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Women’s Council News

The UNLV Women’s Council ensures the voices of women at UNLV are heard and advocates for a quality work life for women at all levels of the university.

Current Women’s Council News

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People | July 28, 2021

Key component of UNLV’s Early Childhood Education Center, Claire Tredwell, gives advice to women starting their careers.

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People | April 30, 2021

A strong proponent for women, Heather Cassella says she wants women to feel safe sharing their lives and experiences.

A man sits at a tabel in front of a "We Are UNLV" sign
Campus News | April 21, 2021

Thanking our colleagues working behind the scenes under challenging circumstances.

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Campus News | April 6, 2021

Learning more about the heritage and cultures of our campus community.

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Campus News | April 5, 2021

The UNLV CARE Center offers resources for victims-survivors to heal.

A man sits at a tabel in front of a "We Are UNLV" sign
Campus News | March 1, 2021

Keith E. Whitfield on how we all can help UNLV advance as an equitable and inclusive university.

Recent Women’s Council Accomplishments

May 13, 2020
The Growth, Inclusivity, Voice, and Excellence (GIVE) Award (Women's Council) winners in this inaugural year are Cristina Hernandez  (Nidetch Women's Center) and the Libraries' Inclusion and Equity Committee. These award decisions were made based on the nominees' evidence of commitment to the values of diversity, equity, and inclusion...
April 15, 2020
Chelsea Heinbach and Rosan Mitola (both Libraries) received a $2,000 Library Census Equity Fund mini-grant from the the American Library Association and Capital One to bolster University Libraries' effort to support census efforts in hard-to-count communities and help achieve a complete count in the 2020 census.