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Monday | Chronicle.com

Pitzer College to Take Fossil-Fuel Divestment a Few Steps Further

Jess Grady-Benson, a senior at Pitzer College, and Donald P. Gould, a trustee, were members of a working group the Board of Trustees created to discuss divesting.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Kos

Meanwhile, in college campuses across America

Pitzer College agreed to divest almost all of the school's investments in fossil-fuel stocks by year-end while saying it plans to create a sustainability fund.

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Related Topix: University of Southern Maine, Anthropology, Science, Inventions, Science / Technology, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Business Wire

Pitzer College and Robert Redford Announce Breakthrough Fossil Fuel Divestment-Climate Action Model

Pitzer College is the first higher education institution in Southern California to commit to divesting its endowment of fossil fuel stocks.

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Related Topix: Activism, Energy

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Digital Post Production

Scripps College Presents Scripps Dances

SCRIPPS DANCES , the annual spring concert of the Scripps College Dance Department featuring original dance pieces choreographed by students and faculty, will take place April 11 at 8 p.m. and April 12 at 2 p.m. and 8 p.m. in Garrison Theater of the Scripps College Performing Arts Center.

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Related Topix: Scripps College, Theater

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The Daily Campus

Conference call unattended by UConn students, university worries

The Council on Foreign Relations, offered by the University of Connecticut Honors Program, provided a modern day look at violence in the Democratic Republic of the Congo via a conference call, but not one UConn student was present.

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Related Topix: University of Connecticut, Congo, Africa, University of New Mexico

Library Journal

Open Access as Undergraduate Pedagogy | Backtalk

Librarians and faculty have long been using OA as a way to challenge for-profit publishing monopolies and the barriers they create to the transmission, distribution, and consumption of information.

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Related Topix: Libraries, Reed College, Pomona College, Opinion

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