Managing Grinnell’s Endowment, Trustee Stewardship, and Investment Decisions

September 18

5:30–6:30 p.m. Buffet dinner, opportunity to talk with Task Force members

6:30–8:30 p.m. Task Force member introductions, role of the Task Force, the Board of Trustees' fiduciary responsibility, moderated question and answer (Q&A) session

Joe Rosenfield ’25 Center, Room 101

September 19

4–6 p.m. Presentation on how the College manages its endowment, moderated Q&A

7:30–9:30 p.m. Presentation on the role of the endowment in the College's annual budget, moderated Q&A

Rosenfield Center, Room 101

Arguments in Support and in Opposition to Fossil Fuel Divestment

Developing insights on the pluses and minuses of fossil fuel divestment and other actions investors can take to positively impact climate

October 3

4–6 p.m. and 7:30–9:30 p.m., Herrick Chapel

October 4

4–6 p.m. and 7:30–9:30 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101

October 5

11:00 a.m.–noon, Convocation

Rosenfield Center, Room 101

Curricular Support and Reducing the College’s Carbon Footprint

Divestment decisions by other colleges, reducing the College's carbon footprint, providing more curricular support, and exploring sustainability efforts

November 6

4–6 p.m. and 7:30-9:30 p.m., Rosenfield Center, Room 101

November 7

4–6 p.m. and 7:30–9:30 p.m., Herrick Chapel