University Focus
Your seasonal allergies are getting worse because of high levels of carbon dioxide — here's why   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Business Insider on MSN.com - RELATED: Stuffy nose' Watery eyes' See pollen levels near you with the MSN pollen map According to the Union of Concerned Scientists, carbon dioxide (one of the greenhouse gases human activity emits that traps heat on the planet)...
[more] 
One Thing You Can Do: Drive Smarter   
(Thursday - May 23, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: The New York Times - “Good driving behavior can help increase the efficiency of your vehicle by between 20 and 30 percent,” said Dave Cooke, senior vehicles analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists. “That’s a big range,...
[more] 
Smith: GMOs continue to raise concerns   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Auburn Citizen - The Union of Concerned Scientists has said, “it is a radically new technology for altering the traits of living organisms by adding genetic material that has been manipulated outside of cells ...
[more] 
Iowa Residents Overwhelmingly Want Presidential Candidates to Share Views on Nuclear Weapons   
(Wednesday - May 22, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: ucsusa.org - “Nuclear war seems like something we no longer should have to worry about,” said David Wright, a physicist and co-director of the Global Security Program at the Union of Concerned Scientists. “But the prospect...
[more] 
Xcel Energy’s Plan to Eliminate Coal and Boost Solar in Minnesota   
(Tuesday - May 21, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: ucsusa.org - Part of the plan involves a consensus proposal joined by the Union of Concerned Scientists, other clean energy organizations, and the Laborers International Union of North America. Below are some of the noteworthy items included...
[more] 
TD MacDonald: Hide and Seek: Space Based Radar and Strategic Nuclear Stability   
(Monday - May 20, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Wisconsin Gazette - This is a presentation from the Union of Concerned Scientists' webinar series on nuclear weapons and global security. For a complete list of past webinars (and links to the videos), please see: ...
[more] 
In Pictures: America's Greenest Colleges   
(Sunday - May 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: Forbes - Here's a look at 10 schools already ahead of the pack in their efforts to go green. We've leaned on the Sustainable Endowments Institute's annual "report card," which profiles universities' eco-friendliness, for guidance....
[more] 
In Pictures: America's Greenest Colleges   
(Sunday - May 12, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: Forbes - Here's a look at 10 schools already ahead of the pack in their efforts to go green. We've leaned on the Sustainable Endowments Institute's annual "report card," which profiles universities' eco-friendliness, for guidance....
[more] 
America's Greenest Colleges and the Dirtiest   
(Thursday - May 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: CBS News - The Sustainable Endowments Institute just released its green report cards on the schools that have embraced the best "green" practices. The institute looked at the 300 colleges and universities which enjoy the largest endowments...
[more] 
Environmental report card grades Harvard A-   
(Thursday - May 09, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: news.harvard.edu - The Report Card was released Sept. 24 by the Cambridge-based Sustainable Endowments Institute. Other schools earning top marks were Brown, Columbia, Dartmouth, Penn, Stanford, Carleton, Dickinson, Middlebury, Oberlin, the...
[more] 
Displaying results 1 to 10 out of 5326
<< First < Previous 1-10 11-20 21-30 31-40 41-50 51-60 61-70 Next > Last >>
 

Governance & Accountability Institute is a monitoring, intelligence-gathering and knowledge management center operating at the intersection of powerful forces reshaping relationships between stockholders and stakeholders, and the public corporation. The key players transforming the markets and interacting with corporate management and boards include fund owners and asset managers and their third party advisors-in sovereign wealth funds,socially responsible investment organizations, activist hedge funds, public pension funds, labor union funds, private equity firms, investment banks...and more.

G&A identifies key players, monitors their activities, conducts research, charts the players's influence on capital markets and companies, and provides news and intelligence through G&As "SustainabilityHQTM" advisory services. SustainabilityHQTM resources at the intersections of powerful capital markets players--and the public and private companies they invest in.