Notable: Caryll Batt Dziedziak

Caryll Batt Dziedziak (WRIN and History) has been awarded the 2020 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Southwest Oral History Association (SOHA), having made outstanding levels of contributions to SOHA for many years. She was instrumental in establishing the institutional home for SOHA at UNLV in 2014, which provides SOHA with an institutional office, graduate assistant, and limited operational funding. She has served this organization in such capacities as president, past president, and treasurer.  She is currently the interim director of the Women's Research Institute of Nevada (WRIN) and a faculty member of the UNLV history department.

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