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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Northwestern to follow new fossil fuel investment guidelines

June 23, 2022

Seeking to help address climate change, Northwestern announced Thursday it has established new guidelines for investments related to fossil fuels, greenhouse gas emissions.  “As an institution with...

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Vice President and Chief Investment Officer Amy Falls speaks about endowment growth, answers questions at Faculty Senate

May 4, 2022

Vice President and Chief Investment Officer Amy Falls placed last year’s financial returns into context and answered faculty questions at Wednesday’s Faculty Senate meeting.  Last year, Falls said...

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Northwestern ends FY 2021 with more than $16 billion in net assets

January 6, 2022

Northwestern’s net assets increased to more than $16 billion during the 2021 fiscal year, according to a December report. NU’s 2021 Financial Report documents significant growth in various areas....

The Ripple: “No Wiindigo economy”: Student activism and the fight for fossil fuel divestment

The Ripple: “No Wiindigo economy”: Student activism and the fight for fossil fuel divestment

November 22, 2021

Northwestern students and faculty advocated against oil pipelines in the Upper Midwest, like Line 3 and Line 5. They reflect on their experiences with on- and off-campus activism, as well as the push to...

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Advisory Committee on Investment Responsibility discusses transparency, communication in public meeting

June 15, 2021

The Advisory Committee on Investment Responsibility discussed transparency and campuswide communication in a June 3 meeting.  The event was a part of ACIR’s efforts to open conversation to the Northwestern...

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