Monthly Archives: August 2011

The 2011 LocalVore Tour a Success!

Many Bennington students are interested in agriculture, and interested in the social, economic, and environmental benefits of local food and agriculture in particular. Last week, a van full of adventurous freshmen got a jump on college orientation by getting right … Continue reading

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A New Term Approaches!

The evidence points to a summer that is winding down here on the Bennington campus, and preparations for the start of a new term are in the works everywhere. Last week, our intrepid Forest Survey interns, Alex and Mara, wrapped … Continue reading

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Bennington Company Receives Green Tech Contract

Plasan Carbon Composites, a Bennington company dedicated to automotive carbon fiber technology, will receive a $2.5 million contract from the U.S. Department of Energy to assess how carbon fiber materials would respond in a crash. Plasan specializes in developing body … Continue reading

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