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Contando historias del sur de Nevada: A UNLV Research Week and Hispanic Heritage Month Event

Contando historias del sur de Nevada: A UNLV Research Week and Hispanic Heritage Month Event

Join the Greenspun College of Urban Affairs and the University Libraries in recognizing the Latinx Voices of Southern Nevada oral history project. The student-led project now has a KUNV Radio podcast that features interviews with dozens of Nevada's Latinx community. Three members of the Latinx community will join student historians in a live panel discussion at this event. 

Student Historians 

  • Monserrath Hernández
  • Nathalie Martinez 
  • Elsa Lopez 

Panelists 

  • Cisco Aguilar, Chairman, Cristo Rey St. Viator High School
  • Tom Rodriguez, Hispanic Historian/Author/Activist 
  • Mayra Salinas-Menjivar, Attorney

Latinx Voices of Southern Nevada interview transcripts are housed in UNLV Special Collections and Archives and will be made accessible online through the UNLV Libraries website. 

The event is a UNLV Research Week and Hispanic Heritage Month event and is free and open to the public.

To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please contact Lonnie Marshall at lonnie.marshall@unlv.edu or 702-895-4517.

Date:
Monday, October 14, 2019
Time:
1:00pm - 3:00pm
Location:
Greenspun Hall (GUA)- Auditorium- 1st floor
Campus:
UNLV
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