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Friends of Art awards student prizes

Friends of Art awards student prizes

| April 28, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s Friends of Art has announced the recipients of the 2015 competition for FOA-sponsored prizes in studio art, writing and summer internships.

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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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Phi Beta Kappa welcomes 13 new members

Phi Beta Kappa welcomes 13 new members

| April 24, 2015

Sweet Briar College’s chapter of Phi Beta Kappa inducted 13 new members during a ceremony on Wednesday, April 22, in Pannell Gallery.

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Researchers document upsides to online forums

Researchers document upsides to online forums

| April 23, 2015

Sweet Briar assistant professor of psychology Jessica Salvatore and Louise Pendry, a psychologist at the University of Exeter in England, have published the results of a study in the journal Computers in Human Behavior.

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Senior stages original work as final project

Senior stages original work as final project

| April 16, 2015

Annabel Wallace ’15 will stage her senior-directed project “Lines” at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 24, and Saturday, April 25, in Babcock’s studio theater.

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Sweet Briar and Southern Virginia orchestras join forces

Sweet Briar and Southern Virginia orchestras join forces

| April 13, 2015

Sweet Briar musicians and singers are readying for a series of upcoming performances, including two joint appearances with the orchestra and women’s choir from Southern Virginia University

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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