The Barnard College Board of Trustees announced today approval of a plan to divest from fossil fuel companies that deny climate science or otherwise seek to thwart efforts to mitigate the impact of climate change. Barnard is the first college to take the unique and innovative approach of divesting from climate change deniers.

College Divests from Fossil Fuel Companies Denying Climate Science

Town Hall on Fossil Fuel Divestment Opens Discussion on Task Force Recommendations

Photographs by Nathaly Santana ’17, Martin Stute, and the Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory

Schools participating in the Challenge commit to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and integrating sustainability into their curricula.

Assistant Professor Jonathan Snow and his research assistants investigate the possible causes of mass disappearances of honey bees, known as Colony Collapse Disorder.