Becker College Aims for High Impact Investments

Becker College Aims for High Impact Investments l University Business

By: Tim Goral, April, 2016

  • With college students increasingly calling on schools to divest endowments from fossil fuels, Becker College in Massachusetts became the first institution to mandate that all of its investments generate a positive impact on society—and a targeted financial return. “As a college that is educating the next generation of global citizens, prepared to solve our most pressing social problems, we are proactively aligning our entire portfolio with our mission, values and vision,” Becker President Robert E. Johnson said in a statement.