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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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Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

| March 20, 2015

U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Wright will spearhead the 2015 Creative Writing Conference at Sweet Briar College with a reading at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Boxwood Room at the Conference Center.

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SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

| March 19, 2015

Sweet Briar College Class of 1995 graduate Harleen Singh, a professor at Brandeis University, will talk about “Women, Violence, and Modern Lives in India” at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the 1948 Theater in the Fitness and Athletics Center.

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Waxter Forum set for March 17

Waxter Forum set for March 17

| March 16, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s 2015 Julia B. Waxter Environmental Forum will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 17, in the Wailes Lounge at the Elston Inn Conference Center. The event is free and open to the public.

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Gager concert celebrates experimental music

Gager concert celebrates experimental music

| March 16, 2015

This month’s Janet Lowrey Gager Community concert at Sweet Briar will star flutist and poet Wayla Chambo, percussionist Peter Soroka and pianist and Sweet Briar College orchestra director Joshua Harris. The concert takes place at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, March 22.

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Board of directors votes to close College at the end of 2014-2015 academic year

Board of directors votes to close College at the end of 2014-2015 academic year

| March 4, 2015

On Feb. 28, 2015, the board of directors of Sweet Briar College voted to close the College as a result of insurmountable financial challenges.

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