Course Offerings

Undergraduate students wishing to schedule an advising appointment, email faculty advisor, Patrick Jackson.

Graduate students may determine if other courses are eligible as electives for the GRI M.A. and GRI Certificate programs by contacting GRI’s Director of Graduate Studies.

Upcoming courses

GRI Fall 2022 Undergraduate Courses

Please review the course catalog for accuracy. To view class times and sections, visit MyNevada.

GRI Fall Undergraduate Courses
Course Number Course Name Professor
ETS 251 Theories of Race and Ethnicity Etienne
ETS 280 Native American Identities and Culture Harry
ETS 280 Native American Identities and Culture (online) Oros
ETS 307 Topics Race Racism - Race and Law Bogale
ETS 307 Topics Race Racism - Indigenous Peoples and Biocolonialism Harry
GRI 103 Intersectional Analysis of Identity Jackson
GRI 103 Intersectional Analysis of Identity Marigny, Jr.
GRI 201 Narratives of Identity and Difference Ahern
GRI 213 Asian Americans in the US Oda
GRI 345 US Writers of Color Escobar
GRI 379 Ethnic and Race Relations Etienne
GRI 422 Music of the African Diaspora Meadows
GRI 451 Senior Thesis I N/A
GRI 452 Senior Thesis II N/A
GRI 493 Queer History and Theory Ahern
GRI 498 GRI Internship N/A
GRI 499 GRI Independent Study N/A
HGPS 201 Concepts in Holocaust and Genocide Irujo
HGPS 421 Concepts Peace & Nonviolence Jackson
RST 101 Introduction to Religion Jackson
RST 101 Introduction to Religion (online) Absher
WMST 101 Introduction to Women's Studies Purdy
WMST 250 Introduction to Feminist Theory Purdy
WMST 300 Genders, Cultures, and Identity (online) Purdy
WMST 353 Identity Politics in the United States (online) Ring
WMST 378 Basque Transnationalism in the United States Irujo
WMST 427A Women and Literature Harvey
WMST 453 Gender & Society Gruys
WMST 462 Basque Gender Studies Ariznabarreta
WMST 453/610 Gender and Society / Topics in Gender and Culture Gruys

GRI Fall 2022 Graduate Seminars

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GRI Fall Graduate Courses
Course Number Course Title Professor
GRI 730 Theories of Oppression Gayles

GRI Fall 2022 Graduate Electives

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GRI Graduate Electives
Course Number Course Title Professor
ANTH/BASQ 614 Basque Culture Ott
ANTH 639 Seminar in Cultural Anthropology Narayanan
ANTH 654 Anthropology Saves the World! Rogozen-Soltar
ANTH 703 Graduate Seminar in Cultural Anthropology Forline
EL 702 Equity and Administration Lash
EL 756 Diversity in Higher Education Alcantar
ENG 635 Global Cinema Morse
ENG 645A The Victorian Period Hill
ENG 686A Studies in Postcolonial Literature and Theory Anam
GEOG 676 Latin America Berry
HIST 677 Culture & Society in Modern Africa Tshimanga-Kashama
HIST 679 Race and Ethnicity in American History Dorman
HIST 781 Historiography: the Americas Keller
JOUR 604 Cybersecurity, Privacy, and Surveillance Society Pain
JOUR 681 Race, Gender, and Media Running Wolf
MUS 632 Jazz Cultures Benjamin
PSC 605H International Human Rights Ostergard
PSC 607F Political Systems of China Pu
PSC 607Q Political Violence Blume
PSC 607X Suicide Terrorism Martin
PSC 731 Seminar in International Relations Pu
SOC 653 Gender and Society Gruys
SOC 705 Seminar in Social Theory Bok
SPAN 792 Special Topics in Latin American Literature Villalobos