Summer 2020 – Fall 2021 Events Click to download PDF Check out Community Resilience events during Summer 2020 through Fall 2021
The work required of us is to shift the white supremacist gaze to see what is actually happening here. I write to tell some stories from our work at the University of California, Irvine, to help connect some of these dots in a manner that points towards action.
Community Resilience highlighted in UCI's 2019 Sierra ranking Sierra magazine has named the University of California, Irvine No. 1 in the nation and No. 2 overall in its annual “Cool Schools” ranking of sustainability leaders among U.S. and Canadian colleges. Thompson Rivers University in British Columbia got the top spot. Today’s [...]
Environmental Justice Writing Award Ceremony Click to download as PDF The 2019 UCI Courageous and Transformative Action for Environmental Justice Writing Awards Ceremony took place on Tuesday, June 4, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm at the Humanities Gateway, Room 1010. The ceremony included readings from select [...]
Join the 2019-20 Community Resilience Student Team 2017-18 student fellows from across the UC convene in an outdoor classroom during a leadership training intensive led by UCI Community Resilience Projects UCI Community Resilience Projects invites student applicants to join the 2019-20 Community Resilience student team. Participating students will receive an academic [...]
Cultural Strategies for Environmental Justice Visiting Hip-Hop Artist Will See January 21-25, 2019 Will See is a hip-hop artist, poet-MC, environmental justice (EJ) activist, and cultural worker from Detroit. He brings attention to issues of environment, race and class through his art and activism. He worked as Co-Director of the East Michigan Environmental [...]
New Report on Equity Dimensions of Cap-and-Trade Investment in Orange County UCI Community Resilience Projects recently published a new report, Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund Investments in and around Orange County: Observations on Place, Purse, and Politics. The purpose of this report is to increase understanding of current Greenhouse Gas Reduction Fund (GGRF) investment trends [...]
Climate Refugees Storytelling Project at UCI Receives Award Congratulations to UCI historian Kristina Shull and Community Initiatives for Visiting Immigrants in Confinement (CIVIC) on their 2017 grant from the Critical Refugee Studies Collective at UC San Diego. UCI Community Resilience is supporting Dr. Shull to carry out the awarded project, Climate Refugees: Environmental Justice [...]