News: Office of Executive Vice President and Provost

Chris Heavey
Campus News | April 11, 2016
Heavey is an accomplished psychologist, academic leader and longtime UNLV faculty member.
Ronald T. Brown
People | March 18, 2016
Brown is an accomplished psychologist and academic leader with previous stops at University of North Texas, Wayne State and Temple; he will begin Aug. 1.
Diane Chase
People | February 24, 2016
Chase, archaeologist and current vice provost at University of Central Florida, will take over as UNLV's chief academic officer May 1.
Bernajane Palisoc works in UNLV's neuropsychology lab with professor Daniel Allen
Research | February 23, 2016
The new Office of Undergraduate Research helps students engage in and celebrate their research and creative activity.
Mary-Ann Winkelmes
Campus News | January 21, 2016
UNLV leads the country with program that proves even small changes to assignments can yield big results in classroom success — especially among first-generation students.
Students and UNLV staff celebrating at graduation.
Campus News | December 16, 2015
Nearly 2,000 students officially became graduates at the 2015 Winter Commencement. View the slideshow of the ceremony.
crowd of students walk outside
Campus News | September 9, 2015
UNLV jumps from sixth to second place on U.S. News & World Report’s annual list for “best ethnic diversity,” maintaining a spot in top 10 for fifth consecutive year.
Rehan Choudhry speaks during UNLV Creates
Campus News | August 24, 2015
Annual welcome event features TED-like motivational talks that inspire incoming students to make the most of their college experience.
Kristie Berthelotte helps a student
Campus News | August 10, 2015
Changes to advising, an overhaul of the freshman experience, and an emphasis on taking a full course load are getting today's Rebels off to the right start. It's all part of helping students stick with their studies and graduate on time.
Sharon Altman
People | July 27, 2015
Sharon Altman might not break a nail for you, but she’ll take on more responsibility without batting an eye. She’s the 2015 first-place Classified Employee of the Year.
Students participate in a motion capture exercise
Campus News | June 25, 2015
UNLV hosts three-day college bound program for high-achieving Las Vegas students.
closeup of a person using a calculator with a keyboard and mouse to the side
Campus News | January 21, 2015
UNLV removing some of the stumbling blocks for getting students interested in the science and engineering fields. The key: Get 'em while they're young.