Topic: gender issues

doctor talks to man sitting on exam table
Research | October 2, 2019
UNLV public health researcher Marya Shegog highlights study exploring survivor stories, stereotypes, and health care disparities during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
U.S. Women's National Soccer Team lifts FIFA World Cup 2019 trophy as confetti and streamers rain down
Research | July 23, 2019
UNLV sports and gender equity researcher Nancy Lough weighs in on the wage gap, marketing/sponsorship, and role of men and media in the sports industry.
silhouette of woman holding razor against blue background
Research | June 4, 2019
New UNLV study lays bare cultural reasons around the globe for bikini waxing and man-scaping.
smiling woman in pool holds toddler as he practices swimming on back
Campus News | May 13, 2019
UNLV Public Health researcher offers pool tips to keep kids safe as they try to beat the heat.
three stacked retro televisions displaying rainbow off-air signal
Arts and Culture | October 3, 2018
UNLV professor Erika Abad on the history of LGBTQ people in comics, television, film, and other media, and why TV's latest superhero is just what we need.
woman in front of chalkboard
Research | September 20, 2017
Professor Lynn Comella on the adult store industry, a highly profitable segment of popular culture that scholars and policymakers know surprisingly little about.
Georgiann Davis speaks at Ted Talks
People | April 11, 2017
Sociologist Georgiann Davis embraces her public persona as she delves into sociological issues in the medical community.
Ann McGinley
Research | September 15, 2016
Ann McGinley sees discrimination through the lens of masculinities theory
Georgiann Davis
Research | October 7, 2015
In her University Forum lecture, sociology professor Georgiann Davis discusses how intersex people navigate their lives.