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Patricia Butler with her chin resting on her hand.
People | July 16, 2019

One of the professors in her department describes administrative assistant Patricia Butler as "the sunshine."

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People | July 9, 2019

Joanna DiBella, the President’s Classified Rookie of the Year, makes a good first impression in the provost's office.

UNLV student in cap and gown waves to crowd during commencement
Campus News | May 20, 2019

More than 3,000 newly minted UNLV Grads cross the Thomas & Mack Center stage during Spring 2019 Commencement.

Student in cap and gown waving to friends during commencement
Campus News | May 13, 2019

More than 3,000 students from 37 states and 50 countries eligible to participate in 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. ceremonies at UNLV's Thomas & Mack Center.

Nobel Laureate and former Vice President Al Gore gives a speech.
Campus News | April 24, 2019

Nobel Laureate, former U.S. vice president, and author of ‘An Inconvenient Truth’ visits UNLV at 3 p.m. April 30; tickets are free.

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Campus News | April 15, 2019

Marta Meana on UNLV's landmark Carnegie R1 designation.

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Casino.buzz
May 13, 2019

The new evolving technologies have immense potentials and can significantly contribute to the casino and gaming sector. To advance innovation and research, casino and gambling giant Caesars Entertainment has partnered with the University of Las Vegas to develop a casino innovation hub on the university’s southwest campus.

Associated Press
May 6, 2019

A Las Vegas casino company and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, say they’re partnering to create a teaching and practice space featuring a mock casino, hotel rooms, sports betting area and esports arena.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
May 1, 2019

Former Vice President Al Gore is in Las Vegas today.

KNPR News
May 1, 2019

Former Vice President and presidential candidate Al Gore came to UNLV Tuesday and received a standing ovation after his speech, even though he issued some dire and sometimes depressing warnings about climate change.

Nevada Current
May 1, 2019

The next time Donald Trump is tempted to bemoan climate change as a hoax, the president need look no further than the “caravans” of migrants seeking refuge in the United States.

Las Vegas Sun
May 1, 2019

Former Vice President Al Gore speaks during “The Global Sustainability Revolution: A Conversation with Al Gore” at UNLV’s Ham Hall in Las Vegas Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

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Recent President Accomplishments

March 27, 2019
Stanley Berry (Police Services) graduated from the 275th session of the FBI National Academy in Quantico, Virginia, this month. The academy is considered the most prestigious academy of law enforcement executives in the United States. Its rigorous curriculum attracts law enforcement leaders from around the nation with the goal of improving and...
March 13, 2018
Kyle Kaalberg (Office of the President) and Sue DiBella (Community Engagement) are the recipients of this year's Graduate College Distinguished Service Medallion. The medallion is awarded to those who have gone above and beyond the call of duty in service to the Graduate College and its students.
September 23, 2016
Nancy Rapoport (President's Office and Law School) presented "Law Firm Incentives, Default Rules and Ethics" on Sept. 21 at the Texas A&M University School of Law.