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Let's Talk UNLV

Dr. Sammie Scales and Dr. Tanya Crabb

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Rebels, tune in to 'Let's Talk UNLV' with Dr. Tanya Crabb and Dr. Sammie Scales. Your express pass to everything UNLV — campus highlights, programs, and the latest buzz. Join us weekly as we chat with student leaders, administrators, and faculty, diving into the core of what makes us Rebels. The program brings guests from different areas of UNLV every week to discuss campus highlights, programs and services, research interests that are essential to being a Rebel. Let’s Talk UNLV places its e ...
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COMversations at UNLV

UNLV Dept. of Communication Studies

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In response to the Covid-19 Pandemic, the faculty and staff of the Department of Communication Studies began working from home and teaching online. Now that faculty and students are returning to campus and having more opportunities for face-to-face interactions, we almost feel like we need to re-introduce ourselves to our colleagues and students. The same is true for other schools and departments in the College of Urban Affairs and across the university. We believe that the best way to (re)i ...
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Join Dr. Scales in an engaging conversation with Christian Shelton, a remarkable voice talent and Las Vegas native, on this episode of Let's Talk UNLV. Discover Christian's journey from discovering his passion for singing in high school to becoming a celebrated opera performer at UNLV. Learn about his family's musical legacy, influential mentors li…
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Join Dr. Sammie Scales as he hosts a captivating conversation with Dr. Rama Venkat, the Dean of Engineering at UNLV. Dr. Venkat shares his inspiring journey from South India to becoming a pioneering figure in engineering education. They delve into UNLV's cutting-edge engineering programs, including the revolutionary Entertainment Engineering degree…
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Join Dr. Sammie Scales and special guest Dr. Reyes Luna, Director of Student Diversity Programs at UNLV, as they discuss the origins and significance of UNLV's affinity graduations. From the unique journey of Dr. Luna to the intricate planning process behind these cultural celebrations, discover how UNLV's affinity graduations foster inclusivity, h…
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Join Dr. Tanya Crabb and Dr. Sammie Scales on Let's Talk UNLV as they dive into the enriching journey of Natalie Chan, a GA from UNLV's Global Education Initiative. Natalie shares her origin story from Hong Kong to UNLV, highlighting her transition from journalism to family therapy and her pivotal role as a Global Ambassador. Explore the challenges…
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Join Dr. Chia-Liang (Leo) Dai on an enlightening discussion about mental health, cultural sensitivity, and holistic well-being. In this episode of Let's Talk UNLV, Dr. Dai shares his journey from Taiwan to the United States, exploring his roles as an educator, counselor, and advocate for mental wellness. Through his unique blend of Eastern and West…
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Join us as we delve into the world of Air Force ROTC at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). Captains Pierre Sutton and Captain Sledge share their personal journeys from different corners of the country to the skies above, discussing the transformative nature of the program and what it takes to become an officer in the United States Air Forc…
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Join us for an enlightening discussion as Angela Baker, a retired Navy Chief Petty Officer, shares her journey from serving in the military to becoming a key figure in UNLV's oral history project, "Veterans Voices Were Listening." Through this initiative, Angela and her team are dedicated to capturing, preserving, and sharing the diverse experience…
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Join hosts Dr. Sammie Scales and Dr. Tanya Crabb as they engage in a candid conversation with special guests Susie Smith, Director of Corporate and Community Relations, and Otis Henderson from UNLV's Diversity Initiatives. In this insightful episode of Let's Talk UNLV, they delve into the evolving landscape of diversity on campus, reflecting on its…
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Join Dr. Scales and Dr. Crabb as they delve into the impactful work of UNLV's Service Learning and Leadership (SLL) programs with their special guest, Rian Satterwhite. From fostering leadership development to providing vital support for students facing basic needs insecurities, such as food and housing, the SLL office plays a crucial role in creat…
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Join Dr. Scales in this engaging podcast episode as he chats with UNLV seniors Trevor Wolfford and Zion Byrd about their experiences and challenges while navigating college life. From discussing study habits to balancing academics with extracurricular activities, they offer valuable insights and advice. The conversation delves into the importance o…
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In this episode of Let's Talk UNLV, we sit down with Jose Llanes, the President of Project Wellness at UNLV. Joined by Dr. Scales and Dr. Crabb, they delve into Jose's personal journey, his dedication to mental health advocacy, and the impactful work Project Wellness is doing on campus. From sharing relatable experiences to bridging gaps in central…
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Join the dynamic conversation on Let's Talk UNLV host Dr. Tanya Crabb introduces Dr. Sammie Scales as a new co-host, and delve into the rich tapestry of the upcoming Minority Serving Institution (MSI) Week. The episode features Dionna McDonald, a key figure in Student Life at UNLV, sharing insights on the origins of MSI Week, its impact, and the ex…
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Join us for the latest episode of where co-hosts Ailisha Vaughn and Dr. Tanya Crabb, along with production assistant Wes Knight, bring you an engaging discussion on the latest news happenings. Join us as we explore exciting topics, share insightful interviews, and dive into the diverse experiences of the UNLV community. Don't miss out on this dynam…
