Topic: social issues

Claytee White sits in a chair and gestures toward a woman sitting to her right
Arts and Culture | December 30, 2020
A sampling of university experts who sounded off on the year’s monumental movements surrounding race, ethnicity, and gender.
People | November 24, 2020
‘Dark Days, Bright Nights’ by Matthew O'Brien presents vivid oral account of hope and recovery from homelessness.
three people in tv studio
Campus News | October 26, 2020
'We Need to Talk' discussion series continues. Tune into the next episode Oct. 29.
image of UNLV campus at sunset
Business and Community | October 5, 2020
New program, part of the National League of Cities, will help students with food, shelter, transportation, and other issues.
illustration of faces in profiles in different shades
Arts and Culture | September 15, 2020
The Las Vegas Womxn of Color Arts Festival is committed to generating more art events that highlight the work of local womxn artists who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color.
shelf of pottery labeled "future artifacts"
Arts and Culture | September 15, 2020
This powerful presentation by a new generation of Latinx and Indigenous artists challenges Eurocentric museum practices.
several hands clasped
Campus News | September 15, 2020
Educational series explores issues on race and seeks solutions for a more inclusive society.
children standing on a playground with their backs to the camera and their backpacks visible
Business and Community | September 9, 2020
UNLV child advocacy expert Amanda Haboush-Deloye examines the pandemic’s impact on abused youth, and how medical professionals and others can help reverse the trend in unreported cases.
woman in front of wall with printed text
Arts and Culture | September 3, 2020
New solo exhibition at UNLV's Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art tells stories of race and womanhood.
Handcuffs are laid at the feet of a statue holding the scales of justice
Campus News | September 2, 2020
New law school requirement draws in multiple faculty members to address race, policing, and legal system.
woman posing in hallway
Campus News | August 28, 2020
Managers encouraged to be "flexible, equitable, and communicative" with employees who have children being schooled from home.
Profile image of UNLV social work professor Nick Barr on UNLV's campus
Business and Community | August 24, 2020
As the coronavirus pandemic continues, UNLV social work professor Nicholas Barr stresses importance of keeping people housed.