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Weekly News Round-Up: May 10, 2019

Last night IEN members in the Boston area gathered to learn about the University of New Hampshire’s process of building an intentionally designed endowment, and to strengthen our network with some face-to-face conversation. Other opportunities to get together with peers working at the intersections of higher ed, finance, and sustainability include: Join a virtual discussion in next week’s webinar on “Future-Fit Investment Strategies,” May 14th at 11am EDT. Registration is now open for IEN’s Community Impact Investing Roundtable in Berkeley, CA on September 6th! Click here to register. IEN member organizations can also access discounted registration rates for key events throughout the year. Currently there is member pricing available for Confluence Philanthropy’s 2nd Annual Advisors Forum / Climate Solutions Summit...

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Weekly News Round-Up: May 3, 2019

This week a group of IEN members gathered in Philadelphia for a vibrant discussion and action-planning roundtable, using our network’s Intentionally Designed Endowment Roadmap as a guide. For those in Boston, please join us for our next face-to-face conversation anchored by the Roadmap, a networking event May 9 presented in partnership with the WISE-Boston (Women Investing for a Sustainable Economy) Group, and hosted by the MIT Impact Investing Initiative at MIT Sloan School of Management. Our next educational webinar will take place on May 14 at 11am EDT, discussing the Future-Fit Business Benchmark - keep an eye out early next week for more details and registration!

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 26, 2019

This week started with the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which many colleges and universities used as an opportunity to celebrate their action on climate and environmental sustainability. New IEN member Colgate University and the University of San Francisco both announced they had met carbon-neutrality goals ahead of schedule. IEN's Spring Newsletter also featured the story of Middlebury College's Energy2028 plan, which addresses sustainability holistically, including the role of the endowment, and an exclusive Q&A article on making an ESG impact through public fixed-income strategies.

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 19, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 12, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 5, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 29, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 22, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 15, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019

      Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019 Please find this week's news round-up below, including the exciting news that this week Middlebury College announced a 10-year commitment to reduce energy consumption, phase out direct fossil fuel investments in the endowment, and create new educational programs that will help to empower future generations of environmental leaders. There's still time to register for the Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit, taking place February 10-12, 2019 in Tempe, AZ.  View the full agenda here. We have an incredible group of 280 leaders registered for the Summit. The remaining spots are filling up quickly, and we hope to see you there! Have a great weekend, Nicole   Nicole Torrico (formerly Harman)Program Manager, The Intentional Endowments Networkwww.intentionalendowments.org        Sign-On Opportunities...

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Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019

      Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019 Please find this week's news round-up below, including the exciting news that this week Middlebury College announced a 10-year commitment to reduce energy consumption, phase out direct fossil fuel investments in the endowment, and create new educational programs that will help to empower future generations of environmental leaders. There's still time to register for the Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit, taking place February 10-12, 2019 in Tempe, AZ.  View the full agenda here. We have an incredible group of 280 leaders registered for the Summit. The remaining spots are filling up quickly, and we hope to see you there! Have a great weekend, Nicole   Nicole Torrico (formerly Harman)Program Manager, The Intentional Endowments Networkwww.intentionalendowments.org        Sign-On Opportunities...

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 15, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 22, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 29, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 5, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 12, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 19, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 26, 2019

This week started with the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which many colleges and universities used as an opportunity to celebrate their action on climate and environmental sustainability. New IEN member Colgate University and the University of San Francisco both announced they had met carbon-neutrality goals ahead of schedule. IEN's Spring Newsletter also featured the story of Middlebury College's Energy2028 plan, which addresses sustainability holistically, including the role of the endowment, and an exclusive Q&A article on making an ESG impact through public fixed-income strategies.

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Weekly News Round-Up: May 3, 2019

This week a group of IEN members gathered in Philadelphia for a vibrant discussion and action-planning roundtable, using our network’s Intentionally Designed Endowment Roadmap as a guide. For those in Boston, please join us for our next face-to-face conversation anchored by the Roadmap, a networking event May 9 presented in partnership with the WISE-Boston (Women Investing for a Sustainable Economy) Group, and hosted by the MIT Impact Investing Initiative at MIT Sloan School of Management. Our next educational webinar will take place on May 14 at 11am EDT, discussing the Future-Fit Business Benchmark - keep an eye out early next week for more details and registration!

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Weekly News Round-Up: May 10, 2019

Last night IEN members in the Boston area gathered to learn about the University of New Hampshire’s process of building an intentionally designed endowment, and to strengthen our network with some face-to-face conversation. Other opportunities to get together with peers working at the intersections of higher ed, finance, and sustainability include: Join a virtual discussion in next week’s webinar on “Future-Fit Investment Strategies,” May 14th at 11am EDT. Registration is now open for IEN’s Community Impact Investing Roundtable in Berkeley, CA on September 6th! Click here to register. IEN member organizations can also access discounted registration rates for key events throughout the year. Currently there is member pricing available for Confluence Philanthropy’s 2nd Annual Advisors Forum / Climate Solutions Summit...

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 12, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 19, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 26, 2019

This week started with the 50th anniversary of Earth Day, which many colleges and universities used as an opportunity to celebrate their action on climate and environmental sustainability. New IEN member Colgate University and the University of San Francisco both announced they had met carbon-neutrality goals ahead of schedule. IEN's Spring Newsletter also featured the story of Middlebury College's Energy2028 plan, which addresses sustainability holistically, including the role of the endowment, and an exclusive Q&A article on making an ESG impact through public fixed-income strategies.

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Weekly News Round-Up: April 5, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019

      Weekly News Round-Up: February 1st, 2019 Please find this week's news round-up below, including the exciting news that this week Middlebury College announced a 10-year commitment to reduce energy consumption, phase out direct fossil fuel investments in the endowment, and create new educational programs that will help to empower future generations of environmental leaders. There's still time to register for the Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit, taking place February 10-12, 2019 in Tempe, AZ.  View the full agenda here. We have an incredible group of 280 leaders registered for the Summit. The remaining spots are filling up quickly, and we hope to see you there! Have a great weekend, Nicole   Nicole Torrico (formerly Harman)Program Manager, The Intentional Endowments Networkwww.intentionalendowments.org        Sign-On Opportunities...

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 15, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 22, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: March 29, 2019

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Weekly News Round-Up: May 10, 2019

Last night IEN members in the Boston area gathered to learn about the University of New Hampshire’s process of building an intentionally designed endowment, and to strengthen our network with some face-to-face conversation. Other opportunities to get together with peers working at the intersections of higher ed, finance, and sustainability include: Join a virtual discussion in next week’s webinar on “Future-Fit Investment Strategies,” May 14th at 11am EDT. Registration is now open for IEN’s Community Impact Investing Roundtable in Berkeley, CA on September 6th! Click here to register. IEN member organizations can also access discounted registration rates for key events throughout the year. Currently there is member pricing available for Confluence Philanthropy’s 2nd Annual Advisors Forum / Climate Solutions Summit...

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Weekly News Round-Up: May 3, 2019

This week a group of IEN members gathered in Philadelphia for a vibrant discussion and action-planning roundtable, using our network’s Intentionally Designed Endowment Roadmap as a guide. For those in Boston, please join us for our next face-to-face conversation anchored by the Roadmap, a networking event May 9 presented in partnership with the WISE-Boston (Women Investing for a Sustainable Economy) Group, and hosted by the MIT Impact Investing Initiative at MIT Sloan School of Management. Our next educational webinar will take place on May 14 at 11am EDT, discussing the Future-Fit Business Benchmark - keep an eye out early next week for more details and registration!

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