2020 Small Grants Award Recipients

Contact Email Sponsoring Unit Project Title RRi Areas of Emphasis
Adrienne Harrell harrell@ucsc.edu Learning & Development, Staff Human Resources Engaging Senti-Pensante for Community Healing Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Amber Parker ammparke@ucsc.edu Student Health Center - Student Health Outreach and Promotion Party Like a Slug’s Primer on Social Life at UCSC! (Alcohol and Other Drug Magazine) Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Aracely Aceves Lozano aaceves5@ucsc.edu EOP/USS UndocuResilience Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Aysha Peterson, Clara Qin, Justin Luong, Azucena Lucatero, Edith Gonzales, Chris Lang kapeterson@ucsc.edu Environmental Studies Department Diversity Committee Students of color solidarity amidst pandemic-inspired anti-Asian racism Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Cassie Isaacson clisaacs@ucsc.edu Merrill College How do I Tell My Family? A Resource for When Academics Don’t Go as Planned Harnessing Strengths, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion
Erin Aiello eaiello@ucsc.edu Ecology and Evolutionary Biology #gradlife Collective Care and Support, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging
Irene Reti ihreti@ucsc.edu University Library--Special Collections and Archives--Regional History Project Witnessing and Documenting COVID-19 at UC Santa Cruz through Oral History Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Jemzi Ortiz-Franks jortizfr@ucsc.edu Resource Center The Body, Mind and Spirit Connection: Health and Healing from a Native Perspective Social and Healing Justice
Kirsten Rudestam krudesta@ucsc.edu Sociology Resilience and Reconnection Workshops – Community, Belonging and Healing in Times of Uncertainty Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Ky Borunda kborunda@ucsc.edu Disability Resource Center Queer, Trans, Disabled Resiliency Project Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Maya Wax Cavallaro mwaxcava@ucsc.edu Student Health Outreach & Promotion (SHOP) Recovery Discussions: Demystifying 12-step Recovery Collective Care and Support, Community and Belonging
Nicole Hack nhack@ucsc.edu Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department Spotting the signs and creating a safe space: Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging
NormaAlicia Pino npino@ucsc.edu Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Healing and Social Justice: Creating Critical Consciousness and Scholarship Supporting Wellness, Action, and Building Community Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Paulette Garcia Peraza padegarc@ucsc.edu Psychology Department Women of Color CommUNITY Group Collective Care and Support, Community and Belonging
Rebecca Covarrubias rebeccac@ucsc.edu Student Success Equity Research Center Working toward educational equity: A student-led participatory action research project Harnessing Strengths, Purposeful Action, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Regina Day Langhout langhout@ucsc.edu Psychology Department Student Veterans and Critical Resilience Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Sage Alucero Juarez anjjuare@ucsc.edu LIONEL CANTÚ QUEER CENTER Project Nourish: Self-Care Gardening Kits For Queer and Trans Students Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice
Sylvanna Falcón smfalcon@ucsc.edu Research Center for the Americas in the Social Sciences Division Resiliency Needs for Human Rights Research Harnessing Strengths, Community and Belonging
Ursula Oberg uoberg@ucsc.edu Latin American and Latino Studies / Undergraduate Advising LALS Community Arts Project Harnessing Strengths, Collective Care and Support, Purposeful Action, Self-Compassion, Community and Belonging, Social and Healing Justice