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Alumni Trustee Hopeful Calls Divestment Financially ‘Prudent’

Members of the Board of Trustees may propagate a “tunnel vision” perspective on divestment...

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Cornell Alumni Petition to Join Trustee Board, Promise to Advance Carbon Neutrality

Cornell’s diversity and international standing present a unique opportunity to inspire and lead on this issue...

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Study Supports Cornell Trustees’ Vote Against Divestment, Cites ‘Substantial Costs’

These frictional costs of divestment are large enough to impose substantial costs on institutions that decide to divest...

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Op Ed: Cornell’s Legacy in the 21st Century

As proud Cornelians, we too should be concerned about creating a lasting legacy we can be proud of in the 21st century in the midst of climate change...

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Op Ed: Yale Divests, and Cornell Fights a Rising Tide

The question now is not if Cornell will divest, but whether Cornell will be one of the first Ivies to divest, or one of the last....

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Many Cornellians ‘Disappointed’ by Trustee Divestment Decision

"...For the sake of Cornell’s financial future, we should be getting out of fossil fuel extraction while the getting is still good..."

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Cornell Trustees Vote Against Fossil Fuel Divestment

Decision comes after a series of resolutions passed by shared governance organizations...

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Cornell Trustees Vote Against Fossil Fuel Divestment; Introduce New Guidelines

The newly approved standards for divestment say that the board will only divest from companies if their actions are morally reprehensible...

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Cornellians Debate Fossil Fuel Divestment

Students, faculty and University Assembly members gathered Monday to debate whether the University should divest its endowment from the fossil fuel industry...

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Students Stage ‘Die-In’ to Encourage Cornell to Divest

Participants pretended to be dead victims of climate change and fossil fuel extraction at the die-in...