News: Office of Diversity Initiatives

Campus News | October 8, 2020
Nevada's undergraduate students are steadfast in pursuing higher education at UNLV despite COVID-19 challenges.
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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.
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People | September 22, 2020
Alumnus Geoff Hughes partnered with UNLV Office of Diversity Initiatives to create Stephanie Wolf Hughes First Generation Scholarship for accounting students.
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People | September 8, 2020
This new employee in the career services office wants others across campus to join him in helping students on their career journeys.
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Campus News | September 2, 2020
New law school requirement draws in multiple faculty members to address race, policing, and legal system.
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Campus News | August 27, 2020
African American Studies professors say ridding the classroom of racism begins with self-reflection.
People | June 5, 2020
How a classroom assignment led UNLV alumna Jessica Walters Murrey to a career as a social change communication expert.
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Campus News | January 24, 2020
Best Teaching Practices Expo showcases their research, tools, and technology.
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Business and Community | December 30, 2019
A collection of news stories from 2019 highlighting UNLV's impact in Southern Nevada and beyond.
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Business and Community | October 1, 2019
More than 400 expected for daylong conference focused on nurturing equity, diversity, and inclusion at Nevada’s public college campuses.
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People | March 28, 2019
Mariana Sarmiento Hernández, once an undergraduate Dreamer, now helps undocumented students navigate the intricacies of immigration policy.
A UNLV student tour guide leads a group of Clark County School District students on a tour of UNLV's campus.
Business and Community | February 14, 2019
Nearly 300 local high school juniors visit UNLV during annual recruitment event.