Life After Divestment: On Stanford’s Decision To Reject Fossil Free Stanford’s Demands

Life After Divestment: On Stanford’s Decision To Reject Fossil Free Stanford’s Demands (Opinion) l The Stanford Review

By: Andrew Han, April 25, 2016

  • On Monday, Stanford’s Board of Trustees decided not to divest from the fossil fuel industry. Their decision followed renewed efforts by Fossil Free Stanford (FFS) this academic year to pressure our endowment to divest, including a week-long sit-in outside of President Hennessy’s office in the fall and a recent campaign encouraging undergraduate seniors and recent alumni to withhold donations.