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Admissions Blog: My home away from home — Studying at Sweet Briar as an international student

December 8, 2017

Wanting to leave home and travel 8,000 miles for college cannot be a spontaneous decision. There was a lot that went into it for me. Would I get to study what I want? Would I be able to make friends?


Women veterans and Sweet Briar College: An Interview with Melanie Campbell ’06

December 6, 2017
Melanie Campbell inauguration

Enrollment of U.S. military veterans in colleges and universities around the country has been substantially increasing in recent years, and experts predict that trend will continue.


Sweet Briar’s VP for development recognized as Fundraiser of the Year

December 5, 2017
Mary Pope Hutston '83

The Piedmont Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals awarded Mary Pope Maybank Hutson ’83 one of its highest honors in November, when it recognized her as Fundraiser of the Year.


Sweet Briar engineering professor part of Fiat Chrysler team that wins Popular Science ‘Top Tech of 2017’ award

December 4, 2017
Popular Science cover and article

Sweet Briar professor T.C. Scott is part of the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles Advanced Power Train Thermal team that just won one of nine automotive 2017 top technology awards given by Popular Science magazine.


Admissions Blog: 5 things you can do right now to be ready for college

December 1, 2017
Claudia Chang in class

Your senior year of high school might feel a little frantic. But there are things you can do now to set yourself up for success — and peace of mind — before you get to college.


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