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Sweet Briar reveals academic investments in liberal arts and sciences including core curriculum focused on leadership

December 15, 2017

Today Sweet Briar College published its new core curriculum focused on women’s leadership, along with its liberal arts and sciences offerings.

Admissions Blog: 5 reasons Sweet Briar made the top of my list

December 15, 2017
Cailey Cobb and parents

I toured about 25 colleges before my senior year even started, and then applied to 16 schools. Sweet Briar blew all the others out of the water. Here are five of the categories I used to assess each school.

Sweet Briar recognized for strategic initiatives with upgraded rating from S&P Global

December 14, 2017
Benedict students

S&P Global Ratings announced yesterday that it has raised its long-term rating to “B+” from “B” on bonds issued for Sweet Briar College, with an outlook of “stable.”

Admissions Blog: My home away from home — Studying at Sweet Briar as an international student

December 8, 2017

Wanting to leave home and travel 8,000 miles for college cannot be a spontaneous decision. There was a lot that went into it for me. Would I get to study what I want? Would I be able to make friends?

Women veterans and Sweet Briar College: An Interview with Melanie Campbell ’06

December 6, 2017
Melanie Campbell inauguration

Enrollment of U.S. military veterans in colleges and universities around the country has been substantially increasing in recent years, and experts predict that trend will continue.

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