Sweet Briar College is hosting the seventh annual Blue Ridge Summer Institute for Young Artists (BLUR). For three weeks, gifted high school sophomores, juniors and seniors immerse themselves in two-dimensional art, sculpture and sound design.
For the first time in the 95-year history of the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA), more than 700 teams have received Scholar All-America recognition. Included on the list was Sweet Briar’s swim team.
Sweet Briar College has received a 2017 CASE Educational Fundraising Award. CASE, the Council for Advancement and Support of Education, bestows the honor to superior fundraising programs at educational institutions across the country.
Sweet Briar College hosted “The Many Faces of Teacher Leaders” Friday, June 16. The program was presented at the annual Teachers as Leaders Summer Institute of the Tri-College Consortium, a coalition comprised of education faculty representatives from Lynchburg, Randolph and Sweet Briar colleges.
Sweet Briar College has named Melissa Farmer Richards vice president for communications and enrollment management. She will begin the new post on July 17.