fossil fuel divestment
Tue, Nov 24, 2015, 8:11pm
Following its rejection of Columbia Divest for Climate Justice’s fossil fuel divestment proposal, the Advisory Committee for Socially Responsible Investing will refocus its attention on its own divestment proposal that seeks to target publicly traded companies that dispute the science behind cli
Wed, Nov 18, 2015, 5:25am
Last month, Columbia Divest for Climate Justice submitted a new fossil fuel divestment proposal to the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing.
Fri, Oct 23, 2015, 3:47am
As students across the country campaign for their institutions to divest from fossil fuels, a new student group, DivestJTS, is pushing for the Jewish Theological Seminary to do the same.
Spar announces first computer science professorship, talks campus accessibility and fossil fuel divestment at Barnard SGA meeting
Tue, Oct 13, 2015, 1:17am
Barnard President Debora Spar discussed improvement in STEM, campus accessibility, fossil fuel divestment, and the winter break housing policy at SGA’s Monday meeting.
Wed, Oct 7, 2015, 9:11pm
The Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing will consider a new CDCJ proposal urging fossil fuel divestment, almost a year and half after rejecting a similar proposal.
Fri, Feb 27, 2015, 8:01am
Twitter debate over whether this dress is blue and black or white and gold has us questioning everything. Is our school color really Columbia blue or are we actually Brown?
Thu, Oct 30, 2014, 5:14am
If Columbia agrees to BCD’s demands for divestment, the Fund for a Responsible Columbia will be deposited into the University’s endowment. If Columbia doesn’t, the money will be used to fund environmental student groups on campus.
Wed, May 14, 2014, 4:16pm
The Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing voted not to support Barnard Columbia Divest’s proposal to divest from fossil fuel companies because the proposal did not meet ACSRI’s criteria for divestment.
Wed, Apr 23, 2014, 2:24am
BCD planned a series of talks and activities throughout the day and encouraged professors to hold classes outside with the goal of transforming Columbia into an “Earth university” for Earth Day.
Wed, Apr 16, 2014, 11:08pm
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