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Class of 2015 graduates

Class of 2015 graduates

| May 16, 2015

Amid hugs and cheers, smiles and tears, 132 undergraduates and six graduate students walked across the stage at Sweet Briar College’s 106th — and possibly its last —commencement. Two undergraduate degrees also were awarded in absentia.

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2015 all-College awards announced at commencement

| May 16, 2015

Each year, Sweet Briar College gives special recognition to several graduating students through its all-College awards. The following recipients were honored during commencement on Saturday, May 16.

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Sweet Briar statement regarding agreement on relief from injunction order

| May 12, 2015

The College is pleased it was able to reach agreement with the Campbell plaintiffs on relief from the injunction order in that case that allows us to ensure the future of our Junior Year in France and Spain programs and the safe removal of hazardous materials from our campus.

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Response to allegations by Elliott Schuchardt, attorney

| May 5, 2015

Sweet Briar College responds to allegations by Elliott Schuchardt, attorney for Jessica Campbell et al.

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Response to Attorney General Mark Herring’s request for meeting

| April 30, 2015

We will work with the Attorney General’s office and the other parties to arrange and participate in what we hope will be a productive meeting.

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Response to April 29 ruling

| April 29, 2015

The College responded to today’s ruling by Bedford County Circuit Court Judge James Updike.

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Girls on the Run set for spring 5K

Girls on the Run set for spring 5K

| April 27, 2015

Girls on the Run of Central Virginia will hold its spring Celebration 5K race Saturday, May 2, at Sweet Briar College. Pre-race activities for the runners kick off at 8:30 a.m., followed by the start at 10.

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Response to faculty lawsuit

| April 27, 2015

Sweet Briar College was disappointed to learn late on Friday that certain members of its faculty have filed suit related to the College’s closure.

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Update on the April 15 hearing

| April 15, 2015

Today, a Virginia Circuit Court refused to stop Sweet Briar College from proceeding with its planned closure.

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Sweet Briar’s response to April 15 ruling

| April 15, 2015

We are pleased with the judge’s decision today. It was clear he carefully reviewed the law and evidence.

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