Hate Uncycled: What's on your mind?
The focus of this town hall is to find answers to the question "What does racism look like in a pandemic?" and UNLV community building ideas for today and tomorrow. Presenters will examine ways in which structural racism has further marginalized and disadvantaged people from a myriad of identity groups and discuss the path forward to address these inequities within the UNLV campus community.
- Keith E. Whitfield, Ph.D., UNLV President and Professor of Psychology
- Joshua Padilla, President, Consolidated Students of UNLV (CSUN)
- Margaret I. Campe, Director, Jean Nidetch CARE Center
- Mark Padoongpatt, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Interdisciplinary, Gender & Ethnic Studies
- Romeo Jackson, Assistant Director for Social Justice, Student Diversity and Social Justice (SDSJ)
ABOUT THE SERIES: “Hate Uncycled: What’s on your mind?” is a series of campus conversations showcasing how UNLV and its students, faculty, staff and alumni are engaging with and responding to some of today’s most pressing issues. The series will cover a range of topics, including the effects of racism on public health, indigenous and land justice, and the First Amendment and policing. The series is organized by the College of Liberal Arts and the offices of the Executive Vice President and Provost, Diversity Initiatives, and Student Diversity and Social Justice in partnership with the Anti-Defamation League and the Las Vegas Interfaith Council.