It is with sadness that we report the death of Walter H. Brown, former chairman of the Sweet Briar College Board of Directors, honorary member of the Class of 1949 and emeritus director. He died Monday, Jan. 26, 2015.
Sweet Briar’s financial aid and academic computing offices will host Financial Aid Super Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 24 in Benedict Computer Lab
Sweet Briar choir director Marcia Thom Kaley will accompany 28 choral students to Richmond this weekend to prepare to perform in “Voices of Survival” at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, at Richmond CenterStage’s Carpenter Theatre.
On Sunday, Dec. 7, the Sweet Briar choirs and orchestra presented a Service of Nine Lessons and Carols for Christmastide in Memorial Chapel. I was honored to join Chaplain Dori Baker in presiding over the service, and I am pleased to share some highlights with you in this video.
Mary “Frère” Murchison Gornto ’69 and her daughter, Catherine Gornto Freeman ’92, make regular annual gifts to the College. Gornto believes December is a good time of year to be thinking about — and supporting — others.