News: The Office of Student Diversity Programs

A crowd of students mills about campus
People | November 16, 2021

Nevada State College's Edith Fernandez to speak about her journey and what it means for UNLV to be a minority-serving institution.

A woman sits in front of a wall of posters.
People | September 13, 2021

Interim director of student diversity & social justice reflects on making students heard, making room for all perspectives, and her Las Vegas ties.

photo of BLM mural on building
Campus News | June 16, 2021

Oversized banner celebrates campus diversity as part of student government initiative.

The Juneteenth flag, concentric white stars on a field of red and blue
Campus News | June 16, 2021

Student Diversity & Social Justice celebrates holiday marking the end of slavery with website full of reading suggestions, music, documentaries, and more.

UNLV campus with city in background
Campus News | May 10, 2021

The seminar for the campus community is aimed at helping students who have been arrested or incarcerated.

police tape blocks off an area
Campus News | January 28, 2021

Four-part series of conversations will address pressing community issues and pursue path to equity and justice.  

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.

man sitting in front of display wall that says "We Are UNLV"
Campus News | October 26, 2020

A message on LGBTQ history month and its importance to our campus community.

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.

student wearing face covering sits on ground, using laptop
Campus News | October 9, 2020

Diversity, safety, and success become the foundation for UNLV.

unlv students walking on campus
Campus News | October 8, 2020

Nevada's undergraduate students are steadfast in pursuing higher education at UNLV despite COVID-19 challenges.

illustration of flag with starburst emblem
Campus News | June 18, 2020

Video from Student Diversity and Social Justice will mark holiday commemorating the end of slavery.