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Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

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American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.

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SANTORUM, RICHARD J, Republican Party
Pennsylvania

Total number of trips - 7
Total cost of trips - $7,169.10

Average cost per trip - $1,024.16
Total number of days spent traveling - 16 days
Rank of representative - 468 (Out of 638)


Individual trips


Sponsor(s) - J.G. Holdings, Inc.
Dates - January 24, 2000 - January 24, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - Harrisburg, PA

Purpose - speaking engagement
Notes - Harrisburg, PA - Washington, DC

Travel Cost - $380.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $380.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Montel Williams Show
Dates - October 18, 2000 - October 18, 2000 (1 days)
Location(s) - New York, NY

Purpose - tv appearance
Notes - New York - Washington

Travel Cost - $217.60
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost -
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $217.60

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - legatus
Dates - February 9, 2001 - February 10, 2001 (2 days)
Location(s) - Naples, FL

Purpose - speaking engagement
Notes - Washington - Naples, FL - Washington

Travel Cost - $1,000.00
Lodging Cost - $425.00
Meal Cost - $200.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,625.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Catholic Mens Fellowship of Greater Cincinnati, Inc.
Dates - March 9, 2002 - March 9, 2002 (1 days)
Location(s) - Cincinnati, OH

Purpose - speech
Notes -

Travel Cost - $972.50
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $15.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $987.50

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Pontifical University of the Holy Cross Foundation
Dates - January 5, 2002 - January 10, 2002 (6 days)
Location(s) - Rome, Italy

Purpose - speech
Notes -

Travel Cost - $1,800.00
Lodging Cost -
Meal Cost - $200.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $2,000.00

Additional family members - No


Sponsor(s) - Congressional Institute Inc.
Dates - December 1, 2003 - December 2, 2003 (2 days)
Location(s) - Middleburg, VA

Purpose - Senate Leadership Meeting
Notes - Spouse accompanied

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $634.00
Meal Cost - $549.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $1,183.00

Additional family members - Yes


Sponsor(s) - Congressional Institute
Dates - November 29, 2004 - December 1, 2004 (3 days)
Location(s) - Irvington, VA

Purpose - Meeting of House and Senate Leadership
Notes -

Travel Cost -
Lodging Cost - $339.00
Meal Cost - $437.00
Other Cost -
Total Cost - $776.00

Additional family members - No

American RadioWorks |
Divestment protest at University of Wisconsin-Madison, April 4, 2014. Photo: Light Brigade on Flickr.

Divestment on Campus

Across the world, college students are urging their institutions to “divest” from fossil fuels. This week we ask: is the divestment movement working?

Recent Posts

  • 05.20.15

    Can how you move change how you think?

    Scientists have long thought of the brain as a “control center” for the body – a kind of computer that dictates how we move. But what if how we walk and stand and gesture could actually change how we think?
  • 05.12.15

    Forest Schools

    What if one day a week, school was in the woods? On the podcast, Emily Hanford takes us to Vermont to understand why teachers wanted to take their students into the forest, and what the kids -- and the teachers -- are learning from it.
  • 05.06.15

    Exposing Conditions at Native Schools

    There are 183 federally-run Bureau of Indian Education schools in the nation, and about a third of these are in poor condition. Some students at BIE schools deal with poorly-insulated classrooms, holes in the roof, rodents, and other issues on a daily basis.
  • 04.29.15

    Green Teachers

    A generation ago, if you walked into an American classroom, you’d likely find a veteran teacher who'd been on the job for 15 years or more. Today you're more likely to find a brand-new teacher – someone who's been the job for a year or less.