Accomplishments: Division of Student Affairs

March 8, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) completed the updated and revised Train-the-Trainer certified facilitator course certification offered by the organization Appreciation at Work.  This certification sustains Wright's ability to facilitate trainings and workshops about appreciation in the workplace from an intersectional and…
March 4, 2021
Enrollment & Student Services and the Division of Integrated Marketing & Branding recently were awarded a Gold Award in the 36th Annual Educational Advertising Awards for the 2020-21 Undergraduate Viewbook and matching Total Recruitment Package. The judges recognized 14 institutions as "Best of Show" winners, including UNLV for the 2020-21…
March 2, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as one of the contributing authors for the Humanities Heart to Heart initiative, hosted by Nevada Humanities.  His piece is titled "One Year - Healing".
March 1, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity & Social Justice) is the recipient of the American College Personnel Association (ACPA) Presidential Spotlight and will present on March 16 at the ACPA National Conference. Her presentation stems from her dissertation study, “Othersistering: A Holistic Perspective on Black Women Administrators in Higher…
February 26, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) was invited to do presentations on "Building  Up the Momentum of Anti-Racist Work" and "Sustainable Activism: Going Beyond the Demands" for faculty and students at California Lutheran University. The presentations were sponsored by the Center for Cultural Engagement & Inclusion. 
February 25, 2021
Romeo Jackson (Student Diversity & Social Justice) has been selected to serve on the planning team for the 2022 ACPA Next Generation Institute.
February 16, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) delivered a presentation to business professionals at the University of Hawaii at Manoa. The presentation was titled "Embracing Ethnic and Cultural Differences in the Workplace." He also served as a panelist to discuss the topic of "Diversity and Inclusion in the Business World" for business…
February 8, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a panelist to discuss navigating into the field of higher education with a business-informed lens. This program was in collaboration with the National Alumni Development Committee, the National Professional Development Committee, and the Leadership Foundation of the international…
February 2, 2021
Mary Whitehead (Student Diversity and Social Justice) facilitated a virtual presentation and dialogue on "Identifying and Disrupting Racial Microaggressions on Campus" at the Not Just a Month series for students and faculty for the Barrett Honors College at Arizona State University.
January 29, 2021
Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) served as a panelist to discuss the nuances of navigating business organizations at California State University, East Bay.
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…