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Google visits Sweet Briar to teach intensive computer science course

May 17, 2018

Eight Sweet Briar students are extending the school year by one week, taking an intensive course taught by a software engineer from Google, where they’re learning to develop applications for Android. The eight students include a newly-minted alumna from the Class of 2018 and students with majors and minors including biochemistry, engineering, molecular biology, environmental […]


Sweet Briar chapter of Phi Beta Kappa inducts new class

May 14, 2018
Phi Beta Kappa

Sweet Briar College on Friday inducted six students into the national honor society Phi Beta Kappa. The ceremony was held in the Browsing Room of Mary Helen Cochran Library.


Tears of joy and perseverance for historic Class of 2018 at Sweet Briar’s 109th Commencement

May 12, 2018
Class of 2018

It was no ordinary day in the history of Sweet Briar College, and everyone present could feel it. For one, it was President Meredith Woo’s first official commencement.


2018 all-College awards announced at commencement

May 12, 2018
Lydia May Gullicksen

Each year, Sweet Briar College gives special recognition to several graduating students through its all-College awards. The following recipients were honored during commencement on Saturday, May 12.


Outstanding seniors honored at 2018 Awards Convocation

May 11, 2018
Awards Convocation

Each year, Sweet Briar College presents a number of awards to seniors to honor their academic excellence in areas across the liberal arts and sciences. Several members of the Class of 2018 and one M.A.T. candidate received individual awards this afternoon.


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