UC Board of Regents discusses sustainable investments, basic needs

Regents Meeting
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The UC Board of Regents meets in January. At its virtual meeting Tuesday, the Investments Committee discussed being flexible in the allocation of their investment money so UC investors can move assets to get more returns when opportunities show themselves.

To kick off this week’s virtual meetings, the UC Board of Regents approved a pension asset allocation proposal and discussed how to support basic needs on campuses and create sustainable and diverse investment partnerships Tuesday.
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Please consider the facts regarding the Thirty Meter Telescope on Maunakea

There are many strong opinions about the Thirty Meter Telescope, or TMT, project on Maunakea on Hawaiʻi Island, and it is important that everyone know the facts. Unfortunately, an April 2 op-ed by members of UC Berkeley’s Indigenous Americas Working Group calling for the UC system to stop funding construction of the TMT contained inaccurate information that needs a response.
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