Mon, Apr 18, 2016, 11:52pm
Columbia University’s refusal to divest from fossil fuels—an ephemeral resource—demonstrates the school’s willingness to ignore the wishes of its faculty and students.
Mon, Apr 18, 2016, 12:43am
A lot has happened since Thursday regarding Columbia Divest for Climate Justice’s protest for fossil fuel divestment and occupation of Low Library.
Fri, Apr 15, 2016, 11:21pm
Nine members of Columbia Divest for Climate Justice are continuing to occupy Low Library after a visit from rules administrator Suzanne Goldberg on Friday night.
Fri, Apr 15, 2016, 12:00am
The divestment protest will continue until Bollinger complies.
Thu, Mar 10, 2016, 1:21am
Divest Barnard is hopeful about its campaign’s current progress and call on student, faculty, and alumni support to strengthen their position.
Wed, Mar 2, 2016, 2:05am
Updated March 2, 7:43 p.m.
Tue, Feb 9, 2016, 3:55am
Barnard’s Presidential Task Force to Examine Divestment, officially launched on Monday with a panel of industry experts discussing the implications of and next steps
Wed, Nov 11, 2015, 4:04am
Divestment, although not a solution to climate change, helps send the symbolic message to fossil fuel companies an the world, just like Obama's veto of the Keystone XL.
Mon, Nov 9, 2015, 12:32am
As Columbia continues to scrutinize the merits of divestment, the effectiveness of the act has been called into question, following concerns surrounding the impossibility of fully divesting from an industry and the largely symbolic significance of the act.
Thu, Oct 22, 2015, 9:00pm
Exactly 0.1 percent of Barnard’s endowment has been invested in coal for the first time this June.