Category Archives: Colloquium

Water Dialogues for Thursday

Hello friends.  This is the daily Water Dialogues update.  You really shouldn’t miss these if you are in environmental studies or environmental science.   At noon in the CAPA symposium there is the term’s Environmental Studies Colloquium on the conservation of … Continue reading

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Green Design–Deborah Gans

A few weeks ago, architect Deborah Gans of the Gans Studio in New York, presented at the Environmental Studies Colloquium/Visual Arts Lecture Series on her work in “Extreme Sites” in the past several years, including brownfield redevelopment and sustainable refugee … Continue reading

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President Coleman to sign the President’s Climate Commitment tomorrow evening!

The President’s Climate Commitment represents a public effort on the part of the participating institution to reach carbon neutrality within a time frame developed by the institution.  There are over 600 participating institutions from all over the United States.  The … Continue reading

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James Howard Kunstler to speak at Bennington

As a part of the Environmental Studies Colloquium, which, this term is also the Visual Arts Lecture Series, Bennington will be hosting a lecture by James Howard Kunstler.  Kunstler is the author of several books, both fiction and nonfiction.  His … Continue reading

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Bennington and Sustainable Agriculture

I have only been here a few months, but one of the things that has been wonderful to see is the commitment Bennington students have to sustainable agriculture, as well as to promoting more sustainable food systems. In my first … Continue reading

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