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Food Day at Bennington College a Success!

“Food Day seeks to bring together Americans from all walks of life…to push for healthy, affordable food produced in a sustainable, humane way.” – From FoodDay.org On Sunday, the Bennington Sustainable Food Project hosted a Food Day event in order … Continue reading

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Heinberg lecture and PCC signing a success!

Last Tuesday, Bennington hosted a lecture by author and social critic Richard Heinberg.  The lecture discussed the decline of economic and social growth as it has been experienced in the United States for around the past hundred years. The talk … 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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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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