(Las Vegas, NV) — UNLV has hit a milestone. Over three-thousand students took part in Saturday’s graduation ceremony at the Thomas & Mack Center, where the 100th diploma was handed out. This fall’s graduates ranged between 19- and 79-years-old. UNLV awarded its first degree back in 1964. Former Senator Richard Bryan was presented with the Distinguished Nevadan award for his efforts to improve education in the Silver State.
Graduate during graduation ceremony(credit: Alyson Aliano/Getty Images)