Upcoming Divestment Referendum at Vassar College Ignites Climate Debate

Upcoming Divestment Referendum at Vassar College Ignites Climate Debate l The Miscellany News

By: Clark Xu, March 30, 2016

  • At Vassar College (VC), in the face of bureaucratic impediments from subcommittees of the Board of Trustees, student activists from Divest VC turned to student government (VSA) as they pursued institutional reforms aimed at environmentally responsible investment. The VSA Council will present the Fossil Fuels Divestment Campaign Resolution to the student body for referendum on April 5 at the top of the spring elections ballot.