In The News: College of Liberal Arts

The Nevada Independent
August 10, 2020

Black Lives Matter movement advocates have called for greater investment in and support for Black-owned businesses since June when protests over George Floyd’s murder errupted across the country, including Nevada.

KNPR News
August 7, 2020

Southern Nevada, like much of the country, is struggling to come to terms with racial justice. The death of George Floyd was followed by dozens of protests in the streets of Las Vegas.

Vegas PBS
August 7, 2020

Illuminating the stories of extraordinary American heroines from the early years of feminism, American Masters — Unladylike2020 is a multimedia series consisting of a one-hour special for broadcast (Unladylike2020: The Changemakers) and 26 digital short films featuring courageous, little-known and diverse female trailblazers from the turn of the 20th century. These women achieved many firsts, including earning an international pilot’s license, becoming a bank president, founding a hospital, fighting for the desegregation of public spaces, exploring the Arctic, opening a film studio, and singing opera at Carnegie Hall.

Las Vegas Sun
August 6, 2020

Seventy-five years ago today, the American bomber Enola Gay dropped an atomic bomb on an unsuspecting city. Within a matter of seconds, steel girders evaporated and a city disappeared, with more than 140,000 killed.

Yahoo!
August 4, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
August 4, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

msn
August 4, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

ABC News
August 4, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

New York Post
August 4, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?

Axios
August 4, 2020

Attitudes and beliefs about racial inequality are changing quickly as protests and media attention have helped highlight the gaps in opportunity between white- and minority-owned businesses in the United States.

KCBS Radio
August 3, 2020

As racial tensions have risen throughout the nation this summer after the death of George Floyd, there are renewed calls to support an ongoing social justice movement.. and to support Black-owned businesses.

Washington Post
August 3, 2020

What sort of staying power does it take for a protest movement to be judged a success?