Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice

  • The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice opens the Fall 2016 Request for Proposals.

    The Haury Program calls for proposals from University of Arizona-Community teams for seed and challenge grants and from individuals for the UA faculty fellowship and visiting fellowship programs. 

  • Haury Program Inaugural Challenge Grant April 2016

    On April 19, 2016, the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice awarded the inaugural challenge grant to K’é bee da’ahiiniita: Strength Through the Diné (Navajo) Clan System to Respond to the Gold King Mine Spill.

  • Community-University teams launch projects to green streets in South Tucson

    Tucson Clean and Beautiful and Women in Science and Engineering lead seed grants selected in Spring 2016.

  • Spring 2016 Visiting Fellowships focus on cities’ sustainability and food and water in arid lands

    The Haury Program is awarding $20,000 to visiting scholars to work with Tucson schools and participate in a fall conference hosted at the University of Arizona.

  • COMMUNITY-UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP LAUNCHES PROMOTORA WORKSHOP IN CLIMATE CHANGE

    In March 2016, Haury Program seed grant recipients, SERI and UA, began preparing promotoras to work in southern Tucson communities on issue of climate change. Dr. Monica Ramírez-Andreotta of the Department of Soil, Water and Environmental Science leads a class activity during the promotora workshop. 

  • COMMUNITY-UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP LAUNCHES PROJECT TO BUILD ON YAQUI RESILIENCY

    Maribel Alvarez, Associate Professor, UA School of Anthropology, and executive director of the Southwest Folklife Alliance launched a collaborative project with traditional Yaqui authorities in March 2016.

  • Investing in university-community projects to promote adaptability and resilience.

    The Haury Program announced the selections for its 2016 competitive grants to support partnerships between communities and University of Arizona researchers to work on solutions to social and environmental challenges.