Liliana Jeanine Epps

Undergraduate Student

Environmentalists of Color Collective at UCLA


Bio

Liliana Jeanine Epps (she/her/hers) is a second-year Gender Studies Major and Geography/Environmental Studies Minor at the University of California, Los Angeles. She is a queer multi-racial womxn who was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Liliana’s role in UCLA’s Environmentalists of Color Collective includes interviewing students for their Climate Justice video project along with helping plan their 2018 Climate Justice Forum happening May 8th. When Liliana is not studying, planning on-campus events or working to dismantle the patriarchy, you can find her making music, writing poetry, dancing, or cuddling with her two cats.

Projects

Environmentalists of Color Collective at UCLA

The Environmentalists of Color Collective at UCLA was brought together as a means of challenging the white-dominated conventions of the contemporary environmentalism movement by promoting and co-creating a healing space for marginalized identities to unpack, discuss, and organize for diversity and inclusivity within the mainstream environmentalism movement.