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College honors staff with ROSE Awards

College honors staff with ROSE Awards

| August 29, 2013

During Sweet Briar’s 108th Opening Convocation on Wednesday, Aug. 28, the College also honored several staff members with the annual Recognition of Staff Excellence (ROSE) Award.

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Once a Junior Year girl …

Once a Junior Year girl …

| August 15, 2013

About a year ago, Mary Morris Gamble Booth ’50 made her biggest one-time contribution to Sweet Briar in 60 years of annual giving.

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Who’s new at Sweet Briar?

Who’s new at Sweet Briar?

| August 14, 2013

The Office of Alumnae and Development welcomed several new — and returning — staff members this summer.

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Marsha Horton ’76 to lead DSU’s College of Education

Marsha Horton ’76 to lead DSU’s College of Education

| August 7, 2013

Marsha Taylor Horton ’76 has been appointed interim dean of the College of Education, Health, and Public Policy at Delaware State University in Dover.

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Longtime admissions director, devoted alumna dies

Longtime admissions director, devoted alumna dies

| August 7, 2013

Sweet Briar has lost one of its most ardent advocates, who devoted much of her life to advancing the College’s mission as an alumna, longtime administrator and dear friend.

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‘Scholarship kid’ gives back

‘Scholarship kid’ gives back

| July 16, 2013

When you’re as busy as Stephanie Berger ’91, the best time to talk to anyone might be in the car. We caught up with her over the phone as she was navigating traffic en route to her Washington, D.C., office — the Hirschberg part of her company, Berger Hirschberg Strategies.

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Patton ’52 honored by Endicott College

Patton ’52 honored by Endicott College

| July 10, 2013

Endicott College in Beverly, Mass., presented Joanne Holbrook Patton ’52 with an Honorary Doctor of Humane Letters at its 73rd commencement earlier this summer.

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A little change goes a long way

A little change goes a long way

| June 14, 2013

When Frances Kirven Morse ’68 arrived at Sweet Briar, the times they were a-changin’. That was fine with the young woman from Columbus, Ga., who was always singing along to Peter, Paul and Mary, Joan Baez and Dylan.

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Litigation Counsel of America taps ’72 alumna

Litigation Counsel of America taps ’72 alumna

| June 5, 2013

Marion F. Walker ’72, an attorney of counsel with Fisher & Phillips LLP, was formally inducted into the Litigation Counsel of America at the LCA’s recent 2013 Spring Conference & Induction of Fellows.

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Alumna honored as champion of women in business

Alumna honored as champion of women in business

| May 30, 2013

Betsie Meric Gambel ’73 of Gambel Communications has been recognized as the U.S. Small Business Administration Region VI 2013 Women in Business Champion

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