Local teachers interested in earning a Master of Education degree can now do so for half the regular tuition with the newly launched James Alouf Fellowship.
It’s 3 o’clock on Wednesday, June 21, halfway through the weeklong Explore Engineering summer course at Sweet Briar College. Twenty-four high school students — rising sophomores, juniors and seniors from across the U.S. — are huddled around computers at Connie M. Guion Science Center.
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.