Divestment

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - HMC Office
Endowment

Despite Divest Cheers, Harvard Maintains Investment Approach

After a Harvard Management Company official said that the natural resources portfolio is "pausing" investments in fossil fuels, the University maintained that the remarks did not represent a change in investment strategy.

Naomi Klein
On Campus

Activist Calls White House 'Subsidiary of Exxon Mobil' at Cambridge Church

I think it is fair to say that the US government is now wholly owned subsidiary of ExxonMobil and the Trump Organization of course,” said environmental activist Naomi Klein.

Massachusetts Hall
College

New Campus Group Calls for Private Prison Divestment

Students have launched a new effort urging Harvard to divest—this time taking aim at the University’s holdings in private prison stocks.

Divest Harvard Rally
On Campus

Divest Harvard Rally

Isa C. Flores-Jones ’19 speaks in front of University Hall during Divest Harvard’s rally on Wednesday afternoon. Divest Harvard members blockaded the doors to the administrative building as a part of their protest to pressure Harvard to divest university endowment from coal and fossil fuel companies.

Tal Becker
On Campus

Photos of the Day 03.30.2017

Divest Harvard Blockade
University Finances

Divest Harvard Blockade

Kirsi Anselmi-Stith '18 holds up a Divest Harvard banner in front of University Hall. Around 20 members of the group blockaded entrances to the building Wednesday morning in protest of Harvard's decision not to divest from the coal industry.

Divest Harvard Rally
University Finances

Divest Harvard Blockades University Hall

Around 20 members of Divest Harvard blockaded entrances to University Hall Wednesday in protest of Harvard’s stance on investing in the coal industry.

Divest Harvard
University Finances

Divest Harvard Plans to Blockade Massachusetts Hall

Divest Harvard is planning to occupy Massachusetts Hall next week in protest of Harvard’s decision not to divest from the coal industry.

Divest
Harvard Kennedy School

Divest

Divest Harvard protesters picketed outside the Harvard Kennedy School Thursday evening.

Divest
Harvard Kennedy School

Divest Harvard Activists Protest Kennedy School Film Screening

​Several members of environmental activist group Divest Harvard quietly carried signs outside a Kennedy School film series screening sponsored by Shell Oil Company.

Inaugurate A New Harvard
Protests

Inaugurate A New Harvard

Jonathan S. Roberts '17 addresses the crowd at the 'Inaugurate A New Harvard' rally from the steps of University Hall.

Inaugurate A New Harvard
Protests

Inaugurate A New Harvard

Michael C. A. Leonard ‘17 holds a “Divest Harvard” sign as he listens to the speeches at the event.

Breakfast with Divest
College

Breakfast with Divest

Members of Divest Harvard pass out cider and donuts and discuss fossil fuel divestment with students on the steps of Memorial Church Wednesday morning.

HUDS Contract Announcement
College

Photos of the Day 10.26.16

College

Harvard Corp. Leaders Tell Divest Activists University Moving Away from Coal

While Corporation members maintained during the meeting that Harvard will not divest from the fossil fuel industry, they did say the University is currently not investing in the coal industry.