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Please I'd Like to  Grow: Conversations & Reflections on Student Activism at UNLV

Please I'd Like to Grow: Conversations & Reflections on Student Activism at UNLV

The University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries will host a panel discussion on the history of student activism at the university on Sunday, Nov. 20 from 2-4 p.m. in the Goldfield Room of Lied Library.

 

Panels includes:

 
  • Michael Curtis, Black Student Organization, UNLV student

  • Briceida Hernandez-Toledo, Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlan (MEChA), Spectrum, UNLV student

  • Robert Leavitt, Vietnam Veteran, former Rebel Yell photographer, UNLV alumnus

  • Tara Pike-Nordstrom, Recycling Manager and Campus Sustainability Coordinator, UNLV alumna

  • Anita Revilla, Ph.D., Associate Professor and Director of Interdisciplinary Degree Programs, UNLV

 

The panel will be moderated by Heidi Johnson, social sciences librarian. 

 

The exhibit is hosted in conjunction with “Please I’d Like To Grow: 60 Years of Student Activism at UNLV,” an exhibit curated by Johnson from archival materials in Special Collections at UNLV University Libraries. The exhibit is on display in Lied Library through December.

 

The panel discussion is free and open to the public.

If you have any special accommodation needs, please contact Lonnie Marshall in the UNLV University Libraries Administration Office at 702-895-4517 or lonnie.marshall@unlv.edu in advance. 

Date:
Sunday, November 20, 2016
Time:
2:00pm - 4:00pm
Location:
Lied Library - Goldfield Room - 3rd floor
Campus:
UNLV
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