barnard columbia divest

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.

Sun, May 11, 2014, 12:18pm

Student groups have ramped up efforts this semester to pressure the University to divest from fossil fuels to private prison companies.

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.

Thu, Apr 3, 2014, 4:13am

Sammy Roth investigates Columbia’s sustainability efforts and examines how we measure up to other universities.

Thu, Nov 14, 2013, 3:38am

Members and advocates of Barnard Columbia Divest gathered on Low Plaza Tuesday evening to show support for their initiative while group representatives met with the University’s Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing.

Mon, Oct 21, 2013, 2:29am


Wed, Oct 16, 2013, 2:09am

For the first time in Columbia College history, students will be asked to vote on a ballot initiative emanating from a student group.

Fri, Oct 11, 2013, 2:23am

If 10 percent of Columbia College students sign a petition for Columbia to divest from the fossil fuel industry, Columbia’s very first ballot initiative may take place this semester.

Sun, Mar 3, 2013, 6:48pm

All people have a right to fight to protect themselves from the threat of climate change.

Wed, Feb 20, 2013, 12:52am

Among the 40,000 people rallying for action on the Keystone XL Pipeline this weekend in Washington D.C. were a group of Columbia and Barnard students who joined the call.