Overall Rating Silver - expired
Overall Score 46.92
Liaison Mike Harrington
Submission Date Aug. 17, 2011
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The New School
PAE-16: Committee on Socially Responsible Investment

Status Score Responsible Party
Complete 2.00 / 2.00 Ed Verdi
Senior Director
Business Operations Services
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Does the institution have a committee on investor responsibility or similar body that meets the criteria for this credit?:

The charter or mission statement of the CIR or other body or a brief description of how the CIR is tasked to address social and environmental concerns :

he mission of The New School's Advisory Committee on Investor Responsibility (ACIR) is to develop strategies for incorporating consideration of social, environmental, and corporate governance (collectively, "SEG") issues into the management of the university's investments. Issues under consideration include, but are not limited to: human rights, labor standards, environmental sustainability, equity, diversity, discrimination, and corporate governance and disclosure. Authorized by the university's "Policy and Procedures on Investment Responsibility", the ACIR presents recommendations to the Investment Committee of the Board of Trustees on the SEG issues that arise in the management of the university's endowment. The ACIR released its 2010-11 Annual Report in August 2011.

Members of the CIR, including affiliations:

Terra Lawson-Remer, Chair, Faculty
Dominique Roux-Felce, Faculty
Malcolm Smith, Trustee
Chris Crews, Student
Sherin Bennett, Student
Ed Verd, Administration
Ian Morlan, Administration

The website URL where information about the committee is available:

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