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A Crucial Step for the Partial Divestment Proposal

Fossil Free Mac

April 26, 2018

On the fifth of April, Fossil Free Mac heard back from Macalester’s Social Responsibility Committee (SRC) and President Brian Rosenberg regarding our proposal to place a moratorium on the $40 million the college endowment in...

Divestment proposal recommended by SRC, will go to Trustees

Hannah Catlin

April 19, 2018

After several months of deliberation, the Social Responsibility Committee (SRC) has unanimously voted to recommend Fossil Free Mac’s (FFM) proposal of a moratorium on the college’s direct private partnerships with oil and ga...

Macalester needs to become fossil free

The Mac Weekly

October 13, 2017

by Fossil Free Mac [email protected] As the United States shies away from the commitments outlined in the Paris Climate Accord, decisive action to combat the nation’s reliance on fossil fuels is more important ...

Fossil Free Mac changes tactics in fight for divestment

Gordy Moore

April 13, 2017

Building off a successful engagement during the Board of Trustees’ (BoT) visit to campus last semester, Macalester’s student divestment organization, Fossil Free Mac (FFM) will meet with the BoT’s Student Life Committee in...

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