fossil fuel divestment

Wed, Dec 7, 2016, 5:13pm
Updated Dec. 8, 3:21 a.m. Barnard’s Presidential Task Force to Examine Divestment formally recommended on Wednesday that the board of trustees fully divest the college’s endowment from coal and tar sand companies.
Tue, Nov 22, 2016, 3:01am
With just four months left at Barnard before she officially resigns, President Debora Spar has said she will
Thu, Oct 27, 2016, 2:20am
Barnard’s Presidential Task Force to Examine Divestment is conducting an in-depth economic and social analysis report on possible ways in which the college can divest from fossil fuels.
Tue, Oct 4, 2016, 1:34am
Barnard students will have one last opportunity this month at a Student Government Association town hall to directly communicate with the college’s Presidential Task Force to Examine Divestment before it officially submits its divestment analysis report and possibly recommends to the board of...
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.
Tue, Feb 23, 2016, 4:02am
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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.  
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.