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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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    Can how you move change how you think?

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  • 05.12.15

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    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.

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.

Back to all reports

Tech Net Massachusetts - $5,332.56 spent on 7 trips
0.0% spent on Democratic Party
0.0% spent on Independent Party
100.0% spent on Republican Party

BASS, CHARLES F - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - Discussion w/ 20 leading NE tech executives MIT,
Total Cost - $744.85

DAVIS, THOMAS M III - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - discussion w/20 leading New England technology executives
Total Cost - $744.84

DREIER, DAVID - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - technology meeting
Total Cost - $744.85

HOEKSTRA, PETER - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - discussion of 20 leading New England tech executives regarding issues impacting the new economy, Inc. internet taxation, trade, HIB Visas
Total Cost - $1,244.85

JOHNSON, NANCY L - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Boston, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - discussion w New England tech executives re: New Economy
Total Cost - $425.59

SESSIONS, PETE - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Bostson, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - Fact-finding
Total Cost - $744.85

SWEENEY, JOHN E - Republican Party
October 2, 2000 - October 2, 2000 (1 days)
Cambridge, MA
Co-sponsor(s): Keane Inc
Purpose - Discussion with 20 leading New England technology execs regarding issues impacting the New Economy
Total Cost - $682.73

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.