Topic: race and ethnicity

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.
A drawng of hands with hearts on the palms raised in the air
Campus News | August 27, 2020
African American Studies professors say ridding the classroom of racism begins with self-reflection.
smiling black woman hangs "open" sign on the window of her business
Research | July 24, 2020
UNLV political science expert Tiffiany Howard examines the lag in U.S. Black business ownership and opportunities for closing the racial wealth gap.
A hand reaches for a book on a library shelf
Business and Community | July 9, 2020
UNLV student, librarian suggest diversifying at-home libraries as a first step in supporting people of color.
commercial kitchen with chefs working in background
Research | June 25, 2020
A long history of discriminatory practices and a UNLV study that shows how it impacts both workers and businesses points to a need for industry-wide change.
Hands of white and black people being raised in the air at a protest.
Research | June 22, 2020
UNLV African American and African Diaspora Studies professor Tyler D. Parry on the effectiveness of protesting to enact social change.
Protest signs read "Defund Police" and "Abolish Police"
Research | June 10, 2020
As more municipalities weigh the future of their police departments, UNLV professors explain what these movements mean and how they would work.
closeup of computer keyboard with HATE spelled out in red letters
Research | October 2, 2019
UNLV sociologist on how interacting in online white supremacist networks can convert hateful words into real violence.
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.
Alyssa Crittenden
Research | December 26, 2017
UNLV researchers made international headlines this year with their discoveries. Here's a round up of some of our top stories of 2017.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Research | November 21, 2016
Breakthrough UNLV study shows major differences between the types of cancer and mortality rates of U.S.-born blacks versus those who emigrate from the Caribbean.