In The News: Oral History Research Center

Las Vegas Sun
April 19, 2022

Before Nathalie Martinez graduated from UNLV in 2021, she worked as a student oral historian for the Latinx Voices Project, collecting oral stories in English and Spanish about the eastside of Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Sun
April 19, 2022

Before Nathalie Martinez graduated from UNLV in 2021, she worked as a student oral historian for the Latinx Voices Project, collecting oral stories in English and Spanish about the eastside of Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Review Journal
February 23, 2022

A panel of local leaders, community activists and educators looked to the past and the future during a discussion Saturday about Las Vegas’ Historic Westside.

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
February 18, 2022

Claytee D. White is the inaugural director of the Oral History Research Center for the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Libraries.

Boulder City Review
February 17, 2022

In honor of Black History Month and, as chair of the Boulder City Democratic Club, I was afforded the opportunity to invite Claytee White, director of the Oral History Research Center at the UNLV libraries, to participate in our monthly Zoom meeting.

The Nevada Independent
January 24, 2022

When Shanta Patton discusses the gap between Black and white homeownership rates, she starts with the game of Monopoly.

The Nevada Independent
January 24, 2022

When Shanta Patton discusses the gap between Black and white homeownership rates, she starts with the game of Monopoly.

Casino.org
November 30, 2021

Nevada’s Neon Museum is installing an 808 square-foot mural honoring diverse communities and individuals who impacted Las Vegas’ cultural history.

Casino.org
November 30, 2021

Nevada’s Neon Museum is installing an 808 square-foot mural honoring diverse communities and individuals who impacted Las Vegas’ cultural history.

Las Vegas Black Image
June 16, 2021

An old African proverb states that “When an elder dies, a library burns to the ground.”

KNPR News
May 19, 2021

Currently, Nevada has about the fifth largest population of Asian Americans. That’s 238,000 people or 8 percent of the state’s population. For comparison, the national average is 5.6 percent per state.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
May 13, 2021

Students from the University of Nevada Las Vegas are embarking on a three-year project collecting stories of the local Asian American Pacific Islander community.