UMass solar energy initiative to install new solar panels and provide electrical power at discounted rates
New initiative aims to save electricity costs for the university by $6.2 million in a span of 20 years.
Divest protester and UMass sophomore Maddy McLaughlin details the arrest process during the sit-ins.
The campaign attracted hundreds of supporters to demand the UMass Foundation stop investing in top fossil fuel companies.
Sarah Jacqz and Shawn Provost illustrate why UMass needs to take their divestment commitment to the next level, if serious change is to be made.
Faculty and alumni plan on joining students in getting a broader divestment commitment in light of the University’s recent announcement that it would divest from direct investments in coal companies.
UMass Foundation announced it will divest from direct investments in coal companies.