CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY’S DIRTY SPONSORS AND INVESTMENTS – time for a rethink?

Drones, cluster bombs, a global arms industry... YOUR university's money.A Stop the War Coalition, Cambridge event featuring:* Jeremy Corbyn MP * Positive Investment Cambridge - audience discussion and questionsDate: Wednesday 7th MayTime: 19:30Location: Emmanuel United Reformed ChurchHost: Stop the War Coalition, Cambridge Branch

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Varsity: Cambridge University and the arms trade

A Cambridge University Russell Society event at St John's analysed the University's investment practice On Tuesday 29th October, Daniel Macmillen from CUSRIC, who led the campaign, and student journalist Josh Simons, gave a presentation at St John’s College on the investigation’s findings. The presentation was organised in conjunction with the Cambridge University Russell Society, a … Continue reading Varsity: Cambridge University and the arms trade

Cambridge News: Uni under fire for £3m ‘arms’ money

More than £3 million from weapons manufacturers was accepted by Cambridge University in just 12 months. Just days after it launched its 800th anniversary celebrations, the university has come under fire from campaigners who argue the money is focusing the country's top minds on developing weaponry instead of more beneficial research. Read more

Times Higher Education: UCL joins moves to cancel investment in arms trade

Mischa Foxell, socially responsible investment officer at Cambridge University Students' Union, said increased ethical awareness is based on the fact that universities "are aware that students will be potential donors a few years down the line". Read more