Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice

Haury Program to Host UA/Community Dialogue on Social Justice

***The Community Dialogue has filled! Thank you for an overwhelming response.***

The Haury Program invites University of Arizona faculty, staff and students, community non-profits and others working on environmental and social justice issues to a large group dialogue. The Center for Community Dialogue will facilitate the dialogue. The Haury Program is seeking a diversity of voices to address social justice in our community. Your voices are crucial to developing the Haury Program strategic plan for the next five years. Questions on social justice issues, actions an...

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Spring 2017 Visiting and Faculty Fellows

Visiting Fellow            

Credit: KathyJetnil-Kijiner website

Congratulations to our newest Visiting Fellow, Kathy Jetñil-Kijiner. Jetñil-Kijiner is a well known climate communicator recognized most notably for her performance of her poem, “Dear Matafele Peinem”, which she wrote to her young daughter. The Haury Program is ple...

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Spring 2017 Seed Grants

Seed Grants
The Haury Program awards 2-4 Seed Charitable Grants each year to projects that create teams of university and community members to seek solutions to social justice and environmental problems. These projects should demonstrate sustainability and foster authentic relationships between the University of Arizona and the wider community. The Haury Program congratulates three recipients during this award cycle.                                    ...
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Next Generation Communications Initiative Awards Summer 2017

One of the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice’s Next Generation Communications Initiative awards, is to the University of Arizona’s (UA) James E. Rogers College of Law’s Environmental Law Society (ELS). The student-led ELS is working to establish funding for social justice, public interest internships. The Haury Program award supports four law students who are interning during Summer 2017 with social justice and environmental organizations. The students want to advocate for a cause they are passionate ...
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Community-University Teams Launch Projects to Green Streets in South Tucson

The Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice is pleased to announce its awarded Spring 2016 Seed Grant project recipients: Green Streets in South Tucson, led by Katie Gannon, and The Bio/Diversity Project: Fostering Interest and Diversity in Environmental Science through the Lens of Biodiversity, led by Jill Williams.


Proposals for seed funding include both University of Arizona (UA) and community partners. These grants allow new projects and programs to address systemic change in environmental and social justice challenges. T...

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