News: Division of Diversity Initiatives

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People | November 15, 2022

UNLV's new chief diversity officer on her immigrant experience, and the inspiration she finds in her rescued greyhounds.

two female students studying at an outdoor table
People | November 7, 2022

Ingrid Perez is among thousands of first-generation students at UNLV carving out their own path to success.

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Business and Community | July 11, 2022

Leaders from the nation’s Tribal Colleges and Universities convene at UNLV for American Indian Higher Education Consortium annual summer meeting. 

woman in TV studio
People | June 29, 2022

UNLV senior Mae Agbilay's research shapes programming for Native American youth.

a woman and girl viewing Native American jewelry in museum case
Campus News | June 29, 2022

Research drives how programs serve youth.

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Campus News | June 9, 2022

Alliance sets 2030 goal to double Hispanic doctoral students and increase number of Hispanic professors by 20%.

professor works with two students on solar kit
Campus News | January 21, 2022

UNLV presents the Best Teaching Practices Expo 2022 in hybrid format.

Self-portrait of a young woman, repeated several times
People | January 7, 2022

Keren Jean-Charles works through the university's Minority-Serving Institution Student Council to help other students thrive at UNLV.

college students in classroom lecture
Campus News | December 6, 2021

Deadline for faculty and staff to register for the spring UNLV Equity Institute is Dec. 17.

Red UNLV banner with white letters hanging from light pole
Business and Community | October 28, 2021

UNLV will join nationwide list of eligible higher education institutions for the organization's national scholarship program.

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Campus News | September 13, 2021

UNLV moves from second into a four-way tie for first in annual U.S. News & World Report list for “campus ethnic diversity.”

dance instructor in class
Arts and Culture | September 7, 2021

The professor who literally wrote the book on African American dance.