recycled in 2020.

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Campus News | June 2, 2021

All-gender restrooms provide safe, convenient spaces for everyone.

man working on air conditioner
Campus News | May 5, 2021

As temperatures rise, the HVAC team ensures environments stay comfortable with energy-efficient systems.

Facilities Management In The News

December 27, 2021

With supply chain impacts boosting the price of almost everything this year — including Christmas trees — residents are asked to make the most of their holiday investment by recycling their tree instead of tossing it in the trash.


KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
December 27, 2021

Christmas tree recycling has once again begun in the Las Vegas valley.

May 17, 2021

Global Recycling Day is March 18. But before you start picking through the trash to find recyclables, what exactly can be recycled in Southern Nevada?

El Tiempo
March 26, 2021

When Clark County's first city introduced single-stream recycling in 2012, advocates expected a robust program that would increase recycling rates and efficiency.

Las Vegas Review Journal
March 26, 2021

When the first city in Clark County was introduced to single-stream recycling in 2012, advocates hoped for a robust program that would increase recycling rates and efficiency.

Las Vegas Sun
December 31, 2020

Justin Powers had a banner year selling Christmas trees, but he always reminds people about how to properly dispose of them after the holidays.

Recent Facilities Management Accomplishments

March 7, 2022
Musa Pam (Facilities Management) presented a session, “Championing Anti-Racism in Facilities Management and Beyond,” at APPA, the association for facilities management professionals’ Facilities Symposium in November.  The presentation used data for front-line facilities workers to explore why minorities are underrepresented in leadership…
September 9, 2021
Jerome "JT" Davis (Facilities Management) was named the first-ever employee of the month for the landscape, grounds, and arboretum department.
December 1, 2012
The facilities management department received an incentive check from NV Energy in the amount of $10,969 for its participation in the Sure Bet Program. According to NV Energy, the program is designed to make energy efficiency improvements more cost effective for businesses. The improvements not only help save on electric bills, but also protect…