Recent News

Alumnae return for Spring Dance Concert

Alumnae return for Spring Dance Concert

| April 10, 2015

Mark Magruder doesn’t want to belabor the likelihood that Sweet Briar College’s 2015 Spring Dance Concert will be its last, but he’s an artist who’s grounded in reality.

Continue Reading

Slow Art Day cultivates new audiences

Slow Art Day cultivates new audiences

| April 6, 2015

Sweet Briar College will join museums across the globe to celebrate Slow Art Day from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 11, in Pannell Gallery. Admission is free and open to the public. Complimentary refreshments will be provided.

Continue Reading

Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

Sweet Briar riders win third ODAC title

| April 3, 2015

Following an impressive season, Sweet Briar College riders came out on top yesterday at the 2015 Old Dominion Athletic Conference Championships at the Virginia Horse Center in Lexington.

Continue Reading

Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

Lifelike puppets astound at Babcock Season Event

| April 1, 2015

Internationally acclaimed puppeteers The Cashore Marionettes will return to Sweet Briar College with their show “Life in Motion” at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in Murchison Lane Auditorium in the Babcock Fine Arts Center.

Continue Reading

College’s Response to Troutman Sanders Letter

| March 30, 2015

On Monday, March 30, Sweet Briar College’s legal team delivered our response to the March 23 letter from Saving Sweet Briar’s legal counsel, Troutman Sanders.

Continue Reading

‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

‘Awakening’: Seniors show art works

| March 27, 2015

Sweet Briar studio art majors Hollie Halford and Chloe Bandas will open their senior art show, “Wide/Rude Awakening,” with a reception at 5 p.m., Thursday, April 2, in Babcock Gallery.

Continue Reading

Senior excited to share ‘Sweet Memories’

Senior excited to share ‘Sweet Memories’

| March 26, 2015

Sarah Capen ’15 will present her senior directorial project, “Sweet Memories,” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 28, and 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 29, in the Babcock studio theater.

Continue Reading

Sweet Briar College Statement Regarding Troutman Sanders Letter

| March 24, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s legal counsel is in receipt of the letter from the legal counsel for Saving Sweet Briar, Inc. and will respond promptly and appropriately.

Continue Reading

Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

Creative Writing Conference includes U.S. Poet Laureate, NPR host

| March 20, 2015

U.S. Poet Laureate Charles Wright will spearhead the 2015 Creative Writing Conference at Sweet Briar College with a reading at 8 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the Boxwood Room at the Conference Center.

Continue Reading

SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

SBC presents lecture on women and violence in India

| March 19, 2015

Sweet Briar College Class of 1995 graduate Harleen Singh, a professor at Brandeis University, will talk about “Women, Violence, and Modern Lives in India” at 3 p.m. Thursday, March 26, in the 1948 Theater in the Fitness and Athletics Center.

Continue Reading