Philip Steenkamp

The Van Mag follow-up: Divest UBC’s Alex Hemingway

The Van Mag follow-up: Divest UBC’s Alex Hemingway

Last week, we talked to UBC’s Philip Steenkamp about his university’s decision to vote against divestment from fossil fuels. This week, we caught up with Alex Hemingway, a PhD candidate and Divest UBC campaigner, to...

The Van Mag Q&A: UBC’s Philip Steenkamp on divestment

The Van Mag Q&A: UBC’s Philip Steenkamp on divestment

UBC's VP of external relations talks about why his university decided not to sell off its holdings in publicly-traded fossil fuel companies—and why that doesn't mean it isn't serious about climate change