SFCC plans to spend the summer working on a proposal that will flesh out the argument behind the climate change referendum which received support from 70 percent of voting students.
Passage of divestment referendum shows student desire for University that values environment more than illusion of neutrality.
Students should support investment referendum if they favor productive dialogue on social responsibility.
Halting investment in firms that harm the climate would be in line with UChicago’s liberal academic tradition.
The Board of Trustees should make an honest effort to compromise with SRIC supporters.
Approximately thirty-five students showed up to Zimmer’s office Friday asking him to convene the SRIC.
Students will decide if U of C should incorporate the Socially Responsible Investment Committee this week.