A UNLV Research Week and Hispanic Heritage Month Event

When

Oct. 14, 2019, 1pm to 3pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Greenspun Hall auditorium, first floor lobby.

Description

Join the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and the University Libraries in recognizing the Latinx Voices of Southern Nevada oral history project. The student-led project now has KUNV Radio podcast that features interviews with dozens of Nevada Latinx community. Three members of the Latinx community will join student historians in a live panel discussion at the event.

1 p.m. Reception

1:30 p.m. Panel

The student historians are:

  • Monserrath Hernandez
  • Nathalie Martinez
  • Elsa Lopez

The panelists are: 

  • Cisco Aguilar, Chairman, Cristo Rey St. Viator High School
  • Tom Rodriguez, Hispanic Historian/Author/Activist
  • Jocelyn Cortez, immigration lawyer

Latinx Voices of Southern Nevada interview transcripts are housed in UNLV Special Collections and Archives and will be made accessible online through the UNLV Libraries website. The event is free and open to the public. RSVP at: https://cal.library.unlv.edu/event/5627403

Admission Information

Free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs
Afsha Bawany
702-895-3291

Event Sponsor

Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and University Libraries

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