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Summer Explore Engineering Design Course for High School Girls is taking applications

April 27, 2017
Explore Engineering participant presenting project

For one week each summer, high school girls from across the country gather at Sweet Briar College to design and build creative engineering projects. Registration is now open for this year’s Explore Engineering Design Course, which takes place June 18-23.

ANRC teams return from strong week at national finals

April 26, 2017

Sweet Briar’s ANRC teams completed a successful week at the American National Rider Commission Finals at Savannah College of Art and Design, scoring a fourth- and a seventh-place finish.

Friends of Art student prizes awarded to outstanding writer, painter and songwriter

April 26, 2017

The Sweet Briar College Friends of Art recently announced the winners of its 2017 student prizes. Awards were given out to three students in the categories Writing, Studio Art and Multidisciplinary, with each student receiving $500.

Sweet Briar named Top Adventure College among small schools

April 25, 2017
Fumin Li smiles

Sweet Briar is the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic’s Top Adventure College among small schools, say readers of Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine who voted in an online contest.

Budding scientist finds perfect chemistry at Sweet Briar, presents research at national conference

April 25, 2017
Rachel Higgins in the chemistry lab at Sweet Briar.

Earlier this month, chemistry major Rachel Higgins ’17 traveled to San Francisco to present her senior research at the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition.

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