News: Women's Research Institute of Nevada

Poster for Makers: Women in Nevada History
Arts and Culture | March 6, 2015

Professor Joanne Goodwin's project is filling a gap in the history of Las Vegas. Learn more about the documentary series 'MAKERS: Women in Nevada History.'

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Campus News | January 26, 2015

Public invited to meet UNLV historians, archivists, and subjects of new book on pioneering women who shifted boundaries of women's employment in Las Vegas.

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Arts and Culture | October 28, 2014

Three-part documentary exploring the advancement of women in the state over the past 100 years to air on Vegas PBS.

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Business and Community | March 12, 2014

From ending discriminatory practices to shedding light on education and social issues, Nevada women have challenged the status quo and made Nevada a better place.

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People | February 27, 2014
Rodman was friend to UNLV for more than 30 years supporting academics and community programs.
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Campus News | March 28, 2012

Title IX, passed in 1972, prohibits sexual discrimination in education and affords equal opportunities in athletics.