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Sweet Briar, Hollins exploring international education, administrative collaboration

| August 28, 2013

With the support of a grant from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, Sweet Briar College and Hollins University are exploring the possibility of collaboration between two of the nation’s leading women’s colleges.

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Pet parade and show to lend helping paw

Pet parade and show to lend helping paw

| August 8, 2013

If you have a pet, chances are there’s something about them that tugs at your heartstrings, makes you proud or makes you laugh.

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Private colleges host open houses

| July 15, 2013

Sweet Briar is one of about two dozen colleges and universities inviting high school students and their parents to participate in the 2013 Virginia Private College Week from Monday, July 29, through Friday, Aug. 3.

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Sweet Briar hosts Interlibrary Loan Forum

| July 12, 2013

Sweet Briar College will host the 15th Annual VIVA Interlibrary Loan Community Forum Friday, July 12 at the Florence Elston Inn Conference Center on campus.

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Letter from President Parker on death of Liz Wilson ’13

Letter from President Parker on death of Liz Wilson ’13

| June 13, 2013

It is with great sadness that I write to tell you of the death of Elizabeth “Liz” Wilson ’13, who in May received her Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology with minors in business and classics.

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Bakich to present at CIA roundtable

Bakich to present at CIA roundtable

| June 13, 2013

Spencer Bakich, an associate professor of international affairs at Sweet Briar College, will participate in a roundtable discussion at CIA headquarters on June 20. He will speak on his forthcoming book and its implications for the U.S. government and intelligence community.

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A bug’s life: Cicada walks reveal all

A bug’s life: Cicada walks reveal all

| May 30, 2013

Biologist Linda Fink, Duberg Professor of Ecology, will lead two walking tours and discuss the natural history of periodical cicadas for those who want to learn more about the winged insects that are visiting campus in such numbers this year.

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Endstation presents Broadway in the Blue Ridge

Endstation presents Broadway in the Blue Ridge

| May 20, 2013

Endstation Theatre Company will present its third annual Broadway in the Blue Ridge fundraiser concert at 8 p.m. Sunday, May 26, in Murchison Lane Auditorium at Sweet Briar’s Babcock Fine Arts Center.

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Class of 2013 bests Mother Nature

Class of 2013 bests Mother Nature

| May 18, 2013

Sweet Briar College’s 104th commencement exercises were held Saturday, May 18, on the College’s main quad beneath a chilly blanket of gray clouds.

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‘All-College’ honorees recognized

| May 18, 2013

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 18.

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