Category Archives: Events

Water Dialogues for Tuesday

Tomorrow, the main event of the Water Dialogues will be the semester’s Ruth Dewing Ewing Social Science Lecture.  The lecture will be given by Clive Lipchin, director of the Arava Institute, and will discuss desalination as one possible avenue for … Continue reading

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Film Screening: Farm for the Future

Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 – 6:00 PM North Bennington Train Station, North Bennington, Vermont This screening is the first in a three-film series hosted by the Walloomsac Transition Initiative on the creation of Edible Forest Gardens as a form of … Continue reading

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350VT Bennington Strategy Session

Wednesday, November 30, 2011, 8:00-9:00 PM Cricket Hill Barn, Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont Hosted by the college in collaboration with 350.org Vermont and Tar Sands Action, this session is geared towards planning local, statewide and national strategies to fight climate … Continue reading

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Public Informational Meeting: Commercial-Scale Composting – Benefits, Issues, Opportunities

Thursday, December 1, 2011 6:30 PM: Center for the Advancement of Public Action, Bennington College, One College Drive, Bennington, Vermont Agricultural and food wastes represent valuable resources that can be put to productive use through various types of composting facilities … Continue reading

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Keystone XL protest takes DC by storm!

Over the weekend, over 10,000 people came together in Washington DC to protest the Keystone XL Pipeline: a 1,700 mile proposed pipeline designated to bring oil from tar sands in Alberta to oil refineries on the Gulf Coast.  The goal … Continue reading

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