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Tune in to this special episode of KUNV 91.5 FM as we sit down with Dr. Aston Ridley, the General Manager at UNLV-TV & KUNV. Join us as we explore Dr. Ridley's remarkable journey and his impactful role in shaping both the community and individuals in Southern Nevada. With his keen sense for innovation, Dr. Ridley has spearheaded various revenue ven…
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In this compelling episode of Let's Talk UNLV, the dynamic and inspiring Danielle Fontenot, Executive Director of the Las Vegas Aces Foundation, takes center stage. Dani shares her remarkable journey from a challenging past, including childhood trauma, to becoming a beacon of resilience and strength. Hosts delve deep into the vital intersection of …
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In this empowering episode of "Let's Talk UNLV," hosts Dr. Tanya Crabb and Ailisha Vaughn engage in a candid conversation about mental health, trauma, and the journey to self-discovery. Dr. Tanya shares her compelling origin story, from a Jamaican immigrant and Persian Gulf Desert Storm veteran to a comic book-loving clinical psychologist. Ailisha …
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She Vets It, is an online community connecting women veterans, military spouses, and dependents. The platform provides a space for individuals to share their experiences and build community through insightful interviews. She Vets It guests discuss a variety of topics, including mental health, career transitions, and navigating the VA system. Their …
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Kyle Ethelbah is the Director of College Programs at the University of Nevada Las Vegas and oversees the Student Support Services (SSS), McNair Scholars, and AANAPISI (Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institutions) academic support programs. Additionally, Kyle oversees the Rebel Rebound Project, a program that supports ju…
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If you're an aspiring writer or simply a fan of a good story, you don't want to miss this week's #LetsTalkUNLV episode. Featuring special guest Colette LaBouff, the Executive Director of Black Mountain Institute, Let's Talk's latest episode focuses on the gift of story and how writers at UNLV can get support from BMI to pursue their passion. Listen…
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Justin Atkins joined the United States Marine Corps on September 11, 2001, after witnessing the terror attacks that took place that day. Justin’s career in the Marine Corps would span 12 years and take him to four different continents. Justin received training as an Infantry Rifleman and as a Marine Security Guard after completing Boot Camp at Parr…
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Dr. Marinela Maskuti is a public health and health policy practitioner. She has completed a Master of Public Health and Doctor of Public Policy. Currently, she serves as the Mental Health Wellness Officer for Nevada System of Higher Education, System Administration office in Las Vegas where she manages training for mental health and supervised a sy…
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Ash Quin Ash Xander Quinn serves as the Program Coordinator for the Hope Resources Program at UNLV - a basic needs initiative within the office of Service Learning and Leadership. As a UNLV alum who obtained their Bachelors in Psychology and Masters in Social Work, Ash has served in various roles across campus such as a Resident Assistant in Housin…
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Mikayla Hooper is the Education & Outreach Coordinator at the UNLV Jean Nidetch Care Center and an advocate for social justice. Mikayla is a first-generation graduate from UNLV, where she received her Bachelors in Human Services. Mikayla discovered her passion in advocacy and anti-violence work in 2019, after becoming a CARE Advocate at the CARE Ce…
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Join us as we have real life conversations about all making space, reconnecting with ourselves, and intentional self-care. Today we are joined by our Production Assistant Wesley Knight.द्वारा Dr. Sammie Scales and Dr. Tanya Crabb
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Join us as we meet with Dr. Nancy J. Uscher is Dean of the College of Fine Arts and Presidential Professor of music to discuss how the Fine Arts transforms and illuminates individuals and communities. Dr. Nancy J. Uscher is Dean of the College of Fine Arts and presidential professor of music. She oversees seven departments and schools, eight curate…
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Join us as we talk about the beauty of life, exploration, and art. Dr. Tanya Crabb and guest host Ailisha Vaughn, are joined by Alisha Kerlin to discuss UNLV's Barrick Museum here at UNLV. Alisha Kerlin encourages dialogue about art and ideas through interdisciplinary programs and innovative exhibitions linked to wide-ranging community outreach. Wi…
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Dr. Tara McManus is in the hot seat for this episode of COMversations. Tara is an Associate Professor in the Department of Communication Studies who researches how close friends and family members can communicate more effectively and foster stronger relationships with one another. Tara shares with hosts Kevin and Dave the challenges of playing the …
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Today Tanya and guest host Ailisha are joined by the Assistant Director of the Writing Center, Andrew Yim to discuss resources and opportunities available to UNLV students at the writing center. Andrew Yim grew up in California and is currently a PHD candidate at the Indiana University of Pennsylvania (IUP) where he served as the previous assistant…
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Dive into the UNLV diversity with Dr. Tanya Crabb and guest host Ailisha Vaughn, as the speak with our guest, Egypt Howard the Black/African-American Program Coordinator for Student Diversity & Social Justice. Egypt Howard (she/her/hers) currently serves as a Program Coordinator in the Office of Student Diversity Programs. She holds an M.A. in Soci…
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Some UNLV students face societal barriers as a result of their interaction with the criminal justice system. Having an arrest, criminal charge, or record of conviction can impact career and educational opportunities. Tune in to hear a powerful discussion about redemption, second chances, as well as the community Rebel Rebound has created for justic…
