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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.

Campus and Amherst communities honor Sweet Briar’s president at farewell festival

April 24, 2017

Sweet Briar’s president had about an hour to wonder what was in store for him during Saturday’s Phil Stone Farewell Food Truck Festival in his honor.

Uniting Skiffle: Two cultures come together through music

April 21, 2017
Skiffle rehearsal

Joshua Regrello raced across the surface of Sweet Briar’s Lower Lake on a stand-up paddleboard, just a nose-length behind Briana McCall ’17.

SGA president to perform in senior recital

April 20, 2017
Poster for Jessie Schuster recital

Music major and Student Government Association president Jessie Schuster will present her senior year recital at 7 p.m. Sunday, April 23, in Memorial Chapel.

Sweet Briar to host Girls on the Run of Central Virginia for semiannual 5K

April 20, 2017
Girls on the Run participants have a blast at the fall 2016 5K at Sweet Briar.

Sweet Briar College will once again host Girls on the Run of Central Virginia for one of the council’s Spring Celebration 5Ks. The race starts at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, April 29, with pre-race activities scheduled to begin at 8 a.m.

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