Where are all of the women?

By Amy Koeckes Associate Director, Student Engagement Outreach The Associated Students at the University of Nevada (ASUN) student government was founded in 1898 at the University of Nevada, Reno and currently has 24 elected student government positions per academic year. Research conducted through University archives shows, in ASUN’s 100+ year history, the students have elected …

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Institutional Socialization and Difference

By Sandra Rodríguez Director of the ASUN Center for Student Engagement Whether or not Higher Education as an institution can evolve into an entity with greater depth and meaning is challenged if it is rooted in cultural hegemony, that is, the cultural dominance of one social group – the white, educated, upper class in the …

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