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Paradise Papers tie Northeastern to offshore fossil fuel investments

Paradise Papers tie Northeastern to offshore fossil fuel investments

November 11, 2017


Filed under Campus

By Glenn Billman, deputy campus editor Leaked Paradise Paper documents revealed Northeastern and several other universities have invested part of their endowments in fossil fuels via an offshore hedge fund, according to an article published in the Guardian Wednesday. EnCap Energy Capital Fund IX-C is based in the Cayman Islands, where there is no corporate or income tax. Northeastern and 11 o...

Crime Log: Aug.15 – 21

August 29, 2016


Filed under Campus, Crime Logs

Compiled by Stephanie Eisemann, news staff Crime of the Week: Wednesday, Aug. 17 12:15 a.m. Northeastern University Police Department (NUPD) reported a suspect who approached three men in Ruggles Station and threatened them with a firearm. The suspect then took an orange scooter from one of the victims a...

Column: Whistleblower should own up

July 4, 2013


Filed under Opinion

By Chris Benevento, News Staff Eight days after he arrived at Moscow Airport, National Security Agency (NSA) whistleblower Edward Snowden broke silence on Monday with a series of statements directed at the Obama administration. In these statements, Snowden condemned the administration’s cancellation of ...

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