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UNLV Magazine

Fall 2019
Vol. 27, No. 2

In This Issue

A professor and a student work to bangage the leg of a second student.
For UNLV’S Healthcare Interior Design students, a major shift in population will prove the impetus for how architecture will function in the 21st century.
A man in a greay suit and a woman in a black jacket stare at each other across a table.
Boyd’s Health Law concentration feeding a high-demand area that will only have more, and more complex needs, as more doctors start to work in the state.
A man in a labcoat is reflected in nearby glass.
Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health neurologist Dr. Jeffrey Cummings joins UNLV to help launch new program that will be crucial for an aging state population.
A chef raises a cleaver to chop and onion and broccoli.
These faculty members aren't just accomplished in their academic fields. They all have one thing in common: success in the hobbies they're passionate about.
A man walks through weeds
UNLV’s reintroduction effort keeps leopard frog species off the endangered list.
A man rests his palm on his face in front of a whiteboard with equations
Physics professor Michael Pravica's work on useful hard X-ray photochemistry could reveal novel materials — and possibly an explanation for the origin of life on Earth.
An aerial photo shows Sam Boyd Stadium in 1971.
As UNLV football plays its final season at Sam Boyd Stadium, we take a look at highlights for players who opened and who will close it.
Three runners race down their lanes at a track meet.
Women's track runner Avi’Tal Wilson-Perteete talks T-shirts, Pokemon, and why running in weather is the worst thing ever.
A man in a UNLV basketball jersey leans on a gold-colored Oldsmobile.
Francisco Franco used to commute to school in a stock Oldsmobile in the late 1990s. When he was invited last year to bring the same car — now a custom lowrider — back for an art exhibit, it was a full-circle moment for the UNLV alumnus.
woman in red suit
Marta Meana on UNLV's new alumni association program.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
From UNLV Magazine fall 2019 issue.