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Current University Marketing & Communications News

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Business and Community | June 28, 2018

University Center Drive would serve as a gateway to UNLV from the north of airport tunnel to Desert Inn Road.

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People | February 12, 2018

Drawn to UNLV by the chance to build something from scratch, this video designer looks forward to finding creative ways to showcase the university's people, programs, and achievements.

Portrait of Grant Kurosu, web communications specialist in office.
People | August 7, 2017

This alum wants to help UNLV continue to develop first-class websites worthy of a Top Tier university.

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Campus News | December 1, 2016

Hosting the final presidential debate helped put UNLV on the map for prospective students.

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Campus News | November 9, 2016

Cam and Isabelle Johnson's hefty to-do lists for the Presidential Debate made their fall feel like "Groundhog Day."

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Campus News | October 25, 2016

The Presidential Debate led to an explosion of post, tweets, shares, and snaps. UNLV's social media strategist shares her favorites.

University Marketing & Communications In The News

KSNV-TV: News 3
October 13, 2015

Will what happens in Congressional District One stay in Congressional District One?

KSNV-TV: News 3
October 13, 2015

Will what happens in Congressional District One stay in Congressional District One?

Johns Hopkins University Press
September 23, 2015

The Summer 2015 issue of the journal Narrative Inquiry in Bioethics features more than a dozen personal narratives from intersex people about the challenges they face and problems with how the medical community addresses their needs. Guest editors Georgiann Davis and Ellen Feder join us to talk about the issue and what they hope happens as medical professionals and the general public learn more about intersex.

Recent University Marketing & Communications Accomplishments

November 14, 2019
A number of UNLV communicators and other staff members received high marks from the Las Vegas Valley Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America during the recent Pinnacle Awards ceremony. The Las Vegas chapter sends the entries to judges outside the local market for evaluation to provide the most objective evaluation and determination of...
May 2, 2019
Carisa Shaffer (Research and Economic Development), Cate Weeks (University Marketing and Communications), Grant Kurosu (University Marketing and Communications), Katelyn Dibenedetto (Graduate College), and Michelle Tomasino (Research Integrity) are the Rebel Spirit Award recipients for April. The Rebel Spirit Award Committee recognizes employees...
February 6, 2018
Innovation (Research & Economic Development), the university's research magazine, recently received a Bronze Award of Excellence from District VII of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). CASE Awards of Excellence showcase best practices in alumni relations, fundraising, public/government relations, advancement services...
February 6, 2018
The Division of Integrated Marketing & Branding and the Office of Admissions recently were awarded a Bronze Award of Excellence by CASE District VII for the new 2018 Admissions Viewbook. The viewbook is the flagship printed piece for the new admissions campaign built around UNLV's Different. Daring. Diverse. brand messaging, and incorporates...
March 8, 2016
Carrie Ahlborn, Kerry Sallee, and Alexandra Liebman (Foundation) were lead creators of "Flexible. Personal. Vital.," a campaign for the UNLV annual fund, which was named a 2016 CASE VII Award of Excellence bronze winner in the category "Best Practices in Fundraising: Campaigns." The annual awards competition is presented by District VII of the...
March 1, 2016
Catherine Bacos and Vaneh Darakjian (Law School) are editor and associate editor, respectively, of UNLV Law magazine, which has been selected as a 2016 Award of Excellence bronze winner in the category of “Annual Magazines” by District VII of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE). More than 500 entries were received and...