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Celebrating 21 Years

Improving the Lives of Women through Research and Education


About WRIN

WRIN operates as an administrative unit of the College of Liberal Arts and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. In operation since 1999, WRIN continues to develop innovative research, education, and outreach programs in support of women.

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First pilot program west of Mississippi hosting National Education for Women’s Leadership
Celebrating 21 years as an institute in Nevada
Increased student civic engagement in Nevada from 38% to 95%
Makers - Women in Nevada History

MAKERS: Women in Nevada History

MAKERS: Women in Nevada History is a co-production of WRIN and VegasPBS.

Nevada New Leadership

National Education for Women’s Leadership Nevada

NEW Leadership Nevada is a week-long summer program that has gone virtual to continue to educate anyone who aspires to be a woman leader.

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Women's Research Institute of Nevada Newsletters have evolved over the course of the institute's growth. Previous newsletters were published seasonally, then annually. Current newsletters are published quarterly.

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Women's Research Institute of Nevada is interested and invested in staying connected with NEW Leadership Alum to strengthen support and friendships in our growing careers and professional endeavors. Please fill our form to fill our Alumni Directory.

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