Creative responses to the crisis: Ways Ahead for the University, A small grant program for UCSC:

The SCFA awarded grants to three projects and has invited several more applicants to resubmit their applications. In the first round of grants, we encouraged applicants to incorporate the actions of the March 1 UCSC protests and the March 5 mobilization to Sacramento into their projects. SCFA focused on funding social practice art works that were compelling, smart, creative, and innovative. Drawing from the grant applications that were received, the grant committee felt these projects had the most potential to meet the SCFA’s goals for drawing attention to, and educating people about, the challenges our University faces. Project 1 – Rebuilding the Public University,  Kyle McKinley, Madeline Lane and Nick Lally. A convivial and relaxed space was created on the […]