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Feb 20, 2020

Students push universities to stop investing in fossil fuels

Students alarmed by climate change are stepping up pressure on universities to pull investments from fossil fuel industries, an effort that is gaining traction at prestigious schools like Georgetown, Harvard and Yale. The push that is underway at hundreds of schools began nearly a decade ago, and student activists increasingly have learned from one another’s […]

Feb 20, 2020

Students push universities to stop investing in fossil fuels

Students alarmed by climate change are stepping up pressure on universities to pull investments from fossil fuel industries, an effort that is gaining traction at prestigious schools like Georgetown, Harvard and Yale. The push that is underway at hundreds of schools began nearly a decade ago, and student activists increasingly have learned from one another’s […]

Oct 24, 2019

Harvard paper blasted for seeking immigration agency comment

For student and professional journalists alike, it’s a matter of ethical standards: The Harvard Crimson student newspaper, in its coverage of a campus protest against a federal immigration agency, reached out to the agency to ask for comment. To student activists, the request showed a disregard for students living in the country illegally. Student groups […]

Oct 24, 2019

Harvard paper blasted for seeking immigration agency comment

For student and professional journalists alike, it’s a matter of ethical standards: The Harvard Crimson student newspaper, in its coverage of a campus protest against a federal immigration agency, reached out to the agency to ask for comment. To student activists, the request showed a disregard for students living in the country illegally. Student groups […]

Oct 2, 2019

Federal judge upholds affirmative action at Harvard

A federal judge cleared Harvard University of discriminating against Asian American applicants in a ruling that was seen as a major victory for supporters of affirmative action in college admissions across the U.S. In a closely watched lawsuit that had raised fears about the future of affirmative action, a group called Students for Fair Admissions […]

Oct 2, 2019

Federal judge upholds affirmative action at Harvard

A federal judge cleared Harvard University of discriminating against Asian American applicants in a ruling that was seen as a major victory for supporters of affirmative action in college admissions across the U.S. In a closely watched lawsuit that had raised fears about the future of affirmative action, a group called Students for Fair Admissions […]

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