OUR-UNLV Student Ambassadors

Alexandria Bragg

Raised in Las Vegas, Alexandria Bragg continued her higher education here at UNLV to pursue a bachelor's degree in biology. Her passion for science and biology was present throughout her life. It began at an early age with a curiosity of the objects around her such as rocks, the night sky, and animals among a myriad of...

Carrieann Cahall

Carrieann Cahall was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada where she graduated with honors from Rancho High School as part of the Medical Magnet Academy. She initially enrolled at UNLV in 2009 as a Pre-Professional Biology major, following her early interests in the medical field. Like many students, she later decided to...

Olivier Clavel

I have had the opportunity to travel internationally to three continents. In the US, I have lived in six different states. No matter where I was, the issue of water was always present. Whether there was too much of it or not enough, and whether it was potable or not, water has been in the forefront. I am a first generation...

Bernajane Palisoc

Bernajane Palisoc is a dual major student in psychology and biology. She was born in the Philippines and migrated to the US when she was fifteen years old. She is a student member of the American Psychological Association (APA), National Academy of Neuropsychology, and the International Honor Society in Psychology (Psi Chi...

Sophia Phan

Sophia Phan is a Las Vegas native who is proud to be a UNLV Rebel. She graduated from Silverado High School in 2013 with an advanced diploma and is a recipient of the Millennium Scholarship and the Ronald McDonald House Charities Scholarship. She is currently a junior at the Lee Business School pursuing a Bachelor of...

Nicole Thomas

Nicole Thomas is currently in her third year as a biology student with a concentration in ecology and evolution, followed by a minor in chemistry. Nicole has a strong passion for research, and she has been a part of multiple projects since her freshman year at UNLV. She first began working on an independent research...

Amber Turner

I am a junior at UNLV studying Geology. I also work in Special Operations for the United States Army Reserves as a Civil Affairs Specialist. I love the academic and physical dynamics of my life and am hoping that both my civilian and military careers will have the ability to join in a perfect marriage, as I aspire to be a...