Topic: Women Intersectionality

Amanda Melilli on a couch surrounded by books.
People | March 29, 2021
Gathering materials that represent a diversity of cultures and backgrounds is a focus of this librarian.
Vanessa McConnell sitting in a radio control booth
People | March 26, 2021
Nontraditional student Vanessa McConnell forging a path to bring diversity to sports broadcasting.
Two women stand in front of cars
People | March 12, 2021
Sarah Grimley works diligently not only on her studies but also on efforts to help the LGBTQ+ community.
A woman stands on the beach
People | March 5, 2021
School of Medicine student Diane Han turns to the ER after an attentive doctor played a key role in her father's hour of need.
A woman sits next to a series of three sets of model teeth
Research | March 3, 2021
Dr. Tanya Al-Talib advocates for dentists becoming the first line of defense against sleep apnea and other sleep breathing issues.
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'
photo collage of black woman and medical building exterior
People | February 19, 2021
Dr. Brandi Alexander chose family medicine because it provides a range of challenges and opportunities to advocate for women of color.
Valinder "Val" Addison in front of palm trees and blue sky.
People | February 16, 2021
While some of us have nicknames we wish everyone would forget, Valinder Addison likes hers because her family and friends say she keeps going, and going, and going.
artist looking at reflection through a round mirror that is part of exhibition
Arts and Culture | February 2, 2021
Artist Lance L. Smith offers an exploration of diasporic systems of knowledge and their uses as tools for liberation.
Claytee White seated with "We Need to Talk" on TV screen behind her
Business and Community | January 28, 2021
The series, sponsored by UNLV Libraries and the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, will be live-streamed by UNLV TV.
woman posed on playground
People | January 26, 2021
UNLV’s early outreach coordinator promotes higher education to expand the college-going pipeline and build bridges between UNLV and the community. 
portrait of woman in graduation cap
People | January 14, 2021
With a gaming-centered master’s degree newly in hand, UNLV Hospitality grad Margaret Simpson is bringing powerful leadership to her tribe’s Oregon casino.