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Sweet Briar President Philip Stone and Beijing Royal School Head of School Dr. Wang Guangfa develop strategies for sharing faculty, students, ideas

April 28, 2016
Dr. Wang Guangfa at Sweet Briar

Head of Beijing Royal School Dr. Wang Guangfa traveled to Sweet Briar College to see for himself the historic 3,250 acre-campus of woods, riding trails and meadows that he learned about in China. The Beijing Royal School, the first joint venture school in Beijing, each year sends students to elite universities around the world.

President’s report from the April 21-23 board meeting

April 26, 2016

Although several items from last week’s board meeting have already been made public and posted on our website, there are a few other items that may be of interest to the Sweet Briar community.

Rachel Platten will share her fight song with Sweet Briar College as part of #CheggMusic 101 series

April 26, 2016

Sweet Briar College is the winner of a once-in-a-lifetime visit from “Stand by You” and “Fight Song” singer, Rachel Platten, through Chegg Music 101.

Girls on the Run spring Celebration 5K set for May 1

April 25, 2016

Girls on the Run of Central Virginia will hold its spring Celebration 5K race Sunday, May 1, at Sweet Briar College. Pre-race activities for the runners kick off at 12:30 p.m., followed by the start at 2.

Amid celebration of year’s successes, Sweet Briar board plans search for permanent president

April 23, 2016

Less than one year after the failed attempt to close Sweet Briar College, board members and President Phil Stone concluded their sixth on-campus board meeting and celebrated a year of achievement beyond their original expectations — as well as new opportunities and next steps.

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