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Division of Student Affairs News

Student Affairs' programs and services create and foster a campus experience that empowers students to improve themselves, their community and, the world.

Current Student Affairs News

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People | January 19, 2021

A cross-country move at the start of a pandemic proves perfectly timed for the new director of communications for Student Affairs.

Professor Nancy Lough standing in front of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas
People | January 4, 2021

Great places are made of great people. Here are a few who made the news in 2020.

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Business and Community | December 24, 2020

Contactless toy drive nets more than 600 gifts for local youth with Boys & Girls Clubs.

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People | December 3, 2020

This administrative assistant says the opportunity to help others inspires her.

A woman's head is face-down on a desk in frustration
Campus News | November 23, 2020

A guide to the resources that can help you, your students, or your coworkers navigate the multiple stressors of living and learning through 2020.

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Campus News | November 10, 2020

A commitment to serve those who serve our country.

Student Affairs In The News

El Tiempo
September 7, 2020

UNLV lowered the facility fee by $ 50 to compensate for limited access to some services due to COVID-19, but some students say the discount is not enough.

Las Vegas Review Journal
September 7, 2020

UNLV knocked $50 off a facilities fee to compensate for limited access to some services because of COVID-19, but some students say the discount doesn’t go far enough.

U.S. News & World Report
September 5, 2020

The University of Nevada Las Vegas has reduced its student life facilities fee by $50, but many students raised concerns about fees for services that are limited or no longer available because of COVID-19.

Associated Press
September 5, 2020

The University of Nevada Las Vegas has reduced its student life facilities fee by $50, but many students raised concerns about fees for services that are limited or no longer available because of COVID-19.

SFGATE
September 5, 2020

The University of Nevada Las Vegas has reduced its student life facilities fee by $50, but many students raised concerns about fees for services that are limited or no longer available because of COVID-19.

Las Vegas Review Journal
April 29, 2020

UNLV will distribute $11.8 million in federal coronavirus relief money to students.

Student Affairs Experts

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Recent Student Affairs Accomplishments

January 19, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) has been recognized as a Financial Services Professional & Financial Literacy Advocate by the National Financial Educators Council.
January 5, 2021
Rian Satterwhite (Service Learning and Leadership) served as lead author on the article 'Contextualizing our leadership education approach to complex problem solving: Shifting paradigms and evolving knowledge - Priority 5 of the National Leadership Education Research Agenda 2020-2025' published in the Journal of Leadership Studies. It explores...
December 14, 2020
Patricia Violi (Disability Resource Center) published a blog "Disability Services in the Time of COVID-19"  on the 2 Be Self-Determined website.  This blog discusses the impacts COVID-19 has had on students and professionals in disability services.  
December 11, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) presented a workshop on the topic of incorporating practices rooted in diversity, equity, and inclusion within professional associations and business organizations at Providence College. This workshop was sponsored by Delta Sigma Pi, an international business fraternity, and Beta Gamma Sigma,...
December 4, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) successfully defended his dissertation on at Northcentral University School of Education last month. The title of his dissertation is "Cultivating a Culture of Philanthropy among Alumnx of Color who Graduated from Historically White Institutions." Using social constructivist theory, impact...
December 2, 2020
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) presented a workshop, "Social Justice is a Lifestyle, Not a Checklist," to professional associations and organizations at West Virginia University.