Stories

Stories

Learn how the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice is helping forge partnerships between Southwestern communities and the University of Arizona. Meet our student scholars. See the outcomes of the projects and work we've helped support.  

The stories below are the names, faces, hearts and minds of the Haury Program and the best way to understand who we are and what we support.

Spotlights - 23 February 2021

Arizona 4-H is creating curricula for sustainable bioeconomy in partnership with New Mexico State University and Tribal Communities.

Through its education pipeline, the Haury Program invests in educational programs that deliver project-based learning activities that are culturally relevant to students'...

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Haury Profile - 7 January 2021

Kirena Tsosie, University of New Mexico Water Resources Program.

’Ádóone’é nishłígíí ’éí Tséníjíkiní nishłį. Táchii’nii’éí bá shíchíín. Naakai Dine’é ’éí dashicheii nááná Tł‘ízíłání’éí dashinálí. The clan I belong to...

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Outcomes - 14 December 2020

Navajo Safe Water Project: Protecting Navajo People's Health

The Water Access Coordination Group (WACG) work, led by the Navajo Nation and the Indian Health Service, is a significant undertaking to assess water wells and water...

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Spotlights - 12 November 2020

Youth Border Startup Launches Sustainable Soap Product

Students from Ambos Nogales (Nogales, AZ, and Nogales, Sonora), launched their highly anticipated “Rescue Bar” on October 17th via Instagram live. The Rescue Bar is a soap...

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Haury Profile - 27 October 2020

Miguel Moreno, candidate for Juris Doctor at the UArizona James E. Rogers College of Law

Miguel Moreno is a candidate for Juris Doctor at the UArizona James E. Rogers College of Law. He focuses on protecting and promoting Indigenous peoples' rights and is...

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Outcomes - 20 October 2020

Two Demo Water Filtration Systems Were Successfully Installed on Navajo Nation and Hopi Tribe

The Air to Water Technology Demonstration Site in Navajo Nation & the Water Bus–Water Treatment System in Shipaulovi, Hopi Tribe projects led by Jing Luo, Apex Applied...

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