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Committee on Socially Responsible Investing

Committee on Socially Responsible Investing
Charge & Membership

A balanced group of the University community will be convened as the Committee on Socially Responsible Investing. This Committee shall consist of Trustees appointed by the Chair; two faculty members (from different colleges and schools) appointed by the Chair of the Faculty Senate; two students (from different classes), one appointed by the President of the Student Association and one appointed by the Vice President for Student Affairs; two staff members (from different administrative units) appointed by the Chair of the Staff Council; and one administrative officer appointed by the President; and the Treasurer to be an ex-officio, non-voting member of the Committee.

The Committee on Socially Responsible Investing shall schedule two regular meetings per year; once early each semester.

The Committee's process shall be, on request, to consider specific investment policy proposals based on moral, ethical or social criteria; review impact of any proposed policy including, but not limited to, its affect on current and potential University investments; solicit input from the campus community at large; forward investment policy revisions to the University’s Investment Committee of the Board of Trustees for consideration.



John Snow (c)
Ian Boyce
Robert Cioffi
Susan Hudson-Wilson
James Leddy

Glen Elder (fac)
Matt Wilson (fac)
Joan Kieran (stf)
Michel St. Germain (stf)
Sean Haggerty (stu)
vacant (stu)
Bonnie Cauthon ex-officio
Michael Gower (admin)

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Current Meetings

April 19, 2006

January 24, 2006

Last modified November 10 2006 11:30 AM

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