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portrait of Deepak Chopra
Business and Community | March 3, 2020

Chopra is a New York Times bestselling author and world-renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation; tickets are free.

Campus News | February 18, 2020

A collection of news stories capturing the excitement and accomplishments of UNLV at the start of a new decade.

image of UNLV campus at sunset
Campus News | January 31, 2020

Newest Carnegie Foundation recognition comes just one year after UNLV earns “very high research activity” status.

headshot image of Anita Hill
Arts and Culture | January 7, 2020

Attorney, Educator, and Advocate for Women’s Rights to visit UNLV Jan. 28; tickets are free.

students in cap and gown line up for graduation ceremony
Campus News | December 12, 2019

About 2,200 students from 33 states and 45 countries to participate in 4 p.m. ceremony.

A UNLV-branded banner falls to reveal University Center Drive, formerly Swenson Street.
Campus News | November 12, 2019

Alumni, students, and community members lead effort to rename Swenson Street as University Center Drive.

President In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
March 13, 2020

UNLV and UNR will transition to online-only instruction after spring break due to coronavirus fears, the universities said Thursday.

KSNV-TV: News 3
March 13, 2020

UNLV has announced they will be transitioning to online learning on March 23.

Las Vegas Sun
March 13, 2020

Add UNLV to the roster of universities around the country suspending classroom lectures and instruction this spring due to the spread of the coronavirus.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
March 13, 2020

UNLV will transition to remote operations after Spring Break, the university announced in a release Thursday.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
March 13, 2020

In a letter to students the President of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Marta Meana informed students that as of March 23 they will move toward remote/virtual classes amid concerns of coronavirus.

KSNV-TV: News 3
March 12, 2020

Amid the coronavirus outbreak, the Nevada System of Higher Education has asked all of its institutions to prepare to transition to remote or virtual instruction by April 3.

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Recent President Accomplishments

October 31, 2019
Rian Satterwhite (Service Learning and Leadership) and Tamara Marino (Community Engagement) presented at the recent Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities annual conference in Philadelphia. Their presentation was titled "Grounding Service-Learning Theory and Practice in Las Vegas." Additionally, Satterwhite presented three concurrent...
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.