UCLA senior Valeree Catangay recognized for environmental justice advocacy

October 16, 2018

On October 16, 2018, UCLA senior Valeree Catangay was honored with the Brower Youth Award, an annual national award that recognizes young leaders in the environmental movement. Catangay co-founded the Environmentalists of Color Collective, UCLA’s first environmental justice club. The club advocates for environmentalism to include narratives of communities and people of color.

Read more about Catangay’s accomplishments in the UCLA Newsroom article.