fossil fuel divestment
Thu, Sep 8, 2016, 5:16am
Barnard’s board of trustees will vote this spring whether or not to divest the college’s endowment from fossil fuels—but no matter the outcome, the decision will largely be a symbolic, rather than financial, move for Barnard.
Thu, Apr 14, 2016, 4:37am
The Earth Institute’s recent statement is yet another reason for Columbia to fully divest from fossil fuels.
SGA looks to create proposal for alternative winter break housing policy, issues statement in support of fossil fuel divestment
Tue, Feb 23, 2016, 4:02am
Here’s what you need to know from Barnard Student Government Association’s Monday meeting. Winter break housing policy
96 percent of 24 percent of Barnard student body vote in favor of fossil fuel divestment, according to SGA referendum
Sun, Jan 31, 2016, 9:17pm
Updated Feb. 11, 9:18 a.m. Approximately 96 percent of Barnard students who participated in a college-wide referendum hosted by Barnard’s Student Government Association voted in favor of the college divesting from fossil fuels.
Thu, Dec 10, 2015, 3:39am
Barnard’s board of trustees unanimously voted on Wednesday to create a Presidential Task Force on Divestment, a decision that marks the college’s first official step toward considering fossil fuel divestment.
Divest Barnard to present Barnard Committee on Investments with set of suggested next steps for fossil fuel divestment
Mon, Dec 7, 2015, 9:02pm
Updated Nov. 9, 2:51 p.m. Members of Divest Barnard will present a set of suggested next steps regarding fossil fuel divestment to Barnard’s Committee on Investments on Tuesday.
Wed, Dec 2, 2015, 12:21am
Columbia Divest for Climate Justice’s focus on divestment activism is misguided.
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.