Activating Democracy

Educating students on what it means to participate in a democracy by understanding and engaging with our governance systems.


Public Policy Forum @ CAPA | A series that invites guest speakers from the public and private sectors to address a range of important topics in the current national dialogue.

Democracy Under SiegeBringing together artists, local citizens, historians, social scientists and policy makers to examine questions and solutions around American democracy.

Legislative InternshipsA program that provides internship opportunities for Bennington College students with the Vermont legislature.

Legislative Convenings | Providing an opportunity for policy makers, experts, and citizens to come together to tackle problems facing the state of Vermont.