News at Bennett

Rev. Raquel C.N. Gill is the Speaker for the Baccalaureate Service

LaShawne Holland, a leading expert in the art of activating wealth potential, will keynote Bennett College's Spring Commencement Exercises on Saturday, May 7 at 10 a.m. in the Quadrangle.

The Baccalaureate speaker for commencement week is Rev. Racquel C.N. Gill, pastor-in-resident at ... Read More

Bennett College Summer Programs

We have an energetic, profes-sional educational staff who teach students throughout the school year. These educators are ready to engage your children in topics and activities that will encourage curiosity and discovery, developing skills for school and... Brochure

Bennett College Celebrates 90th Anniversary as a Women’s College

Bennett College celebrates its 90th anniversary this year as a women’s college and has a series of events scheduled to mark the milestone.

“Here at Bennett College we develop young women into future teachers, scientists, journalists, entrepreneurs, social workers, and... Read More

Bennett College Brings New Performance Style to the Little Theatre In "Up All Night"

GREENSBORO, N.C. -- Bennett Players presents “Up All Night,” a stage adaptation of “Anna May and the Preacher: A Collection of Short Stories” by Theresa Bennett-Wilkes on April 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. in The Little Theatre at Bennett College. The event is free and open to... Read More

Bennett Senior Wins $2,000 Scholarship

Greensboro, NC—Bennett College senior, Social Work major, Amra Marshall is the first-ever Bennett student to receive the Stevens-Fair Female scholarship award. The scholarship award of $2,000 is for female students who attend a United Negro College Fund member institution.

Marshall served as the president of Pre-Alumnae Council and as... Read More

Inspired by First Lady Michelle Obama Bennett Student Creates Exercise Program

Bennett College Junior, Ka’la Hill is stretching her way to the top with her program “Bodies by Bella.” She was inspired to start the program by First Lady Michelle Obama.

Hill started this program as a way to... Read More

Publications and Videos

Watch another great episode of "The Weekly Ring" featuring Bennett College and our host Deidra Burton, journalism major. In this week's episode see highlights of the HBCUgrow LEAD Conference, National Walking Day and the play "Up All Night." This episode also includes an interview with Dr. Valerie A. Johnson, Mott Distinguished Professor of Women's Studies and Director, Africana Women's Studies, about the screening of the movie "No, the Rape Documentary" by Aishah Shahidah Simmons. "The Weekly Ring" is produced by the Bennett College Office of Communications and the Department of Journalism and Media Studies. Submit news and information for the "The Weekly Ring at

Weekly Ring Archives

Honors Convocation and Recognition Day - April 16, 2015

Bennett Calendar

4 - 8

Academic Advising and Course Registration for Summer and Fall 2016

Apr 14

Recognition Day

Apr 18

Graduation Application Available for December 2016 and May 2017 Graduates

Due: August 31, 2016

Apr 28

Last Day of Classes

Apr 29

Reading Day

2 - 5

Final Examinations

May 6

Residence Halls Close for Non-Graduating Students

May 6

Baccalaureate Services

May 7

Commencement Services