Members of the Women’s Council conduct a meeting

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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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.

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People | December 3, 2020

This administrative assistant says the opportunity to help others inspires her.

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People | October 16, 2020

From student worker to full-time employee, Rebecca Paulson says stepping out of her comfort zone has led her forward.

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People | June 13, 2019

This program officer I advocates for open communication.

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.