Topic: racism

Two women look over paperwork
People | February 24, 2021
Oral History Research Center Director Claytee White examines redevelopment plans for neighborhood in next episode of 'We Need to Talk'
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.
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.
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.
Black woman in front of building
People | November 2, 2020
The director of student diversity and social justice sees work as a life-saving mission.
three people in tv studio
Campus News | October 26, 2020
'We Need to Talk' discussion series continues. Tune into the next episode Oct. 29.
Portrait of Kevin Wright, assistant director for Student Diversity and Social Justice
People | October 12, 2020
This founding member of UNLV's Anti-Black Racism Task Force began questioning unfair practices in high school — and nearly got suspended for it.
exterior of library
Campus News | September 30, 2020
UNLV doctoral student explores the historical context, charge, and challenge for Nevada institutions at the Southern Nevada Diversity Summit Oct. 2.
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.
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.