This is the fourth consecutive year CJBC has pushed for the University to divest from fossil fuels.
On Thursday night, Climate Justice Boston College gathered outside of President Father Leahy’s house to protest the University’s investment in fossil fuels. CJBC also held a vigil for climate refugees around the world.
Members of Climate Justice at Boston College respond to Pope’s encyclical in first approved event.
Boston-area protesters, including students from MIT and Brandeis, marched across campus to challenge the University’s free speech and divestment policies.
Over forty members of the University community joined Climate Justice at Boston College to call attention to the divestment movement.
On March 13, 2013, Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergolio, S.J., became the first Jesuit to be elected as head of the Roman Catholic Church.