Drew Gilpin Faust

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Name: Drew Gilpin Faust
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Rockefeller fund to move its fortune from oil to green tech

If you're in any way familiar with the history of energy, then the name Rockefeller is synonymous with oil . That's why it's such a surprise to learn that the Rockefeller Brothers fund, worth $860 million, has pledged to dump its remaining investments ... [Published Engadget - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Brands Unite for Climate Change Ahead of UN Summit

A tipping point has been reached vis-à-vis climate change. Sunday's People’s Climate March ( supported by Ben & Jerry's and a host of organizations) drew an estimated 400,000 people  in New York alone, making it the largest climate march in history. And ... [Published Brandchannel.com - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

15 Things That Are Harder To Get Into Than Harvard

REUTERS/Brian Snyder Students cheer at the Harvard Business School graduation ceremony Harvard is one of the most prestigious universities in the world .The Cambridge, Massachusetts school accepted just 5.9% of roughly 34,000 applications for its class ... [Published Business Insider - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 1 reports

Hong Kong group behind Harvard's largest gift

Harvard University announced the largest gift in its history, US$350 million to the School of Public Health, from a group controlled by a wealthy Hong Kong family, one member of which earned graduate degrees at the university, writes Richard Pérez-Pena ... [Published University World News - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Harvard University Receives Transformational Gift for the School of Public Health

School will be renamed in honor of the late T.H. ChanFor immediate release: Monday, September 8, 2014BOSTON –  Harvard University  announced today that  The Morningside Foundation , established by the family of the late Mr. T. H. Chan, has pledged $350M ... [Published Harvard School of Public Health - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 4 reports

A big moment for public health as Harvard’s school takes in $350M gift

A billionaire just gave Harvard University the biggest donation it’s ever received, and all $350 million if it will go to the School of Public Health.It’s one of the university’s lesser-funded schools, according to the Boston Globe , which reported that ... [Published MedCity News - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Ready, set, hike: move-in day at Bentley

Continue reading belowBentley University president Gloria Larson didn’t do any of the heavy lifting, of course, but she did huddle with members of the school’s football team the other day, thanking them for helping the new students move into dorms on ... [Published Boston Globe - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 01 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

New ideas should be jarring

This is the latest news and information for workers and managers from across the Web universe, brought to you by Monday Morning Manager writer Harvey Schachter. Follow us on Twitter @Globe_Careers or join our Linked In group.If your new idea is a good ... [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 01 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Families should live together

Dear Prudence:My sister and I were born just 15 months apart. We get along swimmingly — so well, in fact, that we've lived in the same apartment building for years and see each other nearly every day. We exchange babysitting duties and are supportive ... [Published Hamilton Spectator - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Civil War Timeline: A disastrous battle

In late July 1864, Maj. Gen. William T. Sherman sent Maj. Gen. George Stoneman's calvary brigade to destroy the railroad near Macon, Georgia. Though initially successful, “Stoneman’s Raid” ended in disaster. Stoneman was forced to surrender at the July ... [Published Southern Illinoisan - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Students hit new heights at Ideas Fest

More than 20 Isaacson School for New Media students and faculty threw themselves headlong into the Aspen Ideas Festival in July, which brings top business leaders, journalists, intellectuals, politicians and world leaders to the Colorado mountains for ... [Published Aspen Times - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Jun 06 2014 - Updated Jun 07 2014 - 1 reports

Planning for disruption

Opening the fourth annual Harvard IT Summit Thursday at Sanders Theatre, Harvard’s chief information officer, Anne Margulies , put forth the goals of the all-day event: “We’re here to build our IT community, to connect more closely to the University ... [Published Harvard Gazette - Jun 06 2014]

