Allison Krueger and Cassedy Walker talk together in the UNLV College of Engineering.
Dec. 6, 2021
Who says Cassedy Walker can't have huge, crazy goals? Part of the power that drives this determined UNLV senior is the simple joy of proving that, no matter what anyone says, she actually can. And part of what fuels her grand aspirations is a philanthropic gift from UNLV College of Engineering alumna Allison Krueger ’87, ’89. These two women are joined not only because Cassedy Walker is the…
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Apr. 22, 2021
Over thirty years ago, Suresh accepted a teaching assistantship from UNLV and boarded a plane from India for what was supposed to be a study abroad experience. Being the first in his family to pursue higher education in a foreign country, he never imagined his trip would be the first step on his road to excellence. Since then, Suresh has garnered a reputation for his innovative approach to…
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Apr. 6, 2021
UNLV’s engineering and geoscience students have long found their calling in mining, but a recent $200,000 gift by Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) to the UNLV Lee Business School and Department of Accounting underscores the need for accounting, finance, and management graduates to operate large, complex, publicly-traded companies in the mining industry. The gift by Nevada Gold Mines is designed to support…
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Jan. 13, 2021
With appreciation for his longtime support of UNLV, the university marks the passing of hospitality mogul and generous philanthropist Sheldon Adelson. UNLV will always be grateful for Mr. Adelson’s numerous contributions to our community and many university programs. As founder of the Sands Corporation, he left an indelible mark on the worlds of gaming, politics, and philanthropy – and UNLV.…