The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.
Following a “week of action,” student organizations will go to the Massachusetts State House on March 7 to advocate for additional funding towards higher education.
The event, which organizers hope will spur future student activism, will demand liquidation of student debt, $15 minimum wage and tuition-free higher education.
Student activists’ attempts to halt rising costs were unsuccessful over the summer.
SGA candidates Charlotte Kelly, for president, and Sammi Gay, for vice president, answer a few questions about the SGA and being part of the campaign.