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UNLV Medical School Being Named For Resort Mogul Kerkorian – KNPR

UNLV Medical School Being Named For Resort Mogul Kerkorian – KNPR

April 9, 2021

The new medical school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is being named for the late billionaire businessman, investor and MGM Resorts founder Kirk Kerkorian.

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UNLV Medical School Being Named for Resort Mogul Kerkorian – U.S. News

UNLV Medical School Being Named for Resort Mogul Kerkorian – U.S. News

April 8, 2021

The new medical school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is being named for the late billionaire businessman, investor and MGM Resorts founder Kirk Kerkorian, campus and company officials announced Friday.

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UNLV School of Medicine building officially named after Kirk Kerkorian

UNLV School of Medicine building officially named after Kirk Kerkorian

April 8, 2021

The future UNLV School of Medicine medical education building was officially named the Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV on Thursday morning.

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UNLV medical school being named for MGM’s Kerkorian

UNLV medical school being named for MGM’s Kerkorian

April 8, 2021

The new medical school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas is being named for the late billionaire businessman, investor and MGM Resorts founder Kirk Kerkorian, campus and company officials announced Friday.

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UNLV medical school to be named for Las Vegas legend Kirk Kerkorian

UNLV medical school to be named for Las Vegas legend Kirk Kerkorian

April 8, 2021

The UNLV School of Medicine will bear the name of prominent businessman and philanthropist Kirk Kerkorian, the first time the late Las Vegas icon’s name will be used on a building anywhere.

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UNLV’s medical education building to honor Las Vegas gaming pioneer

UNLV’s medical education building to honor Las Vegas gaming pioneer

April 8, 2021

The naming of The Kirk Kerkorian School of Medicine at UNLV was announced Thursday by the Nevada Health & Bioscience Corp. at a news conference at the construction site.

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UNLV Medical School being named for resort mogul Kerkorian – AP News

UNLV Medical School being named for resort mogul Kerkorian – AP News

April 8, 2021

The new medical school at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, is being named for the late billionaire businessman, investor and MGM Resorts founder Kirk Kerkorian.

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UNLV School of Medicine sees funding restored for new building

UNLV School of Medicine sees funding restored for new building

January 25, 2021

The UNLV School of Medicine’s new medical education building will continue to rise following the restoration of state funding that was cut over the summer.

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State Restores Funding For UNLV School Of Medicine Building

State Restores Funding For UNLV School Of Medicine Building

January 22, 2021

Governor Steve Sisolak announced that the $25 million cut during COVID-19-related budget readjustments will now be available.

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Sisolak’s budget gives shot in arm to new UNLV medical school campus

Sisolak’s budget gives shot in arm to new UNLV medical school campus

January 21, 2021

The governor’s proposed budget restores the state’s contribution to the UNLV medical school campus

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