Author Archive: Janika Carey
Sweet Briar College’s theater department will stage Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night,” directed by Bill Kershner, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, through Saturday, Oct. 17, and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, in Murchison Lane Auditorium at Babcock Fine Arts Center.
Three members of the Class of 2017 took advantage this summer of one of Sweet Briar’s most popular study abroad opportunities — the Virginia Program at Oxford.
The YWCA of Central Virginia’s Sexual Assault Response Program announced that it has chosen Sweet Briar House as its 2015 Landmark Holiday Ornament.
Neither the threat of rain — which had materialized sporadically throughout the morning — nor the thunderous winds that blew through the Quad could have stopped Sweet Briar College from celebrating another, once unlikely, Founders’ Day and the investiture of Phillip C. Stone as its 12th president.
On a Friday afternoon in early September, the student-run steering committee for Sweet Briar’s new leadership program CIEL met for the first time in Gray 306. CIEL stems from the French word for “sky” and stands for “creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship and leadership.”
On Tuesday, Sweet Briar College President Phil Stone spoke with National Public Radio affiliate WHRV’s Cathy Lewis on a Headlines edition of her show HearSay, a locally produced public affairs radio call-in program that discusses issues important to the Hampton Roads area.
The Margaret Jones Wyllie ’45 Engineering Program at Sweet Briar College is now taking applications for its Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend for high school girls. The event is sponsored by AREVA and will take place Friday, Oct. 16, through Saturday, Oct. 17.