Business leaders with experience in the global marketplace aren’t easy to come by. According to Jim McClenahan, the director of corporate relations and outreach in the College of Business at the University of Nevada, Reno, it is that experience that really sets professionals apart.
The gleaming behemoth in the bowels of UNLV’s Science and Engineering Building doesn’t really have a name. The scientists that work with it refer to it simply as “The Machine.” It’s the star of the building’s science tours and resembles something a mad scientist might keep hidden away in a musty basement. Filling a room […]
In a city full of entrepreneurs, Angela Douglas provides a vital service. As associate director of UNLV’s Center for Entrepreneurship, Douglas creates educational programs covering entrepreneurship and investing. She meets with students to help them evaluate startups to invest in through the student-run, $500,000 Rebel Venture Fund. And she collaborates with faculty and community members […]
Four student groups from UNLV were named finalists this week in the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Collegiate Business Plan Competition, a statewide contest designed to encourage students to use their ideas and talents to create tomorrow’s businesses. The UNLV teams are part of 12 selected to compete for the Governor’s cup. Nearly 60 teams […]
The Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup College Business Plan Competition’s Oral Presentations will be held on Wednesday, April 17. The presentations are open to the public, free to attend, and no pre-registration is required. The presentations will be held at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in the Treasures Meetings Room on the second floor. (Please […]
NCET is very pleased to announce that David Croasdell, Dr. Andrew Hardin and Kendra Wong have been selected as the 2013 NCET Faculty Advisors of the Year. This award recognizes those Nevada college and university educators who have made significant contributions to the Donald W. Reynolds Governor’s Cup Business Plan Competition. David T. Croasdell Charles […]
Hui Zhang loves Las Vegas. The weather, the entertainment, the diversity — he sees potential in the city, and he loves that, too. “People would be happy here,” he said in his office at UNLV. Hui is a new face at UNLV. The biochemistry researcher and professor joined the staff in August after reorganization of […]