Category Archives: Activism

Powerful, Positive Action: The Bennington Environmental Action Group

If you’re visiting this blog, chances are you’re interested in the environment in some way, shape, or form. That being the case — get EXCITED! The brand new Bennington Environmental Action Group (BEAG) is having its very first meeting this … Continue reading

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Regional events that you might be interested in…

Slow Living Summit – Brattleboro, VT, May 30th – June 2nd, 2012 … “Slow Living” implies  being mindful of impacts on the environment, on Earth, and on communities; and it incorporates resilience – our ability to “bounce back” from the … Continue reading

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Breadmaking and Co-op Launching – Sunfest 2012

Over this past weekend for Sunfest, the Eco-Reps lent a hand to the Bennington Sustainable Food Project, to bake bread for the opening of the brand-new co-op cart, or “coop.”  The BSFP has been working on starting a student-run co-op … Continue reading

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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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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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