It took two buses and three fleet vans to get 100 Mount Holyoke students to downtown Boston as part of the Global Climate Strike on Friday, Sept. 20. “Like every social movement, there is power in numbers,” Gabbi Perry ’22, one of the coordinators, said.
BY ABBY BAKER '19
Evidence from the Mount Holyoke Climate Justice Coalition suggests that after briefly divesting from companies that did business with apartheid South Africa in 1991 as the result of student activism, Mount Holyoke may have subsequently and discretely reinvested.
BY ANNA SHORTRIDGE '19
Five members of the Mount Holyoke Climate Justice Coalition presented to the Board of Trustees meeting on Sept. 28 to discuss the college’s divestment from fossil fuels.