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Diversity Forum: Addressing Violence in Indian Country

When

Nov. 18, 2013, 10:00am to 12:00pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Auditorium

Description

Please join the Office of Diversity Initiatives as it marks Native American Heritage Month with a forum discussion moderated by Dr. Michelle Chino, associate professor UNLV Department of Environmental and Occupational Health.

The forum topic is "Addressing Violence in Indian Country: Context, Consequences and Solutions."

The Diversity Leadership forum brings for together community and campus leaders to offer perspectives on key social and economic issues impacting various communities in Southern Nevada.

Panelist will include:

  • Judge William Thorne, Utah Court of Appeals
  • Professor Sarah Deer, William Mitchell College of Law
  • Michael Chino, associate professor, UNLV department of environmental and occupational health

 

Schedule:

  • 10-11 a.m. - Panel discussion, Q&A from the audience
  • 11:30-Noon - Refreshments

 

Admission Information

This event is free and open to the public.

Contact information

Office: Office of Diversity Initiatives
Phone: 702-895-5580
E-mail: diversityworks@unlv.edu

Event Sponsor

Office of Diversity Initiatives and cosponsored by Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, and UNLV American Indian Alliance