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Brands Unite for Climate Change Ahead of UN Summit [Published Brandchannel.com - Sep 22 2014]
Rockefeller fund to move its fortune from oil t... [Published Engadget - Sep 22 2014]
Rockefellers, heirs to an oil fortune, will div... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 22 2014]
15 Things That Are Harder To Get Into Than Harvard [Published Business Insider - Sep 18 2014]
Hong Kong group behind Harvard's largest gift [Published University World News - Sep 12 2014]
Harvard University Receives Transformational Gi... [Published Harvard School of Public Health - Sep 09 2014]
A big moment for public health as Harvard’s sch... [Published MedCity News - Sep 08 2014]
Harvard’s Public-Health School Gets $350-Millio... [Published Chronicle of Higher Education - Sep 08 2014]
Harvard To Get $350-Million Gift From Hong Kong... [Published WNYC - Sep 08 2014]
Harvard Public Health School Gets Record $350 M... [Published boston.com - Sep 08 2014]
Hong Kong Group to Give Harvard’s School of Pub... [Published DailyMe.Com - Sep 08 2014]
Ready, set, hike: move-in day at Bentley [Published Boston Globe - Sep 03 2014]
New ideas should be jarring [Published Globe and Mail - Sep 01 2014]
Families should live together [Published Hamilton Spectator - Aug 18 2014]
Civil War Timeline: A disastrous battle [Published Southern Illinoisan - Aug 17 2014]
Students hit new heights at Ideas Fest [Published Aspen Times - Aug 17 2014]
Planning for disruption [Published Harvard Gazette - Jun 06 2014]
Navy Leader Garcia Salutes Business Support for... [Published The Street Latest - May 23 2014]
Nobody really knows what a ‘Black Mass’ is. But... [Published Ezra Klein - May 13 2014]
Harvard professors' fossil fuel divestment letter [Published The Reference Frame - Apr 11 2014]
Harvard Fossil Fuel Divestment Smackdown: The F... [Published The Nation: All Blog Posts - Apr 10 2014]
The varied, natural new look of female power [Published Pandagon - Apr 05 2014]
Why Harvard Must Divest From Fossil Fuels: A St... [Published The Nation: All Blog Posts - Mar 19 2014]
Kenneth Griffin makes largest gift in Harvard C... [Published Harvard Gazette - Feb 20 2014]
Remembering Lincoln on Washington’s birthday [Published PBS - Feb 17 2014]
Harvard Business School Dean Apologizes for Sex... [Published Slate - The XX Factor - Jan 29 2014]
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Rockefellers, heirs to an oil fortune, will div... [Published Financial Post - Top Stories - Sep 22 2014]
John D. Rockefeller built a vast fortune on oil. Now his heirs are abandoning fossil fuels. The family whose legendary wealth flowed from Standard Oil is planning to announce Monday that its $860-million philanthropic organization, the Rockefeller Brothers ...
Planning for disruption [Published Harvard Gazette - Jun 06 2014]
Opening the fourth annual Harvard IT Summit Thursday at Sanders Theatre, Harvard’s chief information officer, Anne Margulies , put forth the goals of the all-day event: “We’re here to build our IT community, to connect more closely to the University ...
Nobody really knows what a ‘Black Mass’ is. But... [Published Ezra Klein - May 13 2014]
Emilie , used under a Creative Commons license." src="http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/files/2014/05/6061360162_a3ff94ddc5_b.jpg" width="1024" height="685"/> Photo by Flickr user Emilie , used under a Creative Commons license. On ...
Harvard professors' fossil fuel divestment letter [Published The Reference Frame - Apr 11 2014]
I was told about a letter signed by some Harvard faculty urging the president and the Harvard Corporation to eliminate the fossil-fuel investments from the endowment and to otherwise harass and discriminate against the fine folks who work in that industry ...
Harvard Fossil Fuel Divestment Smackdown: The F... [Published The Nation: All Blog Posts - Apr 10 2014]
From: Wen Stephenson A large group of Harvard faculty release an open letter to President Drew Gilpin Faust calling forcefully for fossil-fuel divestment. ...
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