At its Winter 2022 meeting, the Foundation’s Board of Trustees awarded fellowships of $16,000 each for the following faculty projects:

“Engagement with Racial Equity Work Among Student Affairs Professionals in Southern California,” Adriana Ruiz Alvarado, University of Redlands

“Local government agency obstacles and opportunities for neighborhood resilience hubs,” Brian Cole, University of California, Los Angeles

“Creating the Southern California Coast: An Environmental History of Coastal Engineering and Transformation,” Joanna Dyl, Pomona College

“Predicting Asian American Elderly Help-seeking During Covid-19: A theory of planned behavior approach,” Sharon Goto, Pomona College

“Crime in the face of Gentrification in Los Angeles,” Devika Hazra, California State University, Los Angeles

“Debt Collection Cases in Los Angeles County Courts,” Eric Helland, Claremont McKenna College

“Building teacher capacity to design and enact science teaching for equity and justice,” Jarod Kawasaki, California State University, Dominguez Hills

“Local Control Accountability Plans and Los Angeles Charter School Community Engagement in the COVID Era,” David Menefee-Libey, Pomona College

“Latina/o/x Resistance and Activism across Generations in the San Gabriel Valley,” Gilda Ochoa, Pomona College

“Assessing the role of housing affordability in characterizing COVID-19 spread among vulnerable populations in the LA region,” Avipsa Roy, University of California, Irvine

“Unhappy Compromises: Feminist Activism in a Fractured Welfare State,” Benjamin Weiss, Occidental College