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In this week’s COMversation, hosts Kevin and Dave sit down with Department of Communication Studies faculty member, and acting director of UNLV’s Debate Team, Dr. Craig Hennigan. Craig shares with us what inspired his love of debate and his passion for coaching it, how his path to graduate school and his eventual PhD wasn’t exactly a straight one, …
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Eliza Wiggins is the Community Programs Manager for the International Gaming Institute (IGI). In this position, she leads, develops, and implements educational programs within IGI related to diversity and community relations with a primary focus on the Young Executive Scholars Hospitality & Tourism Program and Battle Born Heroes Innovate. Eliza was…
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Did you know you can have your own garden here on campus? Tune in to learn more about UNLV's Community Garden, and how students like Tara Pike-Nordstrom and Andie Davis are serving the community of Las Vegas. Andie Davis has a passion for plants that can be traced back to early high school. Now, her passion has carried into college, inspiring the s…
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Harriet E. Barlow is executive director of the The Intersection, UNLV's academic multicultural resource center. Since January 2016, she has been working to establish a center that emphasizes and supports student development through personal advising, advocacy, leadership development opportunities, cultural diversity education, and cultural programm…
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Campus leaders like Cindy Romina Ballesteros-Paniagua are creating amazing resources for UNLV students in need. Tune in to hear about how the food pantry could benefit you and your loved ones! The UNLV Food Pantry Farmers Market will be celebrating its one year anniversary in February! The potential date for our Farmers Market event is February 11,…
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Dr. Natalie Pennington is in the hot seat for this episode of COMvesations. Natalie is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Communication Studies who researches the intersection of interpersonal communication and communication technology. Natalie chats with hosts Kevin and Dave about how the rise of Facebook during her time as an undergrad s…
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Dreamed of spending time abroad during college? We are here to help make that happen. Each semester, our students travel to the corners of the globe to pursue a life changing experience. Honors College will coordinate with the Office of International Programs to assure that you can maximize your study abroad experience. While abroad, you can fulfil…
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Tune in to hear all about the 2nd Annual MSI Week with guest Dionna McDonald Special Assistant to the associate VP and Director of Special Projects in Student Life. Enjoy! UNLV hosts Minority- Serving Institution Week (MSI Week), which features a full slate of educational opportunities designed to foster conversation and celebrate the richness of U…
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Get all the details on Welcome Week and Student Wellness with guests Quintella Cobb, Wellness Educator and Marinela Maskuti, Student Health Coordinator/Trainer.द्वारा Dr. Sammie Scales and Dr. Tanya Crabb
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On this episode of Let’s Talk UNLV hosts Tanya and Guest host Danielle get the opportunity to learn all about UNLV’s Space program from student representative Petar Matejic. Tune in to this episode to hear from an inspiring student whose dreams have led him and other students to outer space! Petar explains the current initiatives and needs of the p…
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This episode of COMverstaions features Dr. Rebecca Rice. Rebecca is an assistant professor in the Department of Communication Studies whose research focuses on risk, crisis, and emergency organizing. In this wide ranging interview, hosts Kevin and Dave get a little insight into what fascinates Rebecca about risk, why as a high schooler she had a su…
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On this episode of Let’s Talk UNLV hosts Keith and Tanya have the opportunity to sit down with University Police Services’ Assistant director to discuss safety on campus and more. Tune in to gain insight about working with Police services, the safety systems in place for students as well as a background on how culture of police services is changing…
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Let’s Talk UNLV hosts Keith and Tanya meet with the Director of UNLV Immigration Clinic Michael Kagan and Nayelli Rico Lopez with the undocumented student program to discuss the recent ruling on DACA. Tune in to hear more about DACA, and what this news means for many UNLV students and families. Additionally, both Nayelli and Michael provide listene…
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In this week's COMversation, hosts Kevin and Dave sit down with Associate Professor, David Gruber. David joined the Department of Communication Studies faculty after working nearly a decade oversees at institutions in Copenhagen, Hong Kong and Auckland, New Zealand. David is a persuasive communications scholar who has published extensively on rheto…
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In this week's episode, hosts Kevin and Dave sit down with Donovan Conley. Donovan is an associate professor of Communication Studies and is the longest serving faculty member in the department. This wide ranging COMversation touches on variety of topics including some of the biggest takeaways from Donovan's recent visit to Vietnam; how his plans a…
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On this episode of Let’s Talk UNLV hosts Keith and Tanya sit down with Professional Development Specialist, Dr. Darren Vetter. As a leader in Career Service, Dr. Vetter is passionate about helping students and alumni find the best career for them. Dr. Vetter shares several resources available to students and alumni from workshops to an interviewing…
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On this episode of Let’s Talk UNLV hosts Keith and Tanya are joined by the show’s most frequent guest Dr. Brian Labus to provide listeners with an update on battling Covid19. Dr. Labus also debunks all the things you THINK you know about monkeypox. Tune in for another informative episode full of safety tips, resources, and more information on what …
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