ECO Newsletter: Week of September 26, 2016

Hi everyone – First things first, we would like to announce the WINNERS of the ECO raffle: Kevin Fertig Eleanor Kahn Carlos Rubio Lindsay Clark Nicole Softness Your prizes are ECO Mugs ☕, which can be picked up at the ECO General Body Meeting (details below), or, if you can’t make it, you can get your mug directly … More ECO Newsletter: Week of September 26, 2016

Food for thought from ECO on ACSRI survey

You may have seen a recent e-mail from President Bollinger announcing a new set of Columbia University Sustainability Principles. The e-mail also included a link to a (short!) survey asking for student feedback on the Advisory Committee on Socially Responsible Investing (ACSRI) proposal for divestment/non-investment in companies holding tar sands oil reserves. ECO has prepared … More Food for thought from ECO on ACSRI survey

Statement of Support for CDCJ Low Library Sit-In

We, the board of the SIPA Environmental Coalition (ECO) at Columbia University’s School of International & Public Affairs, fully support our fellow students who are currently occupying Low Library. Columbia Divest for Climate Justice (CDCJ) is on the right side of history. ECO, a coalition of SIPA graduate students and alumni, is dedicated to elevating … More Statement of Support for CDCJ Low Library Sit-In