UCI Community Resilience is hiring a project manager Overview UC-wide faculty, staff, and community trainers for the Student Leadership Institute for Climate Resilience Based at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), Community Resilience is a unit within the UCI Office of Sustainability. Community Resilience brings together teams of [...]
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.
New video with dancers’ commentary: Check out this interview between UCI Community Resilience director Abby Reyes, UCI Dance Professor S. Ama Wray, and dancers from the 2019 premier of “Hire” Knowledge and the Anthropocene.
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 [...]
2018-19 Community Resilience Fellows Please join us in welcoming the 2018-19 Community Resilience Student Fellows. Navjyot (Navi) Gill Navjyot Gill is a second-year Ph.D. student in the Criminology, Law and Society department at UC Irvine and a Eugene Cota-Robles Fellow. She graduated from UC Berkeley with Honors and received her [...]
Words of Wild Survival: Wombs, Wounds, Wastelands, Water Words of Wild Survival: Wombs, Wounds, Wastelands, Water took place on Friday, September 14, 2018, from 9:00 am - 1:00 pm. The public conference convened in UCI's Humanities Gateway, Room 1010, and featured creative writing about African, African American, Latinx, and Native American responses to ecological [...]
SISL 18: A Glimpse into the Next Generation of Sustainability Leaders By Isabelle and Yasmine. Sep 6, 2018. Within a weekend during summer break, incoming UCI freshman and transfer students from diverse backgrounds came together to share their experience as well as better understand the interrelation between community resilience and sustainability. A cohort of [...]