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Admissions Blog: My memories from Move-in Day 2008

August 17, 2018

Ten years ago, I arrived on campus as a first-year. I was extremely excited and anxious all at the same time — I am originally from Maine and an only child, so the idea of being 13 hours away from home was a lot to process.

Outstanding Sweet Briar staff honored with 2018 ROSE Awards

August 16, 2018
ROSE Awards group

During a Hawaiian-themed employee luncheon in Prothro today — part of the first professional development day at Sweet Briar — College leaders announced the winners of this year’s ROSE Awards.

Afghan children’s art exhibit opens at Sweet Briar

August 15, 2018

Sweet Briar’s fall semester begins with a powerful and unusual collection of art. “Views From a Distance: Contemporary Afghanistan Through the Eyes of Children” will open on Thursday, Aug. 23, in the vaulted gallery in Mary Helen Cochran Library.

Sweet Briar honored among national Colleges of Distinction

August 14, 2018
Pannell Class

Sweet Briar College has been recognized for its commitment to implementing high-impact educational practices, earning it the title as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction.

Sweet Briar College Board of Directors names new chair, officers

August 13, 2018
Monument Hill

During its August meeting, the Sweet Briar College Board of Directors elected Georgene Vairo ’72 chairwoman. Andrew Benjamin was elected vice chair and Mimi Fahs ’71 was named secretary.

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