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Pool Shark

Pool Shark

| December 4, 2013

Just two months into her first semester, Megan Monahan ’17 is making waves at Sweet Briar. She was named ODAC Honorable Mention Swimmer of the Week three times this fall and earned the title of October Vixen of the Month, following five record-breaking performances.

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A Lively Exchange for Undergraduate Scholarship

A Lively Exchange for Undergraduate Scholarship

| December 4, 2013

The Honors Program hosted its 15th annual Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference of Undergraduate Scholarship in October.

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$100,000 Grant to Help See Through Haze

$100,000 Grant to Help See Through Haze

| December 4, 2013

Students in assistant professor of environmental science Tom O’Halloran’s Advanced Lab are helping him to implement a $100,000 grant from the Thomas F. and Kate Miller Jeffress Memorial Trust to study the iconic haze that gives the Blue Ridge Mountains their name.

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President Parker’s Contract Extended

President Parker’s Contract Extended

| December 4, 2013

The Sweet Briar College Board of Directors has extended President Jo Ellen Parker’s contract through June 30, 2019.

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Museum Seeks Civil Rights Artifacts

| December 4, 2013

The Sweet Briar Museum is seeking artifacts related to the College’s engagement and response to the civil rights movement for a special exhibit, “Simply Justice and Fair Play: Sweet Briar’s Engagement with Civil Rights in the 1960s.”

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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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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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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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