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Vassar must divest to take a stand against oppression

By GABE DUNSMITH AND ERIN BOSS – 8 years ago

Following the Vassar Student Association’s resolution to support divestment from fossil fuels, the Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign could not be more excited about moving towards positive social change on Vassar’s…

VSA Council endorses twice-tabled divestment resolution

By NOBLE INGRAM – 8 years ago

On Sunday, Feb. 24, the Vassar Student Assocation (VSA) passed a resolution, proposed by the Vassar College Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign in conjunction with the Vassar Greens, that supports divesting…

VSA ruminates on divestment resolution

By LEIGHTON SUEN – 8 years ago

On Sunday, Feb. 17, the resolution in support of divestment from fossil fuel industries was proposed for a second time in Vassar Student Association (VSA) Council, and subsequently tabled again…

Divestment proposal gains speed

By BETHAN JOHNSON – 8 years ago

Last week, the Fossil Fuel Divestment Campaign, an offshoot of the Vassar Greens, worked to increase its visibility by holding a teach-in and introducing a resolution to the VSA Council…

Divestment economics good for VC

By GABE DUNSMITH – 8 years ago

T he economics of fossil fuel divestment show good signs for Vassar. A recent report from the Aperio Group, an investment management firm, claims that the risk to colleges’ endowments…