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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?

    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.

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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Total Cost: $605,146.10



Senators:

SANTORUM, RICHARD J
Total Cost: $7,169.10
Rank: 468 (out of 638)

SPECTER, ARLEN
Total Cost:
Rank: 637 (out of 638)

Total spent on senators:
$7,169.10

Representatives:

ENGLISH, PHILIP S
Total Cost: $160,833.10
Rank: 6 (out of 638)

GREENWOOD, JAMES C
Total Cost: $121,890.57
Rank: 24 (out of 638)

KANJORSKI, PAUL E
Total Cost: $53,137.52
Rank: 118 (out of 638)

DOYLE, MIKE
Total Cost: $41,246.00
Rank: 156 (out of 638)

WELDON, CURT
Total Cost: $39,809.66
Rank: 164 (out of 638)

PITTS, JOSEPH R
Total Cost: $33,008.42
Rank: 196 (out of 638)

HART, MELISSA
Total Cost: $18,845.11
Rank: 317 (out of 638)

PETERSON, JOHN
Total Cost: $17,105.00
Rank: 334 (out of 638)

SCHWARTZ, ALLYSON Y
Total Cost: $15,309.64
Rank: 360 (out of 638)

SHUSTER, WILLIAM F
Total Cost: $15,026.50
Rank: 362 (out of 638)

BORSKI, ROBERT A
Total Cost: $14,499.31
Rank: 371 (out of 638)

HOEFFEL, JOSEPH M
Total Cost: $14,183.90
Rank: 378 (out of 638)

GERLACH, JIM
Total Cost: $12,902.10
Rank: 392 (out of 638)

HOLDEN, TIM
Total Cost: $12,136.78
Rank: 404 (out of 638)

TOOMEY, PATRICK
Total Cost: $9,696.06
Rank: 435 (out of 638)

SHERWOOD, DONALD L
Total Cost: $8,006.89
Rank: 458 (out of 638)

MURTHA, JOHN P MR
Total Cost: $3,381.53
Rank: 527 (out of 638)

PLATTS, TODD R
Total Cost: $3,137.00
Rank: 533 (out of 638)

FATTAH, CHAKA
Total Cost: $2,489.50
Rank: 549 (out of 638)

DENT, CHARLES W
Total Cost: $786.41
Rank: 607 (out of 638)

COYNE, WILLIAM J
Total Cost: $546.00
Rank: 616 (out of 638)

Total spent on representatives:
$597,977.00

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.