Topic: race and ethnicity

A man gestures while on stage
Campus News | May 25, 2021
Associate professor Mark Padoongpatt will tackle the history of and rise in anti-Asian sentiment and violence in a special episode of 'We Need to Talk.'
A man gestures while on a studio set
Campus News | May 24, 2021
Keith E. Whitfield celebrates the heritage and accomplishments and contributions Asian American, Native Hawaiian, or Pacific Islander students, faculty, and staff have made in UNLV's continued success.
Black man in suit posing in lobby
People | February 19, 2021
UNLV hospitality professor journeys through pain and shame to discover his identity.
A bearded man with glasses
People | February 16, 2021
Public Policy professor Jayce Farmer stresses the importance of looking at how and why your local government is spending taxpayer money.
Two elementary school students and their principal sit around a desk with tablets, paper, and pencils
Campus News | February 10, 2021
UNLV professor Iesha Jackson examines structural forms of racism in the teacher education pipeline and ways to combat them.
medical professional pokes syringe into top of a vial she holds in her gloved left hand
Campus News | February 4, 2021
UNLV public health researcher Melva Thompson-Robinson explains the U.S.’s history of medical trauma against people of color, its impact on the pandemic, and tips for meaningful messaging.
Kamala Harris wearing a white suit while giving her victory speech
Arts and Culture | January 28, 2021
UNLV fashion expert Deirdre Clemente on the historical scrutiny of male versus female politicians’ clothing and the power of textiles, color, and style in shaping image.
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.
A man stands with his arms crossed looking out a window
Research | November 19, 2020
Professor Tyler D. Parry expanded his reading list in 2020 to understand this summer's racial reckoning, and look to tomorrow.
three people in tv studio
Campus News | October 26, 2020
'We Need to Talk' discussion series continues. Tune into the next episode Oct. 29.
several hands clasped
Campus News | September 15, 2020
Educational series explores issues on race and seeks solutions for a more inclusive society.
Research | September 9, 2020
College of Education professors Christine Clark and Norma A. Marrun reactivate center, examine absence of Ethnic Studies in schools and teacher education programs.