Students “Wake Up” Board of Trustees

Fifty students gathered outside of Old Chapel at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16 to greet the Board of  as they walked into their first meetings of the day.

At 8 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 16 approximately 50 students gathered outside of Old Chapel, welcoming members of the Board of Trustees to their morning meetings. Several members of the Board spoke with students and accepted orange squares, the “new color” of the divestment movement, according to students. The rally came just before seven students, Teddy Smyth ’15, Jeannie Bartlett ’15, Laura Berry ’16, Nathan Arnosti ’13, Craig Thompson ’13.5, Fernando Jimenez Sandoval ’14 and Kristina Johansson ’14 presented to the Board of Trustees in Old Chapel on the topic of divestment.