Mark Rivero’s ties to UNLV run deep. He earned his Ed.D. here. He completed a certificate in Human Resource Management here. He has served three years on UNLV’s Adult Learner Advisory Board. His daughter is a student here.
Dr. Rivero’s latest tie? He recently made a donation to support the first-ever scholarship to support veterans pursuing professional continuing education training. During a recent chat with Rivero, he provided insight into why he chose to direct his gift to veterans pursuing continuing education.
Downtown Las Vegas is gaining ground as a great place to live, work, and play. In light of this trend, it made great sense for Continuing Education to expand its offerings by adding more classroom space close to all the action!
Every year, nearly half of the New Year’s resolutions made by Americans relate to self-improvement or education. If your resolutions fall into these categories, UNLV Continuing Education can play a part in your success in 2014!
If improving your retirement outlook tops your resolution list, start with a course on retirement planning starting in February. You will learn to take a comprehensive approach to managing your money through debt management, investments, retirement planning, estate and tax planning, and insurance coverage.
The winner of our first Swag Bag Giveaway (with UNLV Rebels Hoodie) is... Robert Horner!
Congratulations to Robert and thanks to all those who entered! Stay tuned to UNLV Continuing Education for more giveaways in the very near future (possibly celebrating our Running Rebels appearing in a Bowl Game)!
The Office of Continuing Education will be open Monday through Friday 8am - 5pm from Dec. 14 - Jan. 5. On Christmas Day (Dec. 25) and New Year's Day (Jan.
This season, give the gift of learning with UNLV Continuing Education
Stumped over what to give a loved one this holiday season? Think outside the paper-wrapped box with UNLV Continuing Education! The January-July 2014 Continuing Education Catalog is fresh off the presses, and it is full of courses perfect for giving and sharing.
The Office of Continuing Education will be open 8am - 5pm on Nov. 27 and will be closed Nov. 28-Dec.1 in observance of Thanksgiving.
The information desk will reopen Monday Dec. 2 for normal business hours.
The digital version of the January-July 2014 Continuing Education Catalog is now available. Visit http://continuingeducation/catalog to get a preview of our upcoming classes or be the first to register for one of our most popular courses. You can also download the digital version to refer to later. The print version of the catalog will be mailed the week of Nov. 25.
UNLV Continuing Education will offer a four-day tour in September to explore the architectural gems of Los Angeles and Hollywood. Architectural historian Kevin Fahey will provide a preview of the upcoming architectural tour during a free presentation at 1 p.m. Sept. 12 in Room 511 of the UNLV Paradise Campus. The half-hour presentation will feature the scheduled itinerary, introducing each of the historically and architecturally significant locations, such as the famed Egyptian and Chinese Theatres and the Getty Villa.
Reading habits may have changed, but the love of books continues in Las Vegas. Bookstore owner Phil DeFlumear owns Greyhound's Books and teaches bookstore classes for UNLV Continuing Education. Desert Companion features DeFlumear and others involved in the Las Vegas Bookmans Guild. http://issuu.com/nvpr/docs/desert_companion_2013sept/15?e=3118543/4658355