Faculty | University of Nevada, Reno

NSights: Perspectives & conversations at the University of Nevada, RenoNicole Jacobs

Nicole Jacobs, associate dean of diversity and inclusion for the UNR School of Med talk about the inherent and unique challenges females still face in the profession, although gains are being made in the number of female doctors.

Read more about disparities in medicine

Anti-Hate and Bystander Trainings: two events held Tuesday, April 23

The first of two events is sponsored by ASUN and the Anti-Defamation League and will focus on how to empower campus community members to effectively respond to anti-Semitism, bias and hate of all kinds. It is scheduled from 5:15-9 p.m. in the Joe Crowley Student Union Great Room. A light meal will be provided to coincide with the time of day but still allow for discourse. Please RSVP by emailing Hannah Jackson at president@asun.unr.edu. Secondly, the University of Nevada, Reno School of Medicine Office of Diversity and Inclusion and College of Liberal Arts is proud to present the Third Annual Inclusive Medicine Series. The focus of this year's event will be on being an active bystander and presented by Lena Tenney, MPA, MEd. who is the Coordinator of Public Engagement at Kirwan Institute for the Study of Race and Ethnicity. A reception is schedule from 5-5:30 p.m. in the Pennington Health Sciences Atrium, then a presentation from 5:30-7 p.m. in the Pennington Health Sciences, Room 102. Register for this event at: https://odi-2019.eventbrite.com.

MatLab Now Free Campus-Wide Thanks to OIT and Research and Innovation

You can now access MATLAB science & engineering software at no cost under a new two-year pilot program. We are piloting this universal campus access model with MathWorks, and will be soliciting feedback on its value from you, the academic & research community. MATLAB is available in DataWorks labs, through remote services, and can be installed on University-owned, or personally-owned computers. Plus, MathWorks Support is available at no charge to all students, faculty, and researchers. For more information, contact Angela Rudolph at arudolph@unr.edu or at 775-784-4220.

Open Forum Tuesday, April 9, 3-4 p.m.: Candidate for Latino Research Center Director Position

Be a part of an opportunity to learn about and engage with this candidate for the LRC director position (internal search). The forum will take place in Edmund J. Cain Hall, Room 100, Tuesday, April 9.

Marjorie Carr
University Spotlight
Margery McKnight Carr was the only woman and the third in history to have graduated from the Mackay School of Mines in 1951...Read Full Story
NEVADA IN THE NEWSNewspaper icon

"'Shifting Borders' Addresses Family Separation, The Need For Activism" - University of Nevada, Reno Professor of Anthropology Deborah Boehm and a University of Minnesota assistant professor both discussed the impact of family separation at the border...

Read more at themacweekly.com
Get Nevada Today in your Inbox!