At FAS meeting, Harvard Faculty Vote 179-20 in Favor of Divestment

From The Crimson: Harvard Faculty Vote in Favor of Divestment 179-20 From The Washington Post: Harvard faculty votes overwhelmingly to call for divesting endowment from fossil fuels From WBUR: Largest Harvard Faculty Group Votes For Divestment In Fossil Fuels From Harvard Magazine: Climate-Change Advocacy Intensifies

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Harvard-Yale Game

Statement of Support forDivest Harvard – Divest Yale Action November 25, 2019 We fully support the actions undertaken by Divest Harvard and Fossil Free Yale and by the Yale Endowment Justice Coalition at the Harvard-Yale football game on November 23. We join the student activists in asserting that Harvard Management Corporation’s continued investment in the […]

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Ad Hoc Committee on Harvard Divestment: Open Letter to President Bacow and Fellows

October 24, 2019 Mr. William LeeSenior Fellow, Harvard Corporationc/o WilmerHale60 State StreetBoston, MA 02109 President Lawrence BacowMassachusetts Hall, Harvard UniversityCambridge, MA 02138 Dear Bill and Larry: As the global climate crisis accelerates at previously unanticipated rates – a fact confirmed by scientific reports of the last twelve months and specially the last six – we […]

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Supporting Statement

December 12, 2018 With a new president inaugurated, one long trained in environmental matters, and with more than five years lapsed since the stated policy of the Harvard Corporation to continue business as usual in fossil fuel investments, the Corporation now has the opportunity to readjust that position, coming closer to, say, Stanford, which has […]

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Faculty Letter of 2014

Original Signatories: 93 Signatories as of August 2017: 276 Faculty of Harvard University to the President and Fellows April 10, 2014 Our University invests in the fossil fuel industry: this is for us the central issue.  We now know that fossil fuels cause climate change of unprecedented destructive potential.  We also know that many in […]

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We are live! Spread the word!

This is a big day for the Divest Harvard campaign as faculty, students, and alumni strengthen the call for fossil fuel divestment at Harvard. If you are on Facebook, like us at Facebook.com/HarvardFacultyDivest. Follow us on Twitter at Twitter.com/FacultyDivest.    

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