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The Intersection: The Academic Multicultural Center News

The Intersection: The Academic Multicultural Center is a safe, healthy, physical space for students, faculty, and staff to gather, exchange ideas and information, and develop a shared sense of community at UNLV.

Current Intersection News

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Campus News | April 13, 2021

Faculty at all levels can benefit by participating as a mentor or mentee.

Claytee White seated with "We Need to Talk" on TV screen behind her
Business and Community | January 28, 2021

The series, sponsored by UNLV Libraries and the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs, will be live-streamed by UNLV TV.

Campus News | November 5, 2020

For many trailblazing students and faculty, the first step in their success is making sure they feel they belong here.

Campus News | October 8, 2020

Nevada's undergraduate students are steadfast in pursuing higher education at UNLV despite COVID-19 challenges.

Two women viewing artwork
Arts and Culture | February 20, 2019

The Barrick Museum's Axis Mundo exhibit explores the intersectionality of LGBTQ and Latinx artists.

A UNLV student tour guide leads a group of Clark County School District students on a tour of UNLV's campus.
Business and Community | February 14, 2019

Nearly 300 local high school juniors visit UNLV during annual recruitment event.

Intersection In The News

El Tiempo
November 14, 2019

In the Hispanic community, there are many cases of parents who have emigrated to this country in search of an improvement in all areas, this includes that their children have the opportunity to study up to the university level and become a first generation with A career and profession at home.

Recent Intersection Accomplishments

November 20, 2020
Harriet E. Barlow, executive director of The Intersection, joined a panel of Southern Illinois University students, staff, and alumni to discuss African American historical events in the regions surrounding SIU System campuses and highlight influences these historical episodes have had on SIU System development. Airing on Nov. 16, the panel...
February 18, 2020
Harriet Barlow (The Intersection), Orlando White (Campus Life), and Kevin Wright (Student Diversity & Social Justice) facilitated a panel discussion and presentation on how toxic masculinity and hypermasculinity is manifested on campus and in the workplace, and how to alleviate those problematic behaviors.  The panelists who shared their...
May 23, 2019
Harriet E. Barlow (The Intersection) received the 2019 Strong Sistah Award in the Cultural Experiences Award presented by Sistahs S.T.R.O.N.G. The presentation was made at the 14th annual Sistah Day Celebration. Sistahs S.T.R.O.N.G. strives to reach the next generation by providing mentoring programs and services to young women and girls ages 10-...