News: Women's Research Institute of Nevada

A woman in judge's robes walks through the stacks of a law library
People | October 19, 2021
Silver State Award winner Miriam Shearing doesn't consider herself a trailblazer, but she has been a pioneer in state law and an important philanthropist for UNLV.
"I Voted" stickers
Campus News | January 5, 2021
A collection of stories highlighting UNLV experts and their analysis of all things politics in 2020.
UNLV professor Rebecca Gill
Business and Community | October 2, 2020
UNLV political and judicial expert Rebecca Gill explains the history of the United States’ contentious appointment process, how it differs from other nations, and the implications of a recent vacancy.
historic image of downtown street in early 1900s Reno, NV
Business and Community | February 14, 2020
The marker, one of five to be installed in Nevada, will be unveiled March 5 in Las Vegas' Centennial Park.
portrait of woman
People | November 25, 2019
Jean Munson of the Women's Research Institute of Nevada credits professor Joanne Goodwin, the institute's director emerita, as having been an important mentor.
NEW Leadership cohort posing for group image on stairway
Business and Community | May 15, 2019
Lauralyn Sandoval, vice president of new markets at Aristocrat Technologies, to address aspiring women leaders at June 6 event.
Woman framed by books
People | October 23, 2018
Rebecca Gill’s experience is informing gender inequality research and inspiring other women to share their stories.
MIssy Young
Campus News | May 22, 2018
Technologist Missy Young will address aspiring women leaders at June 7 event.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Campus News | June 6, 2017
Jenna Morton will address next generation of Nevada leaders June 8 at UNLV.
Dr. Kate Zhong
Business and Community | June 6, 2016
Dr. Kate Zhong, senior director of clinical research and development for the Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, to address next generation of Nevada leaders June 9 at UNLV.
Jacquelline Cobb Fuller
Campus News | May 19, 2015
Jacquelline Cobb Fuller, director of Google.org, to address next generation of state leaders at June 4 Women’s Research Institute of Nevada event.
Brittany Bronson and George Saunders
Arts and Culture | May 5, 2015
UNLV English instructor Brittany Bronson named a New York Times opinion writer. Plus new books on Nevada history and women in the workforce.