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Letter to the Editors: The administration must take a stronger stance on climate change

Brett Smith October 28, 2017

Y September 30 editorial, “Administration Must Take Stronger Stances” strongly resonated with me. As an alum active with Divest Carleton, I empathize with your critique of the administration’s institutional...

Celebrating 150 years amidst climate change

Brett Smith October 14, 2016

In 1992, in celebration of Carleton’s 125th birthday, former Carleton Dean of Men Merrill Jarchow wrote a book on Carleton’s 25 years between 1966 and 1992. He called the book Carleton Moves Confidently...

The politics of Carleton’s fossil fuel investments

Brett Smith May 6, 2016

Last September the Carleton Responsible Investment Committee (CRIC) recommended to the Board of Trustees that the College divest its holdings in fossil fuel companies. The Board refused to follow this...

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