Huffington Post blogger Diane Propsner has written a great story spotlighting Sweet Briar’s 2015 fall Explore Engineering for High School Women program, complete with several accompanying photographs submitted by SBC student photographers.
Sweet Briar’s Land-Atmosphere Research Station, known as LARS, hums along — now with expanded capabilities and purpose thanks to a collaboration with Virginia Tech.
Sweet Briar College professor of anthropology Claudia Chang and her husband, Perry Tourtellotte, are spending the fall 2015 semester excavating an Iron Age site in the Talgar region of Kazakhstan. The couple’s blog documents their scientific research and travels visually and descriptively.
Sweet Briar College will host a reading of the English translation of a one-act play in Spanish by Jorgelina Cerritos of El Salvador, “Al otro lado del mar” (“On the Other Side of the Sea”), at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, in the Browsing Room of Cochran Library.
Sweet Briar’s Cochran Library recently partnered with the National Sporting Library and Museum in Middleburg to digitally preserve 35 mm films made by one of the central figures in the development of Sweet Briar’s storied riding program, Capt. Vladimir Littauer.
There was, quite literally, music in the air as 28 high school women experimented with circuits at Sweet Briar’s Fall 2015 Explore Engineering Weekend. The event drew participants from several states, including Virginia, Maryland, D.C., North Carolina and Texas.
Sweet Briar College’s theater department will stage Shakespeare’s comedy “Twelfth Night,” directed by Bill Kershner, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 15, through Saturday, Oct. 17, and at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18, in Murchison Lane Auditorium at Babcock Fine Arts Center.