barnard columbia divest
Sat, Aug 23, 2014, 2:38pm
Divestment has become a hot-button issue on college campuses throughout the country over the past year, and Columbia was no exception. Student activists called on the University to divest from fossil fuels and private prison companies.
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.