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Sweet Briar riders compete at Bridgewater

October 19, 2016

Sweet Briar College’s Intercollegiate Horse Show Association team competed against riders from 10 other colleges in its second IHSA show of the season at Bridgewater College this past weekend.

VFIC’s 2016 Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award goes to revered Sweet Briar College professor

October 19, 2016

Sweet Briar College professor of mathematical sciences Jim Kirkwood is the recipient of the 2016 H. Hiter Harris, Jr. Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching Award, given out annually by the Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges.

Fall 2016 Explore Engineering Weekend to take place at Sweet Briar at the end of the month

October 18, 2016
Prof. Kaelyn Leake (left) helps students with their project during the Summer 2016 Explore Engineering Design Course.

The Margaret Jones Wyllie ’45 Engineering Program at Sweet Briar College is still taking applications for its Fall 2016 Explore Engineering Weekend for high school girls. The event will happen Friday, Oct. 28, through Saturday, Oct. 29.

Sweet Briar’s new electroacoustic lab brings opportunities for women composers

October 17, 2016

Sweet Briar College is using a $10,000 grant from the Chegg David B. Goldberg Music Scholarship fund to open an electroacoustic studio for music composition.

Sweet Briar, Amherst County revive community celebration

October 17, 2016
Librarian Joe Malloy (right) and studio art professor Laura Pharis will entertain attendees with their string band Bramble & Rose.

Sweet Briar’s Amherst County Day will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 22, on Sweet Briar’s quad.

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