Author Archive: Jennifer McManamay

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Vixens lead pack in IHSA standings

Vixens lead pack in IHSA standings

| November 19, 2014

Sweet Briar’s Intercollegiate Horse Show Association team has an eight-point lead in the IHSA’s Zone 4, Region 2 standings following this weekend’s home show.

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Former professor David Johnson dies at 81

| November 19, 2014

The Sweet Briar community was saddened to learn of the death of David A. Johnson, professor of psychology emeritus, on Nov. 12, 2014.

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Girls on the Run cap weeks of training

Girls on the Run cap weeks of training

| November 19, 2014

Girls on the Run of Central Virginia returns to Sweet Briar College Saturday, Nov. 22, for one of two Celebration 5K races held each year on campus.

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Business Seminar students put hearts into work

Business Seminar students put hearts into work

| November 14, 2014

Students in Business Seminar I are beginning to tally the results of their semester-long awareness- and fundraising projects to benefit the Humane Society of Amherst County.

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Holiday Pops Concert prelude to Vespers

| November 14, 2014

Sweet Briar choir members will present an annual Holiday Pops Concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, in Memorial Chapel, followed by the College’s Christmas Vespers service at 7 p.m.

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Dance concerts wrap with one-man show

Dance concerts wrap with one-man show

| November 7, 2014

As Sweet Briar dance director Mark Magruder gears up for three back-to-back performances in November, he’s beginning to feel his 30 years of teaching dance, choreography and yoga at the College.

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Consistency puts IHSA team ahead in points

Consistency puts IHSA team ahead in points

| November 4, 2014

Sweet Briar’s Intercollegiate Horse Show Association team has finished its last two regional competitions as reserve champions, just one point behind the leaders on each occasion.

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Sweet Tones gather for reunion

Sweet Tones gather for reunion

| November 3, 2014

Twenty-five alumnae came together with 18 students for a Sweet Tones Reunion weekend Oct. 31-Nov. 2. All 43 singers lifted their voices together at Saturday night’s marquee concert in Memorial Chapel.

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Beloved library supervisor dies

Beloved library supervisor dies

| October 31, 2014

The Sweet Briar community said goodbye this week to Thelma Banks Jordan, the College’s longtime interlibrary loan supervisor, who passed away on Friday, Oct. 24.

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Webcam captures nature at work

Webcam captures nature at work

| October 22, 2014

Students in Tom O’Halloran’s Advanced Lab in Environmental Science class helped him set up a webcam on the weather tower to track phenology, which is the timing of ecological events.

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