Alumni News

Photo of Sam Mistry Diversifying the Stories We Tell

Sam Mistry '19 discusses his Bennington experience and new internship at the Sundance Institute Feature Film Program.

Image of Peter Dinklage Dinklage Sets Emmy Award Record

On September 22, Peter Dinklage ’91 made Emmy Award history for his fourth Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama win.

Photo of Bryn Mooser and team Mooser Brings Startup Model To Storytelling And Funding

Bryn Mooser '01 spoke with Forbes about XTR, his latest venture focused on producing documentaries, nonfiction television series, and branded content.

Cubby cast at playground A Quirky Queer Coming-of-Age Comedy

Cubby, a “quirky queer coming-of-age comedy” co-directed by Ben Mankoff ’11, has been making the rounds of the international queer film festival circuit since its release earlier this year. The film was included in Italy’s 2019 Torino LGBTQI International Film Festival and has since been part of festivals in Barcelona, Toronto, San Francisco, Ireland, and Los Angeles.

Image of Sophie Nevin Celebration and Protest

Activist Sophie Nevin '18 helped organize the town of Bennington's first annual Pride celebration.

Photo of John Bertles conducting John Bertles Honored with Visionary Leadership Award

Educator, composer, and instrument-builder John Bertles ’81 is the 2019 recipient of Bennington College’s Elizabeth Coleman Visionary Leadership Award

Photo of Carling Berkhout Sharing Frost's Environment

Carling Berkhout '19 is the 2019 Robert Frost Stone House Museum Kilpatrick Fellow.

Photo of chicken pot pies Cleaver Co Catering Moves to Brooklyn

After 22 years at Chelsea Market, Mary Cleaver '76 has moved her Cleaver Co catering operation to the Columbia Street Waterfront District in Brooklyn.

Artist making pottery onstage Claytopia Conversations

“In higher education, ceramics is often taught with a community-oriented spirit,” said Joshua Green ’81. “Students work together in a common space and in front of one another. They’ll put their works together in a kiln load that’s then fired collaboratively. Ceramics tends to draw in students who value community.”

Bennington College logo Bennington Magazine: Call for Alumni Work

WHAT DIDN’T EXIST BEFORE YOU MADE IT?

The next issue of the Bennington magazine will be authored  by alumni submissions that respond to the question: What didn’t exist before you made it? From your responses, we will publish a ranging and vivid portfolio of alumni work.