Diverse Community Partnerships

DRI is committed to building relationships with the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) and the communities which it serves. A key component to DRI’s diversity strategy is to involve the community through education, outreach, and partnerships with a variety of constituency organizations.

DRI's education and outreach programs include higher education student programs in cooperation with the UNR and UNLV, involvement in the K-12 STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) programs, and community education and involvement in our research.  

Outreach programs include:

Science Alive

Green Boxes for Education

Stories in the Snow

Science Distilled


DRI proudly supports and sponsors the following diversity-focused organizations:


    NSHE Diversity Data, Committees, and Summits