Author Archive: Christy Jackson

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Important update from President Jones

| September 3, 2014

To the Members of the Sweet Briar Community: This morning was a disturbing one for us all. Thank you for your cooperation in the lockdown procedure as Campus Safety, with the help of local law enforcement and the Virginia State Police, secured our College. You will continue to see an increased police presence and security [...]

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Important update from President Jones

| September 2, 2014

I met last evening alone at 7:30 with all the residents of Meta Glass Hall. When I returned to Sweet Briar House, I found a message from a student confessing by name to the incident last week.

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Sen. Mark Warner to visit Sweet Briar

Sen. Mark Warner to visit Sweet Briar

| September 1, 2014

The College Democrats will sponsor a visit from Sen. Mark Warner on Thursday, Sept. 4.

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Update from President Jones

| August 30, 2014

An update from President Jimmy Jones regarding developments in the Meta Glass incident.

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Alumna makes time to share Sweet Briar story

Alumna makes time to share Sweet Briar story

| August 14, 2014

Hilary Bowie’s career as an executive team leader for Target occupies a good deal of her time, but she’s never too busy to give back to her alma mater.

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‘In Sweet Remembrance’ to premiere during Orientation

‘In Sweet Remembrance’ to premiere during Orientation

| August 6, 2014

Endstation Theatre Company will premiere the original play “In Sweet Remembrance” as part of Sweet Briar College’s upcoming Orientation activities.

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Sweet Briar recognized by Princeton Review

Sweet Briar recognized by Princeton Review

| August 5, 2014

Sweet Briar College is ranked in four of the Princeton Review’s top-20 lists in its 2015 college guide. As in previous years, Sweet Briar ranked high in the “Most Beautiful Campus” category, coming in at No. 4, according to “The Best 379 Colleges.”

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Sweet Briar, Hollins exploring international education, administrative collaboration

| August 28, 2013

With the support of a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Sweet Briar College and Hollins University are exploring the possibility of collaboration between two of the nation’s leading women’s colleges.

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Letter from President Parker on death of Liz Wilson ’13

Letter from President Parker on death of Liz Wilson ’13

| June 13, 2013

It is with great sadness that I write to tell you of the death of Elizabeth “Liz” Wilson ’13, who in May received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology with minors in business and classics.

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Witherow appointed director of alumnae relations and annual giving

Witherow appointed director of alumnae relations and annual giving

| May 3, 2013

Melissa “Missy” Gentry Witherow ’80 has been appointed director of alumnae relations and annual giving at Sweet Briar College.

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