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College awards inaugural Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships

College awards inaugural Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships

| August 27, 2015

During Opening Convocation on Wednesday, Sweet Briar College awarded the first Nancy Godwin Baldwin Scholarships to several students.

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Sweet Briar rings in 2015-2016 academic year

Sweet Briar rings in 2015-2016 academic year

| August 27, 2015

On Wednesday afternoon, one day after it was supposed to close forever, Sweet Briar College emphatically celebrated its 110th Opening Convocation. Students beamed as the many returning — and some new — faculty members marched into a jam-packed Murchison Lane Auditorium.

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New art shows highlight protest and tradition

New art shows highlight protest and tradition

| August 17, 2015

The first day of classes at Sweet Briar will also mark the opening of one exhibition on campus. “We Are Sweet Briar: A Community Rises” premieres Thursday, Aug. 27, in Benedict Gallery.

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Alumnae Alliance seeks comments on proposed mission statement

| August 12, 2015

The new Alumnae Alliance has presented a proposed mission statement for comment. The deadline for submissions is Aug. 16.

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New director of media, marketing and communications is familiar face

| August 5, 2015

In July, Sweet Briar welcomed Monica Dean as director of media, marketing and communications, following Christy Jackson’s departure earlier that month.

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Tom Connors returns as VP for finance and treasurer

| August 5, 2015

Shortly after being elected to the College’s newly formed Board of Directors, Tom Connors was asked to instead serve as vice president for finance and treasurer for Sweet Briar. Connors previously held the post from 1986 to 1995.

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President appoints Nancyellen Keane VP and general counsel

President appoints Nancyellen Keane VP and general counsel

| August 4, 2015

Attorney Nancyellen Keane ’78 has been appointed vice president for administration and general counsel of Sweet Briar College.

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Interim director of campus safety named

Interim director of campus safety named

| August 4, 2015

Sweet Briar announced recently that campus safety will again be operated by the College, with Anthony Muchine as interim director. A search for a permanent director will begin shortly.

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New director of hospitality announced

| July 31, 2015

Cathy Cash Mays, who serves as catering director for Aramark, has been named director of hospitality for the College. She will begin working in her new position on Aug. 10, after Aramark’s last day of service at Sweet Briar.

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Sweet Briar announces new dean of student life

Sweet Briar announces new dean of student life

| July 28, 2015

Associate Dean of Academic Support Kelly Kraft-Meyer has been named dean of student life and academic support, according to a statement released Monday.

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