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Harvard ‘Pausing’ Investments in Some Fossil Fuels

​Harvard Management Company’s head of natural resources Colin Butterfield said that Harvard is “pausing” investments in some fossil fuels.

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.

Georgios Kaminis

Mayor of Athens Urges Support for European Union

“I strongly believe in the European project and I want my country to be part of Europe," the mayor of Athens said.

Student Groups

Young Activists Rally in Boston Common

“As a generation, I know we have a long way to go. We can no longer sit quietly in the sidelines," Scott Kall ’20 said.


After Health Care Bill Failure, Experts Grapple with Future of Mass. Care

“We really dodged a huge bullet on Friday, but it is definitely not over," one Massachusetts health care executive said.

Former Taiwanese President Ma Ying-jeou

Former Taiwanese President Speaks Out for Improved China-Taiwan Relations

​Former President of Taiwan Ma Ying-jeou discussed his experience in public service and reaffirmed Taiwan’s commitment to improving relations with mainland China at a lecture on Monday.


Food Studies Scholars Advocate Eco-Friendly Changes

​Scholars from the Greater Boston area came together Friday to present interdisciplinary research on global food system, with many arguing for fundamental changes in order to protect the environment.

Harvard Kennedy School

Kennedy School Visiting Scholar Discusses Poverty and the Environment

Kennedy School visiting scholar Christopher B. Barrett argued that “poverty traps” often contribute to environmental degradation.