Spencer Bakich, assistant professor of international affairs at Sweet Briar College, will kick off the annual Great Decisions Lecture Series at the Lynchburg Public Library. The series is held at 3 p.m. Thursdays beginning Feb. 7 through Feb. 28 in the Community Room. Light refreshments are provided starting at 2:30 p.m. Bakich, who has expertise [...]
Sweet Briar professor of government Steve Bragaw will join anchors Noreen Turyn and Len Stevens for their live election analysis on WSET ABC-13 in Lynchburg. Local coverage begins during the 5 o’clock news on Tuesday, Nov. 6. He will also make an appearance during Monday’s 7:30 p.m. news.
Professor Stephen Bragaw has been named the Carter Glass Professor of Government at Sweet Briar College. The announcement came during the Opening Convocation of the 2011-2012 academic year on Aug. 24. Appointment to a named chair recognizes outstanding achievement and service to the academic community in teaching and research. Bragaw began teaching at Sweet Briar [...]
Sweet Briar College junior Corinne Adams of Acton, Mass., is preparing to spend her summer helping to prevent domestic violence as an intern at a women’s crisis center in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Adams, who is majoring in English and creative writing with a minor in government, won the competitive grant from the Freeman Indonesian Non-profit Internship [...]
A team of five international affairs students from Sweet Briar recently traveled to the College of William & Mary’s new Cohen Career Center to participate in a first-time event — a competitive foreign policy crisis simulation.