One goes to UNLV Department of History for "The Coffin Ship: Irish Migration, Mortality, and Memory in Global Perspective, 1845 - 1855." Project director is Cian McMahon. McMahon was just on KNPR radio explaining St. Patricks Day.
Community College of Southern Nevada gets support for "Linking with Latin America: An NEH Bridging Cultures Project." The two-year faculty study will develop courses in Latin American and Caribbean studies at CSN, a partnership with the University of Pittsburgh's Center for Latin American. Project Director is Lester Tanaka. Here is Tanaka 2012 TEDxCalicoCanyon talk on Aligning integrity with identity.