College News

Image of Commons dining hall Bennington College to Provide Free Summer Meals

Bennington College plans to provide free lunch to local children for three weeks this August, in an effort to bridge the gap between summer and school-year meal programs, reports the Bennington Banner.

Photo of Bennington College campus Chronicle of Philanthropy Highlights Bennington's Fundraising

The Chronicle of Philanthropy highlighted Bennington as a college that, in a time of turmoil in higher education, is finding success through a model that blends traditional fundraising with innovative partnerships and initiatives that align with its strengths and mission. 

Photo of dancers Announcing the 2019 Master of Fine Arts in Dance Candidates

Bennington College is pleased to announce the 2019-20 candidates for its two-year Master of Fine Arts in Dance degree.

Photo of Bennington College campus In Summary

Highlights from the 2018-2019 academic year.

Photo of rainbow over Bennington College's campus With Gratitude (Summer 2019)

President Mariko Silver reflects on her final term at Bennington College.

Photo of 2019 graduates Class of 2019 Hits the Ground Running

Bennington College celebrated the achievements of the Class of 2019 at Commencement this year with the three members of the acclaimed folk trio Mountain Man: Molly Erin Sarlé ’12, Amelia Meath ’10, and Alexandra Sauser-Monnig ’09, who shared their advice to their younger selves, spoke on the importance of balance and collaboration, and performed several songs.

Photo of the Center for the Advancement of Public Action building Announcing the 2019 Master of Fine Arts in Public Action Candidates

The Center for the Advancement of Public Action (CAPA) at Bennington College is pleased to announce the 2019-20 candidates for its two-year Master of Fine Arts in Public Action degree.

Photo of Erin McKenny Erin McKenny Appointed New Director of Robert Frost Stone House Museum

The Robert Frost Stone House Museum, which recently reopened for its second season under Bennington College’s stewardship, has appointed Erin McKenny as its new director.

Photo of aerial view of Bennington College's campus Materials and Supplies Task Force Update

Today, Provost and Dean Isabel Roche, Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs John Bullock, and Dean of the Library Oceana Wilson sent the following memo to Bennington College students, faculty, and staff.

Photo of artist Marie Lorenz sitting in boat The Intersection of Art and Waterways

Marie Lorenz, the immersive artist featured in the exhibition Marie Lorez: Waterways at the Usdan Gallery from April 6 - May 9, 2019, spoke to New England Newspapers Landscapes correspondent Elodie Reed about her work.