Women of Influence

By Karen Ortega Top winners of Women of Influence Awards were recognized during special luncheon to draw attention to the inspirational and impactful works they do. The Women’s Alliance, which supports the education and empowerment of women, in collaboration with the Office of Community Relations, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs, held an event on April 14 […]

Moms are Amazing

By Charles LaRocca Mother’s Day is a time for reflection and appreciation. Moms on campus are juggling school, work and kids with grace and ambition, though it can be challenging. There are many mothers who are full-time students at College of Southern Nevada. Being moms in college requires perseverance and desire to pursue something greater […]

Clubs Create Community on Campus

By Heidy Fernandez Club Rush’s Howl-O-Week events encouraged students to join clubs on campus. Oct. 24 to 27, events were held on College of Southern Nevada’s three main campuses. This year’s carnivals captured the Halloween spirit providing free food and candy, raffles, entertainment, a rock-climbing wall, inflatable-obstacle courses and a chance for students to join […]

MobileSAFETY app

By Dakota Hallaway New safety app launched at College of Southern Nevada to ensure critical information and security options are available for students, faculty and staff. MobileSAFETY app, which can be downloaded to any smartphone, provides quick options for people to access help including: emergency contacts that has phone numbers for security and police, safety […]

Campus Name Change

By Torya Moore College of Southern Nevada’s Cheyenne campus recently had its name changed to North Las Vegas campus. City of North Las Vegas’ Mayor John Lee along with CSN’s President Michael Richards are pleased with the recent change. “We are thrilled that the College of Southern Nevada has decided to move forward with this […]

Unisex Bathrooms are Important

By Courtney Downs Unisex bathrooms are available for transgender students at College of Southern Nevada. A unisex bathroom, which has one toilet in its own room, is available for use by male, female or gender non-conforming students, which don’t align with male or female genders. Think of a unisex bathroom as a family bathroom. It […]

Dean Adlish Helps Treat Patients with Tropical Diseases in Peru

By Iginio Hernandez Treating tropical diseases in the Amazon is a passion of John Adlish, a dean at College of Southern Nevada, who spent the past decade helping patients in Peru. Adlish spoke about his experiences during a recent Postcards from Abroad presentation on Sept. 21 at the Charleston campus. He shared his stories about […]

Club on Campus Advocates Safe Sex

By Agnes Ndaba Gender and Sexuality Alliance, a student club on campus, plans to distribute safe-sex kits. GSA is a club aimed at providing socialization, support and advocacy for students who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer at College of Southern Nevada. The group discusses issues and concerns amongst members and provides special events, […]

Appreciate Diversity

By Jordan Johnson Diversity Day at College of Southern Nevada provided training sessions for faculty, staff and students to increase their cultural awareness, appreciation and aptitude. The Office of Community Relations, Diversity and Multicultural Affairs holds Diversity Day each semester. On Oct. 16, the welcome commenced with CSN’s President Michael Richards and then seven break-out […]

Why Wait in Line, CoyoteQ Can Save You Time

By Paulina Carrillo CoyoteQ is a new virtual system implemented at College of Southern Nevada that enables students to get in line for services by logging in to hold their spots rather than standing in line. The Q allows students to reserve a spot for many services: registrar, financial aid, testing center, cashier, disability resource […]