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Battlefield wounds and disasters in remote areas often lead to patient evacuation by air. UNLV’s Barbara St. Pierre Schneider is exploring how cabin pressure during such flights may hinder trauma recovery.
While online dating has its place, Law School graduate Lauren Peña offers an alternative. Learn how she turned her knack for matching up couples into a new business.
Carol Harter, former UNLV president, will receive an honorary doctorate at the 2014 winter commencement. Read more about her greatest accomplishments, toughest challenges, and plans for retirement.
The nontraditional student signed up for college classes to prove a point to his kids and is now graduating alongside them at winter commencement.
A kidney transplant didn’t keep this law school student from excelling in the classroom and making a difference as a community volunteer.
This fundraising professional says her tip for success is never to schedule more than 80 percent of the workday.
This experiential learning coordinator says the best part of his job is helping students achieve "eureka" moments.
This career services coordinator advises that everyone develop a personal definition of success.