RSSCategory: On the Quad Winter 2013

Experiencing Film History

Experiencing Film History

| December 4, 2013

Students in Honors 270 — “Strangely Familiar: The Uncanny in Literature and Film” — visited the historic Byrd Theatre in Richmond with instructors Marcia Robertson and Bradley Reichek in October.

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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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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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