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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.

Police Services Assistant Chief Tod Miller poses in front of his cruiser on UNLV's campus.
People | November 12, 2019

UNLV’s new assistant police chief discusses his time in the Marine Corps, his 25-year public safety career, and the winter “anthrax” he endured in Northern Nevada.

Portrait of Ryan Coogler
Arts and Culture | October 24, 2019

Award-winning director of 'Black Panther' to visit UNLV Nov. 17; tickets are free.

Crowds walking the campus mall on welcome day
Campus News | October 17, 2019

University surpasses 31,000 students for first time in 62-year history; UNLV students are also staying in school and graduating at higher rates.

UNLV President Marta Meana at podium
Campus News | October 17, 2019

In her second annual address, President Marta Meana stressed the importance of student access and success, and she called on faculty and staff to continue expanding research, creative and scholarly activity that serves the community and world.

woman in red suit
Campus News | October 15, 2019

Marta Meana on UNLV's new alumni association program.

President In The News

Las Vegas Review Journal
October 30, 2019

The UNLV School of Medicine has received provisional accreditation by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education, the accrediting authority for medical schools throughout the U.S. and Canada, the university confirmed Wednesday.

KSNV-TV: News 3
October 28, 2019

Acclaimed filmmaker Ryan Coogler will be the featured speaker at next month's installment of UNLV's lecture series.

Las Vegas Sun
October 17, 2019

Acting President Marta Meana gives a state of the university address at UNLV, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019.

The Nevada Independent
October 17, 2019

Just days after a threatening message was found scrawled on the stall of a UNLV bathroom, acting UNLV President Marta Meana defended the role of universities as a bastion of free speech, telling a crowd during her annual State of the University address Wednesday that “openness is a threat to those who would want to shrink our world.”

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
October 17, 2019

UNLV Interim President Marta Meana delivered the annual State of the University address Tuesday.

Las Vegas Sun
October 17, 2019

Acting President Marta Meana gives a state of the university address at UNLV, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019.

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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.