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Jesuit Schools Fight For Divestment

Jesuit Schools Fight For Divestment

March 12, 2020

When Seattle University divested from fossil fuels in 2018, many saw it as a huge step in aligning the school with its Jesuit...

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Fossil-Free Degrees: Seattle U Makes Steps Towards Divestment

October 10, 2018

After an arduous six-year battle, Seattle University has committed to divesting from companies owning fossil fuel reserves over...

SSA Perseveres Despite Setbacks for Divestment Campaign

Alec Downing, Editor-in-Chief

May 3, 2018

A collective sigh of frustration reverberated throughout Wyckoff Auditorium as members of Sustainable Student Action (SSA) collected themselves following the university’s budget transparency forum. SSA has worked diligently to pressure Seattle University to divest from companies in the fossil fuel industry since 2012. They have made significant prog...

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President Sundborg Addresses Divestment at SSA Event

March 8, 2017

As environmentalists continue to fight the Direct Access Pipeline in North Dakota, the movement has been mirrored on campus by...

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