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Pannell research shapes up in Burkina Faso

Pannell research shapes up in Burkina Faso

| May 13, 2015

When Holly Rueger’s plane took off for Burkina Faso in January, she had a pretty clear vision of what her Pannell project would look like. She would study nongovernmental organizations in the West African country, find out what makes them successful, and figure out how such aid programs can help — “rather than hinder” — communities.

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Tears and cheers dominate 2015 Awards Convocation

Tears and cheers dominate 2015 Awards Convocation

| May 6, 2015

As the first notes of the “Sweet Briar Song” rose from Murchison Lane’s stage and flooded its dimly lit auditorium, it was clear that this year’s Awards Convocation wasn’t going to be like any other ceremony before it.

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Honors Summer Research fellows announced

Honors Summer Research fellows announced

| May 1, 2015

Eleven Sweet Briar students have been awarded Honors Summer Research fellowships this year.

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SBC’s creative writing faculty to read at UVa

SBC’s creative writing faculty to read at UVa

| April 28, 2015

Virginia Quarterly Review will host a reading to celebrate Sweet Briar’s creative writing program and faculty at 6:30 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at the University of Virginia’s Colonnade Club in Charlottesville.

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Friends of Art awards student prizes

Friends of Art awards student prizes

| April 28, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s Friends of Art has announced the recipients of the 2015 competition for FOA-sponsored prizes in studio art, writing and summer internships.

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Phi Beta Kappa welcomes 13 new members

Phi Beta Kappa welcomes 13 new members

| April 24, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa inducted 13 new members during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 22, in Pannell Gallery.

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Senior stages original work as final project

Senior stages original work as final project

| April 16, 2015

Annabel Wallace ’15 will stage her senior-directed project “Lines” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, in Babcock’s studio theater.

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Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

| April 3, 2015

Following an impressive season, Sweet Briar College riders came out on top yesterday at the 2015 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington.

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Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

| April 1, 2015

Internationally acclaimed puppeteers The Cashore Marionettes will return to Sweet Briar College with their show “Life in Motion” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in Murchison Lane Auditorium in the Babcock Fine Arts Center.

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‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

| March 27, 2015

Sweet Briar studio art majors Hollie Halford and Chloe Bandas will open their senior art show, “Wide/Rude Awakening,” with a reception at 5 p.m., Thursday, April 2, in Babcock Gallery.

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