Author Archive: Christy Jackson

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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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Sweet Briar seeks new home for Tusculum house

Sweet Briar seeks new home for Tusculum house

| May 2, 2013

Sweet Briar College has announced it is seeking a new home for Tusculum, the mid-18th-century house of Maria Crawford, the mother of College founder Indiana Fletcher Williams.

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Allida M. Black to deliver commencement address

Allida M. Black to deliver commencement address

| February 18, 2013

Distinguished scholar and human rights advocate Allida M. Black will deliver the keynote address at Sweet Briar College’s 104th commencement ceremony at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18.

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