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Color Not Convention

Color Not Convention

| November 28, 2012

At age 4, Fay Martin Chandler ’43 was denied the chance to hold her baby cousin, and instead was offered a doll to play with.

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Moving Forward

Moving Forward

| November 28, 2012

All across campus, philanthropy is remaking Sweet Briar’s learning spaces.

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Bend It Like Magruder

Bend It Like Magruder

| November 28, 2012

Professor of dance and director of Sweet Briar College’s dance program Mark Magruder has released a CD of original music compositions, “Yoga Dreams.”

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A Mighty Wind

A Mighty Wind

| November 28, 2012

For Physical Plant workers, it was all hands on deck in the wake of the June 29 derecho that left behind widespread destruction and power outages across the region.

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Slave Dwelling Project

Slave Dwelling Project

| November 28, 2012

Joe McGill of the National Trust for Historic Preservation created the Slave Dwelling Project to preserve and interpret structures that once housed enslaved blacks.

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New Dean of Enrollment

New Dean of Enrollment

| November 28, 2012

Steven W. Nape began work as dean of enrollment management at the College on May 29.

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‘Salty’ Winner One to Watch

‘Salty’ Winner One to Watch

| November 28, 2012

Leah Busque, a 2001 Sweet Briar computer science graduate, took home the award for overall Entrepreneur of the Year at the second Salt Block Project Awards Dinner in October.

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25 and Counting

25 and Counting

| November 28, 2012

In October, Professor Bill Kershner celebrated his “first 25 years” in the theater department with a “Silver Soiree.”

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