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Thursday, October 22nd: Options for socially responsible investing at UVM

Monday, October 12, 2015
Hear from a panel of experts discussing community investing, investments in local food systems, engaging with fossil fuel companies and investments in renewable energy. Join us for an interesting...

SRI Spring 2015 Update

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
The SRI Advisory Council continues to discuss effective ways to influence investing decisions at The University of Vermont. To further this goal, the SRI Advisory Council will host an event this...

Decision on Monsanto Company

Wednesday, July 23, 2014
After researching and deliberating on the issue of UVM investments in Monsanto Company, following the fall 2013 Town Hall event, the SRI Advisory Council proposed filing a shareholder resolution with...

Town Hall Update

Thursday, March 20, 2014
After careful deliberation of the issues brought forth at the February 2014 Town Hall Forum, the SRI Advisory Council has committed to researching two ideas. The Advisory Council will...

Town Hall - February 12th

Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The Socially Responsible Investing Advisory Council would like to hear from you at this semester's Town Hall Forum on Wednesday, February 12th from 4:30-6pm in the Sugar Maple Ballroom.  The...

Investment Subcommittee announces a new "Alternative Endowment Fund"

Monday, January 13, 2014
On December 18th, 2013, the Investment Subcommittee rejected recommendations in the Socially Responsible Investing Advisory Council's report titled, "Energy Investments at the University of Vermont...

Town Hall Update

Monday, November 18, 2013
Currently, the SRI Advisory Council is deliberating the Monsanto divestment proposal from the Town Hall on October 22nd, 2013. The Advisory Council is also researching options for a Social Choice...

Town Hall - October 22nd

Wednesday, October 2, 2013
How do you want your university investing? The Socially Responsible Investing Advisory Council will hold a Town Hall event on Tuesday, October 22nd from 4 - 6pm in the Livak ...

Board of Trustees Subcommitee Considers Fossil Fuel Investments

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
"The University of Vermont will live up to its reputation as a school that is working towards environmental stewardship," wrote Caroline DeCunzio, a group member, in an email after the meeting, "and...

UVM Town Meeting Focuses on Socially Responsible Management of Endowment

Wednesday, February 20, 2013
A new advisory council at the University of Vermont invited anyone on campus to voice recommendations on “socially responsible” management of the university’s endowment, and reserved two hours for...


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