Author Archive: Janika Carey
“So, I am Seth Meyers,” Seth Meyers said to an audience that needed no introduction. After all, many had voted in the Xfinity Professors of Entertainment contest to bring the SNL alumnus and host of “Late Night with Seth Meyers” to speak at Sweet Briar.
Sweet Briar College’s creative writing department will host a Student Open Mic Night from 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, in the Robertson Lounge in the Fitness and Athletics Center. The event includes refreshments and is free and open to the public.
Sweet Briar College professor of anthropology Claudia Chang and her husband, Perry Tourtellotte, are spending the fall 2015 semester excavating an Iron Age site in the Talgar region of Kazakhstan. The couple’s blog documents their scientific research and travels visually and descriptively.
Sweet Briar College will host a reading of the English translation of a one-act play in Spanish by Jorgelina Cerritos of El Salvador, “Al otro lado del mar” (“On the Other Side of the Sea”), at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, in the Browsing Room of Cochran Library.
There was, quite literally, music in the air as 28 high school women experimented with circuits at Sweet Briar’s Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend. The event drew participants from several states, including Virginia, Maryland, D.C., North Carolina and Texas.
Students in the Sweet for Schools business seminar at Sweet Briar College will host the Briar’s Fall Bucket List Festival to benefit Amherst County Public Schools from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 25, on campus.
The Sweet for Schools business seminar at Sweet Briar College will host a 5K Turkey Trot Walk/Run to benefit Amherst County Public Schools at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 7, on campus.