Chistina Paxson http://ripr.org en Brown votes against coal industry disvestment http://ripr.org/post/brown-votes-against-coal-industry-disvestment <p>The corporation that runs Brown University has decided against purging its endowment of investments in coal companies, as a student-led group, Brown Divest Coal, had campaigned for.</p><p></p><p>In a statement released by university President Christina Paxson, the corporation decided that Brown will address climate change though teaching and research, rather than through coal divestment.</p> Sun, 27 Oct 2013 20:56:08 +0000 Scott MacKay 23851 at http://ripr.org Brown votes against coal industry disvestment